Book Bucks

Buy Books. Change Lives.

Your purchase of “Book Bucks” allows us to immediately impact the lives of young readers in Calgary and surrounding communities, and you to save up for a big book purchase or gift the joy of reading!

Ways to Use Book Bucks:

  1. Save them for our next CBC Calgary Reads BIG BOOK SALE
  2. Use them at the Children’s Reading Place, and Reads.Ink locations at Bankers Hall and the Kahanoff Centre
  3. COMING SOON: use them on

Disclaimers & Conditions

Book Bucks are redeemable for Cash Value. Please treat them like cash, too; don’t lose them! A $5.00 replacement fee will be charged to reclaim any lost Book Buck IDs.

Book Bucks can be redeemed at physical Calgary Reads locations (the Kahanoff Centre, Bankers Hall, and the Children’s Reading Place) as well as digitally (at

Book Bucks cannot be redeemed for memberships or services.

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