Five shops for those seeking a good read in Halifax.
Woozles, Birmingham Street: Canada’s oldest bookstore for children; classic picture books, educational volumes, movies, music, toys and games aplenty.
Maps & More, Lower Water Street: City maps, travel guides, road atlases, nautical charts, travel accessories and reference books.
Venus Envy, Barrington Street: Education-oriented bookstore and sex shop; feminist, queer and left-leaning books and magazines in many genres.
Atlantic News, Morris Street: Magazines and newspapers from around the globe; same-day editions of 400 newspapers from over 60 countries printed on site.
Veritas Catholic Books, Barrington Street: Books and devotional items from the Catholic tradition; books by recent popes, literary fiction on religious topics, prayer books, religious art and more.