Wednesday, 18 September 2013

Welcome to


  

Est. 2013
  








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


ysbooks@hotmail.ca



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for news, incoming books & bookish quotes










Come In & Browse



Tues - Sat   10:30 - 6:30

Sunday     12 - 5:30

Monday    CLOSED






Randomly open late some nights
and some holiday mondays






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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


Buddhism
Yoga
Metaphysical
Spirituality
Self-Help
Health & Wellness

General Fiction
Local & Canadian Authors
Awarding Winning Authors
Classics
Graphic Novels

First Nations
BC and Local Interest/History

Philosophy
Sociology
Psychology
Political Science
Theology

Art
Poetry
(incl. Local Poetry)
Plays
Film
Photography

Natural History
Field Guides

Memoirs
History
Science

Cookbooks
Kids books


French (& other) Language Books





BOOK BUYING

We buy books in the last half of the month,
from the 15th through to the 30th


Less than 2 boxes? No appointment needed.
More than 2 boxes? Please call ahead, thank you!
604-879-9676


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


We don't buy musty, smokey or wet books,
textbooks, magazines, reader's digest or
encyclopedias, nor most hardcover fiction 
(except newly released sought-after titles 
or older classics) 


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.

We pay a percentage of our estimated selling price,
from a quarter to half.



All of our buying & trading is
LOCAL
Y's Books buys from the local community only!






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)
Taylore Daniel - The Lazy Woman's Guide to Yoga ($14.99)



LOCAL POETRY

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



LOCAL KIDSBOOKS

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
Rae Mate (Illustrator) - Crocs at Work ($16) Hardcover





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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/











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