Open for instore, curbside and home delivery: Mon to Sat 10 to 5 | Click for more info.

We're Hiring

The crew here at Attic Books is looking for a new member. If you donโ€™t know about us, Attic Books is a large second-hand bookstore run by a team of friendly, reliable, kind and hardworking people, located at the heart of London, Ontario in the Downtown core.

The position would be part time (2-3 days per week).

Deadline to apply is Saturday, June 25th, 2022.

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Hiring Part-time. Application due June 25th, 2022

Care Package Ideas for the Bibliophiles in your life

For the Reader

Each package includes:
5 books* of your chosen genre. Card from one of the fabulous Canadian card companies we carry. Inscribe it with heartfelt words to go with your gift of books or keep it blank.


For the Snail Mailer

5 cards*
collection of unused vintage Canadian stamps (total face value $10)

Send a smile across the miles (kilometers ๐Ÿ˜‰)

*May not be cards show in picture and stamp packages all vary

Add On a Magnetic Bookmark to your BLCP

These beautiful designed magnetic bookmarks from Crafted Van are the perfect addition to your bookstack. Treasured images and they stay in place, so you can also come back to your book and pick up where you left off.

Featured Author

Jean Little

Jean Little (January 2, 1932 - April 6, 2020) was a beloved Canadian chilrden's author. Known for her classic titles "From Anna", "Mama's Going to buy You a Mockingbird" and various stories she wrote for the Dear Canada series. In addition to being a writer, she taught children's literature at Guelph University.
The following collection cantains signed copies, short stories and even some from her preson collections.
For other non-collectible titles, contact the store and we can let you know what we have.

Cozy Literature Reads

Looking for a particular title?
Call the store (519-432-7277) or use our request form and we can check our shelves and backstock.

More categories with new arrivals

Welcome to Attic Books

We have three floors of books, maps, prints, paper collectibles, such as ephemera and postcards, and eccentric antiques that appeal to readers, scholars and seasoned collectors alike. The atmosphere is spacious, bright and relaxed, not to mention architecturally beautiful, with its original tin ceilings, hardwood maple floors and all the charisma of a century building. This, along with the help of our friendly and knowledgeable staff, will ensure that every visit to Attic Books will be memorable.

240 Dundas Street
London, Ontario
N6A 1H3

Open for in-store browsing.
We can also assist with questions via phone, email or DM to Instagram, Twitter and Facebook @atticbooksca
Mon-Sat 10-5


Other options:
Curbside pickup, Home Delivery (London, Ontario) or via Canada Post

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