Chapters chain bookstores stock current titles but seem to be phasing out books in favor of -- what else? -- gifts and gewgaws.
From the few times that I've purchased a book from here, I've enjoyed the experience through and through. The little random knick knacks and journals on the bottom floor are a great gift/stocking stuffer idea. In particular though, I LOVE the Local Interest section! It's got a wide variety of books to help one learn more about the city in which they're situated! Going to be very sad when it... more
Hear the closing day is coming to near sometime in June but they will still have downtown location.. Rumour is they will swap spaces with sports check... I will miss chapters :(
I love this Chapters. It's is by far my favorite in Vancouver. I know where every section is and I can find the books I look for (or more often than not: don't look for but eventually end up buying) very quickly.
People are always willing to help you find what you are looking for if they see you with a lost face and if not they enjoy you read and look for the books yourself.
And it always... more
Located in the heart of the city, Chapters is a bibliophile's dream. The bookstore is a part of the popular chain of bookstore in Canada and sells everything a book lover can dream of. The store has a large collection of books covering every genre under the sun. Check-out their shelves for fiction, non-fiction, special kids section and much more. The store also sells bargain and rare books, so... more
This bookstore is the perfect place to grab a travel book or any additional local information you may need to supplement your itinerary. The store has many locations, and all are extremely popular.