Wednesday, 18 September 2013

Welcome to
  
  







4307 MAIN STREET
 ~ Main & 27th ~
Vancouver, BC
604-879-9676

ysbooks@hotmail.ca



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Y's Books turns 4 (Summer 2017)

THANK YOU for 4 awesome years of books and community. We look forward to serving you for more years to come!




COME IN & BROWSE



Tues - Sat:  10:30am - 6:30pm

Sunday:  12pm - 5:30pm

Monday:  Closed





Summer Hours (June/July/Aug)
 Open Tuesday - Friday
 till 7PM or later




Open some Holiday Mondays 1-4pm
(see Twitter for details)
 ~ Randomly Open Late some nights ~








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EVERY TUESDAY 
10% Off All Books




 10% off always
when buying Five or more Books



Thank you for supporting your local used bookstore!



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We carry good quality used books in many subjects, including:
Buddhism
Eastern Spirituality / Philosophy
Shamanism
Metaphysical
Spirituality
Self-Help
Alternative Health / Nutrition
BodyMind / Yoga
General Fiction
Local & Canadian Authors
Awarding Winning Authors
Classics
Graphic Novels
First Nations
BC and Local Interest/History

Philosophy
Sociology
Psychology
Political Science
Theology
Christianity
Cookbooks
Kids books
Young Adult
Parenting
Knitting & Crafting

Art & Art History
Art Instruction
Poetry (incl. Local Poetry)
Theatre / Plays
Film / Performing Arts
Photography
Gardening
Natural History
Field Guides
Travel Guides & Travel Writing
Biographies / Autobiographies
Memoirs
History
Science

AudioBooks
French (and other) Language Books

... & MORE!



We buy Books
in the last half of every month
from the 15th through to the 30th.


No appointment needed with 
less than 2 boxes.
Any time or day (between the 15 - 30th)


There is no back door access, 
sorry for any inconvenience.

We don't by musty, smokey or wet books,
textbooks, magazines, or readers digest, nor hardcover fiction (unless a newly released sought-after title or older classic).

We do buy newer titles & older classics in good condition in a wide range of subjects from Art Books to Kidsbooks and of course, Literature.



All of our buying and trading
 is LOCAL


Local ART CARDS and Hand Crafted CARDS
SOLD HERE


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LOCAL VANCOUVER AUTHORS (New Books)

Kate Sutherland - Make Light Work (Self-Help) ($13.95)
                                           Make Light Work in Groups (Self-Help) ($19.95) 
                        to Social Responsibility (Business Guide) ($19.95) 
Ernie Sunndwn Shergold - Hitching with Dog (Memoir) ($10)
Trevor Marc Hughes - Nearly 40 on the 37 (BC Motorcycle Travel) ($18.95) 
AK White - No Reason To Stay (Novel, set in the Kootenays) ($21)    
Gordon A. Bailey  The Jagged Cup & The Prayer Book Cowboy (Tom Severn      Mystery Novels, set in Vancouver) ($14.95 ea.) (Pender Island Author) 
Parameters Architecture is (Abstract Kerouac-esque Writings) 
Dan Propp - Through the Sunshine (Memoir, Gibsons, BC) ($6), 3 Stories (Short Stories) ($9)
Roman Vladimir Skulski - For King and Empire (Memoir) ($13.95)
Christopher Nowlin - Tough Tiddlywicks (Crime Novel) ($24.99)
Wade Compton - The Outer Harbour, Stories ($16.95)
Taylore Daniel - The Lazy Woman's Guide to Yoga ($14.99)



LOCAL POETRY

D.A. Kelorii - Meanderings and Lost...Things ($12) 
Seda Unlucay - Release ($14)
Bonnie Nish - Love and Bones (14.95)
Michael Szasz - Diamonds on Main Street ($12) A Mystery in Verse



LOCAL KIDSBOOKS

Seda Unlucay Upside Down World ($9.95) 
Susan K. Forest - The Indigo Queen ($10)
Paul  Bjarnason & Rosa Bjarnason Kontogianni - Missy's Midnight Caper ($14)
Nadia Goldman - Cinderella's Daughter & the Magic of the Angelfish (27.99) Hardcover
Jenny Skulski - Party Animals ($7)
Aften LaRae Thiessen - The Stork and The Sparrow ($25) Hardcover

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CURRENTLY ON DISPLAY

~ PAINTINGS BY LOCAL VANCOUVER ARTISTS ~



DOUGLAS KENNEDY
Vancouver Scenes

Oil on Canvas
& Watercolor














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Press

Y's Books in WE Vancouver - September 24th, 2013

Glasscity.ca - July 11th, 2014

Y's Books In Ming Pao Daily News - May 8th, 2014
(in Chinese)

(Highlighting a Local Author)

Active Fiction Project filmed in store

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LOCAL LITERARY LINKS

A Most Agreeable Place: 

History of Booksellers and Stationers in British Columbia

http://www.agreeableplace.com/links-to-more-bookishness/

The Grind Writers Group

The Vancouver Writers Fest BOOK NEWS
http://writersfest.bc.ca/newsletter/latest


Federation of BC Writers
http://bcwriters.ca/




The Y's Cat named Shmi