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Lonely Hearts Hotel by Heather O'Neill Set in Montreal and New York between the wars, a spellbinding story about two orphans whose unusual magnetism and talent allow them to imagine a sensational future, from the bestselling, two-time Scotiabank Giller Prize-shortlisted author.
The Age of Anger by Pankaj Mishra One of our most important public intellectuals reveals the hidden history of our current global crisis
Insane Clown President by Matt Taibbi In twenty-five pieces from Rolling Stone—plus two original essays—Matt Taibbi tells the story of Western civilization’s very own train wreck, from its tragicomic beginnings to its apocalyptic conclusion.
The Evenings by Gerard Reve THE FIRST ENGLISH TRANSLATION OF A POSTWAR MASTERPIECE 'I work in an office. I take cards out of a file. Once I have taken them out, I put them back in again. That is it.'
The Strays by Emily Bitto For readers of Atonement, a hauntingly powerful story about the fierce friendship between three sisters and their friend as they grow up on the outskirts of their parents' wild and bohemian artistic lives.

Rewards Program

Whepb_friendn you drop in, join our Book Points Reward Program.  It‘s results in 10% off all your books and it only takes a minute to join.

With every dollar you spend (except books on sale), you receive 10 points.  Once you have collected 1000 points (or spent $100) you will own a ten dollar credit in the store. Use it immediately or continue letting it accrue for a special purchase later on.

Just register your name and phone number once. Then every time you come in we will remind you and the points will be added to your account. When you have spent $100 our computer flags your total and you can redeem it right then or save it for future use. Is also prints up on the bottom of your sales receipt so you know just where you stand. The information you give us is private and never sold or sent forward. It’s a loyalty program that counts on everything in the store except sale items.

It’s us rewarding you for rewarding us with your business.



New in Paper

Unbroken Furiously
Hidden Figures Nightfall

News and Events

Wednesday, February 22nd - Dennis McConaghy

 Join us on Wednesday, February 22nd  as we welcome Dennis McConaghy and his new book Dysfunction

Dennis will be in the store from 7 to 9p.m. to discuss the book and sign copies.

Canada Reads

Perfect Books has a good supply of all five titles but they disappear quickly. Call or email to reserve your copies. Check out the shortlist here.



Contact Us

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