8 local book stores for you to find a good read in Toronto

Nov 20 2020, 2:00 pm

Looking for some reading material? There are so many book stores all over Toronto that specialize in topics ranging from the latest must-reads to antique and out-of-print books.

To help you find your next read, here is a list of some of the best book stores to check out in Toronto.

ABC Bookstore

Rare books can be found at ABC! Boasting a wide selection of books of all genres and eras, this book store will also buy your old books off you.

Address: 662 Yonge Street

BMV Books

Two levels of floor-to-ceiling books is what BMV has to offer. With a very extensive collection on most topics, you’ll be sure to find a book that suits you and your interests.

Address: 471 Bloor Street W or 10 Edward Street

Book City

At the heart of  Greektown is Book City, well stocked with a bunch of interesting books on a diverse range of topics, as well as cards, games, and even some themed clothing items.

Address: 348 Danforth Avenue

Seekers Books

A super laid-back and well-organized book store shelving an extensive selection of both new and used books for adults and children alike.

Address: 509 Bloor Street W

Doug Miller Books

An independent used book store owned by Doug himself boasts many books and a giant lego wall! Come in and check it out while you’re looking for your next read. You can also check Doug’s website for new arrivals.

Address: 650 Bloor Street W

Balfour Books

This book shop is home to a great variety of books on several different subjects, boasting a nice collection of rare hardcover editions and antiques. They also have a great selection of art books – if that’s something you’re looking for.

Address: 468 College Street

Acadia Art & Rare Books

Pay a visit for a blast to the past! Acadia Art and Rare Books buys and sells antiquarian, out-of-print and used books. They are long-standing members of the Antiquarian Booksellers Association of Canada and guarantee the authenticity of all of their products.

Address: 232 Queen Street E

Sellers & Newel Second-Hand Books

Sellers and Newel is known for their great poetry selection! They have a large number of books for such a small shop, so you’ll definitely be able to find something that you’ll want to read.

Address: 672 College Street

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