Come to Reads and find that special thing that you were looking for. We have a selection of coffee and teaware in addition to unique items from local artisans.

At Reads Book Shop our bookcases and bargain tables are groaning with titles from every genre: the eclectic, the time-honored, and the hottest. If you can’t find the one you came in for, our sleuthing staff will do all they can to hunt it down and order it for you. (We’re obsessed with reading, too!) If we can’t find it we’ll try to point you to a different source. And if that does not do the trick we’ll recommend another equally enthralling read.

Relax and enjoy a variety of espresso based drinks, organic loose tea, Itallian soda or a selection of organic bold smooth or decaf filtered coffee from Equator, our local roaster. Enjoy a selection of basked items including scones, cakes, delicious squares. We also have samosas and deli salads for the savory pallet.


Nov 21 2014 - 18:00

Guy’s new book A Journey of Days Continues completes his quest to walk the entire route from France over the Pyrenees and across Spain.

Nov 29 2014 - 12:30
Meet the Author - Robert Abell Author of "Trails" and his newest book "Fireballs"
Dec 6 2014 - 12:00
You could say Brockville resident Perry Prete always works double shifts; not only is he a veteran full-time paramedic, but he moonlights as an award-winning author.



Mailing List

Join our mailing list for news, specials and event notices



135 Bridge St.
Carleton Place, ON
K7C 2V6
613 257 7323
888 81 READS


Find Us on FacebookFollow us on Twitter