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The Ballad of Songbirds and Snakes (A Hunger Games Novel)
Suzanne Collins
Hardcover | May 2020
on order $36.99
(releases May 19 2020)
The Mirror & the Light
Hilary Mantel
Paperback | Mar 2020
on order $26.99
(releases Mar 10 2020)
The Glass Hotel
Emily St John Mandel
Paperback | Mar 2020
on order $24.99
(releases Mar 24 2020)
Rowley Jefferson's Awesome Friendly Adventure
Jeff Kinney
Hardcover | Apr 2020
on order $17.99
(releases Apr 7 2020)

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Laughing Oyster Bookshop

Laughing Oyster Bookshop  Courtenay BC
Welcome to your independent community bookstore.

Laughing Oyster Bookshop is located in the heart of Downtown Courtenay. Our experienced staff can help you find new books that inspire, inform, entertain or transport you to  new worlds.  Select from classic favourites to new releases, award winners and reviewers' choices.  If your choice is not among the 10,000 titles on our shelves, we will gladly special order.  
Visit Us In-Store Monday Through Saturday
9:30am to 5:30pm

Or online 24/7 at

Closed All Statutory Holidays

Early closing  February 22, 2020
We will be closing at 5:00 pm tonight so that we can
participate in the
Coldest Night of the Year
Fundraising Walk
Upcoming Author Events

WHEN: February 19th, 2020
Freedom to Read Week
February 23 – 29, 2020

GG-Nominated Author Brian Harvey
Friday March 06 | 2:00PM - 3:30PM

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2018 Laughing Oyster Bookclub Picks

Every year our staff make some recommendations from the many books we are reading - a few titles that we think will make for good discussion within your bookclub.  We hope you will enjoy some of these books as much as we have and look forward to chatting with you about your favourite new reads!

To view our recent picks, please click here.
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