Celebrate Independents!

Canmore's most extensive and eclectic bookstore, Cafe Books has a wide range of titles including new releases in fiction, current affairs, local guidebooks and a large children and young adult section. Cafe Books is proud to host regular author events by both local and international writers. In our warm and relaxing atmosphere, you will also find a selection of jewelry, pottery and artwork by Canadian artists. We sell antiques and architectural salvage. Thank you for supporting your locally owned independent bookstore! Joy, Jocey, Nina, Jenni, and Amelyn.

Open Everyday 

We are open 9:30- 9pm



Tearoom and used books

Our Cozy Cafe and Reading Room
Open 9:30- 8pm every day

Discover our world of adventure and imagination ! Browse our large selection of used books ,...Read more

Book Signing with Dale Leckie

Saturday July 22 2017, 1-3pm
Cafe Books


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Book Signing Ray Fauteux-Seniors on the Move

Saturday July 15
Cafe Books


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The Baker's Daughter - Sarah McCoy

cafe Books Tea room

We will meet Sarah McCoy via Sykpe

author of The MapMaker's Children,The Baker's daughter...Read more

Letters to the Lost - Iona Grey

to be arranged
Cafe Books

Sykpe event agreed date to be announced !




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Book Signing Lee Cardwell

Sat July 29 12-3pm
Cafe Books - book signing


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