Category: This Just In

Bush Flying Captured Vol. 2

(photo credit: Rich Hulina) Have an airplane fanatic on your Christmas list? We have just got in the perfect gift: Rich Hulina’s second fabulous collection of airplane photographs, Bush Flying Captured. I don’t know how he achieves the clarity he does in his mid-air… Continue Reading “Bush Flying Captured Vol. 2”

Scoring Brownie Points

It doesn’t take much to be on our preferred customers list… Just bring us a few treats now and again! (Bonnie’s going to see this and wish she had been in today… Never mind, Bonnie. Stella helped me eat those Nutella laced shortbread cookies.… Continue Reading “Scoring Brownie Points”

More Reading In!

We’ve got all kinds of new and new to us books in today, and more to come through the week. Check out our ‘New Arrivals’ table as you walk into our brick and mortar shop for the most recent additions to our book stock.… Continue Reading “More Reading In!”

Back in Stock!

Kathy Gilbertson’s Adventures with Fluff, a delightful picture book about a kitten who loves sharing the imaginative adventures of its little girl, is back on the shelves again. If you’re looking for a Christmas or Birthday gift for a child aged 3-7, this is… Continue Reading “Back in Stock!”

New Artist at the Gallery!

We’ve added a new artist to Darlington Gallery’s roster. Keep an eye on our Artist Profiles page for more about Debby Ropp. In the meantime, here’s an overview of the cards and watercolours we have available for sale now.

Behind the Scenes at the Bookshop

I got some antique bindings in today. Since I’m alone at the shop, people coming in get to see some of the normally behind-the-scenes work I do. In order to keep the bindings clean and supple on leather-bound books, I try to nourish and… Continue Reading “Behind the Scenes at the Bookshop”

A-Sailing We Will Go!

New arrivals today: Patrick O’Brian hoard – the paperbacks are like new, but the two hard cover titles are a bit the worse for wear (priced accordingly) Stuart King’s Lake of the Woods History and Heritage (been out of this one for a while…)… Continue Reading “A-Sailing We Will Go!”

More Great Reads in for a Rainy Weekend…

Don’t cringe at the forecast. Here are at least forty reasons to take a leaf out of our friendly Crane’s book:  Stay in and READ!

Help!

There’s a lady in that room, and … she’s got a doggie in her purse!

Beginner’s Luck – J. J. Wlodarek

New on the shelf today, Kenora author J. J. Wlodarek’s first novel, and the first in his new fantasy series Killing Crows: Beginner’s Luck. I think I’m going to celebrate my first weekend of the Autumn season by reading it, so watch for the… Continue Reading “Beginner’s Luck – J. J. Wlodarek”