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Pages Books on Kensington

The Store is closed to public browsing but Online Sales are Available!
Online orders are filled quickly — usually within 24 hours.

Curbside pickup available
11-6 Weekdays, 11-3 Saturdays
Just give us a knock or a wave!

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

The Next Page

The Next Page knows books can be a comfort and a way to stay hopeful, so they are offering free deliveries to folks in the Calgary area until further notice. Please note that any orders placed on the weekend will be delivered on Monday during store hours.

In order to enter your shipping address, or to pay for books online, you will have to create an account on our website, or you can always call the store at 403-452-6550 to process over-the-phone payments.

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

See website for full safety measures

Shelf Life Books

At this time, Shelf Life Books is closed to the public for browsing, but are processing ONLINE, PHONE + EMAIL orders for contactless CURBSIDE PICK-UP or FREE LOCAL HOME DELIVERY(some zone restrictions may apply) from Mondays to Saturdays, 11-4.

Want to buy books from

Calgary Reads?

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