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Book wormWelcome to Hidden Gems Bookstore

"The Smallest Bookstore still contains More IDEAS OF WORTH than have been presented in the Entire History of Television"  Andrew Ross

Hidden Gems Bookstore:
'Treasures For Your Mind' 

 
 We are a gently used bookstore but do carry a variety of new books (as mentioned below and listed on the book list section); as well as locally made greeting cards; postcards; and bookmarks, etc.

 


   New Store Hours and Days:

 

  Open: Tues-Sat   10-4pm. Closed Sunday & Mondays.


  BC Restart-Step 3:

 

Starting July 1st, 2021:

 

                       -Masks are no longer mandatory but

recommended.

                

                   -If showing signs of illness or not feeling well

please do not come into the store.

 

                   -Hand sanitizer is available.

 

July 2021:  Number 6 of Whitewater Cookbook-Together

Again has now arrived.

                    

 June 2021: New Books

 

'Let's Go Biking-Okanagan and Beyond' by Colleen

Macdonald

 

Kamloops Backcountry Hikes Vol 2 (including

Shuswap) by Al & Mairi Budreau

 

'The Bushman's Lair-on the Trail of the Fugitive of the

Shuswap' by Paul McKendrick

 

'Crossing the Divide-discovering a wilderness Ethic in

Canada's Northern Rockies' by Wayne Sawchuk'

 

'Railway Nation-Tales of Canadian Pacific' by David 

Lawrence Jones

 

'Poachers, Polluters & Politics-A Fishery Officer's Career' by

Randy Nelson.

  
  Books: We welcome people to keep bringing their books in for Credit; we carry a variety of new and used books. We also bring special books into the store: The beautifully illustrated 'Princess Bride'; Nancy Tillman books and the latest popular authors. If you don't see what you are looking for ask us and we can order it in for you.

 
  Thank you to all the customers who have reviewed our business on 'google my business': wonderful kind words-we appreciate your support, suggestions and business.

Thank you to Erica Lahoda for updating our website--we are in our 11th year of business and thought it time to update the site.  (Erica had been one of the original people to create our website back in 2009.) Let us know what you think of the updated site.

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You can order by calling us and providing a credit card number on all our Local, BC and Other Canadian Authors Books that we highlight on our website. We also sell and mail out books we have in the store, but are not listed.   When you hit the book button tab listed above, you will see further information.
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For those readers interested in sharing their love of books  with others, we offer a Credit & Buy Options.
Check it out under the SERVICES tab at the top of the page.

**** Gift Certificates Available*******

STORE HOURS:

TUESDAY-SATURDAY:  10 AM-4:00 PM

Closed Sundays, Mondays and Holidays

STORE LOCATION:

We can be found at 331 (D) Alexander St NE,
Downtown Salmon Arm, Right Beside the Shuswap Pie Company

250-833-0011

 

Hidden Gems Bookstore now has a Facebook Page and a Fan Base has already started. 

"Bookstores are my favorite places. They're like wonderland. Endless goodies. A Candy Shop for the mind."
- Shannon McKenna

Designed & Developed By: Erica Lahoda Web Girl