As we all #stayhomeandread this spring, local bookstores and publishers have special offers available to help you while away the hours. Indie bookstores are offering online shopping paired with curb-side pick-up or delivery, and more people are reading and listening to books in digital forms. From eBook packages to bundles of educational material for kids to calming downloadable colouring sheets, we’ll keep this list up to date with reading material for all ages, in whichever form you prefer.
Boularderie Island Press
$2.99 eShots: “eShots are like eBooks – just shorter. If you’re looking for something bigger than a breadbox but smaller than a… then eShots are for you. Novellas, short stories, novel excerpts, and non-fiction.” Buy them here.
Nova Scotia DIY Special: Save 21% and get free shipping when you buy the essential cooking, foraging, and growing your own food easy to use Nova Scotia-specific guides: Get the deal here.
4 Book Package: 20% off and free shipping when you bundle Atlantic Gardening, Wildflowers and Ferns NFLD, Trees & Shrubs of NL, Favourite Perennials of Atlantic Canada. Get the deal here.
Newfoundland Book Package: 20% off and free shipping when you bundle Edible Plants of Newfoundland, Newfoundland Gardening, Birds of Newfoundland. Get the deal here.
Bouton d’or Acadie
Free shipping and a special offer: 3 books, small surprises and a bonus book for $30, taxes included. Choose 3 books from this selection and call (506) 382-1367 or email firstname.lastname@example.org to order.
Nous proposons la livraison gratuite et une offre spéciale: 3 livres + des petites surprises et un livre boni pour 30$, taxes incluses. Choisissez 3 livres parmi la sélection ici et on s’occupe du reste. Commandes: (506) 382-1367 / email@example.com
50% of all products (print and digital) until April 30. Use promo code READATHOME: breakwaterbooks.com
Chocolate River Publishing
Staying home with kids? The Stay Home Bundle includes 3 picture books and 3 novels with activity suggestions (and activity sheets available for download) at a reduced price ($50 vs $76.90), available from Tidewater books through online orders and safe drop deliveries if you’re in the Sackville, NB area. You can also order from chocolateriver.ca.
Free shipping plus a free surprise backlist title with all orders, until the last Canadian province lifts its state of emergency: Get the deal here.
20% off until May 15: Use the code mayday20, and 20% from every sale is being donated to Mutual Aid Society Winnipeg, a volunteer-based, grassroots network that delivers essential supplies to those in need: fernwoodpublishing.ca
Spotlight books of the day for $5.00 and eBook of the day for $4.99– check their Facebook page for each day’s spotlight and eBook feature facebook.com/flankerpress/
Save 20% on online orders, with code ReadOn2020: formac.ca
Goose Lane Editions
50% off all eBooks and free shipping on orders over $25.00: gooselane.com
Special Mother’s Day Collection 20& off. Use code MOM20: gooselane.com/collections/mothers-day
Open Up and Explore: 20% off books about the great outdoors with the discount code EXPLORE20
Pay What You Can eBooks. All eBooks on invisiblepublishing.com are PWYC and 100% of proceeds go to the authors. No promo code needed: invisiblepublishing.com
50% off your order, delivered direct to your door. ISER books are continuing to work on their upcoming titles from home and look forward to sharing them with you! The online bookstore is shipping books once per week. Use code 2020 at the checkout to get 50% off. Get the deal here.
New World Publishing
FREE SHIPPING for all books in Canada ordered on newworldpublishing.com or by calling the TOLL FREE number 1-877-211-3334
Free shipping on orders over $50. Use coupon code NIMSHIP50 at checkout! nimbus.ca
Running the Goat Books & Broadsides
– Free shipping in Canada on all print titles
– 25% off Dave Paddon’s books this April, so you can get a bit of foolishness into your house while we’re all at home. Use the promo code PAD25 at checkout
– Under $10 audiobooks! 3 brand new audiobooks, each under $10.00
20% off online orders with Code ISOLSS20: sspub.ca