Wednesday, 18 September 2013

Welcome to
  
  






4307 MAIN STREET
 ~ Main & 27th ~
VANCOUVER, BC
604-879-9676
ysbooks@hotmail.ca



 




COME IN AND BROWSE


  Hours


Monday          Closed 
(we do open some holiday mondays from 1-4pm)
  Tuesday        10:30 - 6:30
Wednesday     10:30 - 6:30
  Thursday       10:30 - 6:30
   Friday           10:30 - 6:30
   Saturday       10:30 - 6:30
   Sunday           12 - 5:30  

 ~ randomly Open Later, some nights ~


Summer Hours (June/July/Aug)

 Open till 7pm or later
most days
except Sunday and Monday




  






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EVERY TUESDAY 

10% off All Books


 
Everyday at Y's 
5 or more Books - Receive 10% off 



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 or give Trade CREDIT 
for gently used books & audiobooks

Books are bought in the last half of every month, from the 15th on. If you have more than 2 boxes, please call ahead (604-879-9676) 

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

Please note, on rare occasions, we stop buying before the end of the month, if we receive a large amount of books. If you have several boxes, we recommend calling ahead to make sure we are still buying books.

All of our buying and trading is LOCAL


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Hand Crafted Cards by Local Artists - SOLD HERE

Art Cards by Douglas Kennedy
Art Cards by Leonard Shane
Upcycled (Materials) Cards by Andrea Law
 One of a Kind CARDS (with up-cycled materials) made in-house by Pam











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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)



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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Y's Books Online


*rare, first editions and signed books among others*

Browse online titles here


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CURRENTLY ON DISPLAY

~ PAINTINGS BY LOCAL VANCOUVER ARTISTS ~


Carly Belzberg - Paintings and Mixed Media Art






Mariette Hebert - Mixed Media and Fine Art







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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

The Grind Writers Group

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


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




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