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 starting May 2:  9:30-9 pm

Tearoom and used books

Our Cozy Cafe and Reading Room
Open 9:30- 7pm Sun - Thurs and 9.pm Sat Friday and Saturday

Discover our world of adventure and imagination ! Browse our large selection of used books , enjoy a treat from Le Fournil Bakery or a cupcake...Read more

Everyone to Skis- Skiing in Russia and the Rise of the Soviet Biathlon

Feb 6th 3-6pm
Cafe Books

Book Signing and meet the author

William D Frank lectures in History and Humanities at the University of central Washington.

He...Read more

The Three Sisters Bar & Hotel

March 11th 12pm - 1.30 pm
Signing at cafe Books


Katheriine will ba at the store to sign her new book - Katherine divides her time between Toronto and Canmore This fictional bookis set...Read more

Stop Dreaming - Start Travelling

March 12th 1-4 pm
cafe Books - book signing

The Ultimate guide to travelling more and spending less

Come down and meet Russell Hannon on Saturday 12 th March at 1-4 .Russell is an...Read more

En Vino Novellus

Thursday March 24th 7pm
Rose and Crown

This years line up 

Above the Reich - David Chaundy-Smart

A jazz guide to Banff - Mike Lauchlan

Nuptse and Lhotse go to...Read more

Finding Hope - Colleen Nelson

1st April 2-4pm
cafe Books - book signing

We are pleasede to welcome Colleen Nelson to the store to sign her latest book Finding Hope. This book was on teh Wordfest Youth list for...Read more

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