We were passing by this store on the first of many resto stops on a Sunday and decided to dip in. Obviously wasn't planning on buying anything but the set-up is too enticing! They know just how to position books and which ones to order. I wouldn't call their selection extensive or esoteric - but it's a good store if you don't know what to pick up and are looking for something with an... more
Definitely a great place to go for a signing or speaking event. I went to Johann Hari speaking event and not only enjoyed the talk (fyi he should definitely do a TED talk) and loved the vibe the store provided. It's warm, cozy, and the staff is very friendly. Will definitely be coming back.
Once I get through the 26 or so books in piles on my dresser, waiting to be read, this will be my new favorite bookstore.
Oh nuts to that ... it's my favorite now! Let others sing its praises; let's just say it's not Chapters or Indigo .... !
A much loved bookstore by the locals, Ben McNally Books is treat for book lovers. It houses a wide collection of books from different genres and has beautiful interiors. The store is known for housing rare books and not just any other best seller which is easily available anywhere. So, if you are looking out for some unique collections, Ben McNally Books is the place to be! For more details,... more
Downtown bookstore with comfy leather armchairs and elegant wood fixtures. Hands-on proprietor Ben McNally is happy to help customers with their selections. Pick up impressive hardcover coffee-table books and browse the well-stocked collection of history, biographies and fiction available at this upscale biblio-boutique. Mon.-Sat.