Nanaimo Books & Maps
Vancouver Island's specialist comic and gaming store, Curious Comics, is the place to get the latest from Marvel, DC, Dark Horse, SLG, Viz, ADV Films, White Wolf, WizKids and more.
For rare reads visit Bygone Books in their heritage building on Commercial Street. They have an intriguing collection of antiquarian books, pocket books, fine out of print and used books.
Located in central Nanaimo, on Nicol Street, Arbutus Books offers a wide and diverse selection of used and rare books.
This independent bookstore carries an extensive selection of new books, including bestsellers, children's books, travel, computer manuals, maps, arts, hobbies and self help. Special orders are welcome. The store is located in Port Place Shopping Centre.
Find the latest bestsellers and popular classics at Bestsellers Bookstore. This store has a large selection of new and used books. Bestsellers is located in the heart of downtown Nanaimo, on Commercial Street.
The Book Store on Bastion Street
The shelves of this heritage-building bookstore are filled with literature from all genres, including children’s', fiction and travel books. Storytelling and author readings are regular events.
This popular book chain offers a world of new paperback and hard cover books in all genres. From latest bestsellers to classic favourites, cookbooks to children's books, magazines to gifts, Chapters has it all.
Good Old Book Exchange
At the Good Old Book Exchange customers will find a wide selection of quality new and pre-loved books, including antiquarian and collectors items. In addition to buying, selling and trading books, this store also provides photocopying, fax, laminating, passport photos, mail box rental, dry cleaning and laundry services.
This large book retailer offers the latest selection of best-sellers, classics, fiction and non-fiction books, magazines and stationary.
Clifford's Wake Books
Come and relax with a good book and a cup of locally roasted coffee. Clifford's Wake Books offers a wide variety of pre-loved books and new books from local authors. The store is very centrally located on Victoria Crescent.