COVID-19: Shop hours and regulations; Free local delvery; curbside pickup

August 2020

We are open Monday to Saturday 11-3, and by appointment. 

-we are wearing masks and encourage you to do the same.

-hand sanitizer is available at the entry and exit.

-no-contact payment is preferred.

-high touch surfaces are regularly disinfected.

-proximity and occupancy rules enforced.

-customers and staff will be refused entry if ill.

We continue to offer curbside pickup and free local delivery (within 15 driving minutes, on orders of a reasonable value i.e. please be kind and don’t ask us to drive for an hour to deliver a $10 book), with delivery available at cost everywhere else in the world.

To search our stock or browse our catalogues, click here ; to browse recent acquisitions, click hereNote that prices on the website appear in USD but books under $50 will be charged at par when ordered directly by a Canadian. GST will be applied to Canadian purchases.

If you prefer to directly communicate your choices and have us calculate your total in advance, you are welcome to contact us directly by phone, (204-947-5931), email ( or DM (IG @bison_books).

If you’d like to browse but don’t know where to start, we are happy to make recommendations and/or send a variety of suggestions.

Payment is accepted via credit card, or Paypal or e-transfer to

Wishing you health and well-being.



(204) 947-5931


We are a small used bookstore located in the heart of downtown Winnipeg. We feature an eclectic and well curated stock of over 20,000 titles across a whole range of genres.

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