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, Amelyn and Louise.

Open Everyday 

We are open 9:30- 7pm



Tearoom and used books

Our Cozy Cafe and Reading Room
Open 9:30- 7pm every day

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

We made a list! Chatelaine's 'One of the Dreamiest bookstores in Canada!'

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Information for Self Published Authors

We congratulate you on this accomplishment! We are currently recieving an unprecedented number...Read more

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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