Buy Local Books is open to the public, Monday to Friday, 11:30-4pm.

We are located on the 3rd Floor of Bankers Hall in the Dose of Happiness store.

Selling used adult books and brand new children’s books and all proceeds from support Calgary Reads

Shelf Life Books

Shelf Life Books is open 7 days a week, with a limit of 10 people in the store at a time. CONTACTLESS CURBSIDE PICK-UP and FREE LOCAL DELIVERY remain ongoing.

How to place an ORDER for CONTACTLESS CURBSIDE PICK-UP or FREE LOCAL HOME DELIVERY (some restrictions may apply):

PHONE 403-265-1033

The Next Page

Open to the Public.

Please be aware of the following when coming to our store: ⁣

– Mandatory hand sanitizarion upon entering the store; ⁣
– Keep physical distancing (2 meters/6 feet) between customers and staff at all times; ⁣
– Do not enter the store if you have been travelling within the last two weeks or have any flu-like symptoms. ⁣

Oline orders filled quickly with both store pick-up and delivery options. ⁣

A note from The Next Page:
“We trust our staff and bookstore community to follow the Alberta Health guidelines when entering our store. ⁣⁣Thank you so much for all the support you’ve shown us as we navigate a new reality. We’re excited to be able to see everyone in person again, while being safe! “

Pages Books on Kensington

The Store is now open to public browsing
Online orders are still filled quickly

Curbside pickup available
11-6 Monday – Saturday

Delivery free of charge within Calgary
(Typically within 2 days if books are in stock)

Owl’s Nest Books

Owl’s Nest Books will be re-opened to the public starting Tuesday, May 19th.
Hours of operation will continue to be:
Monday to Saturday 11am – 4pm
Sunday/Holidays Closed

For the protection of customers and staff:
– A limit of 3 customers will be allowed in the store at any time
– Customers are strongly encouraged to wear masks or face coverings
– Customers are strongly recommended to continue to take advantage of contactless curbside pickup and local delivery (FREE for orders over $35 or $5 per order) options.

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Calgary Reads?

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