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Classic Canadian Rockies photo book now available in paperback!See more
Award-winning, Canmore-based nature photographer John Marriott's photo books of the Canadian Rockies are classic travel keepsakes to the area. He has just released his most popular photo book, Canadian Rockies: Banff, Jasper & Beyond, in a new, small-format paperback edition, perfectly-sized for suitcase travellers and with a lower retail price of $16.95.

Reading in the Rockies reviews ... A Great Reckoning!See more
Welcome to another guest book review, from local book reviewer, Reading in the Rockies! We'll be posting her reviews on our Book Reviews page, to help you and your staff learn more about the books we're carrying.

In this edition, she's reviewing A Great Reckoning, the twelfth novel in beloved Canadian mystery writer Louise Penny's Chief Inspector Gamache series.


⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐ 5/5
Note:  This review does NOT contain spoiler alerts or plot summaries.

The question I am asked the most often about Louise Penny’s books is whether I would recommend reading them in order.  I struggle with this question because I often read an author’s books in the order in which she wrote them, even stand-alone novels. Louise Penny’s books all form the Chief Inspector Armand Gamache series; thus, I insist even moreso on reading them in order.  [continue reading] 

New Canadian Rockies Annual is here!See more
Banff-based publisher Crowfoot Media has just launched the fourth volume of their gorgeous Canadian Rockies Annual magazine, and it looks to be their strongest yet. Featuring full-colour photography from Bryce Brown and Paul Zizka, among others, this important local magazine takes the reader on a journey through the Canadian Rockies’ cultural landscape, and delves into the dynamic forces that impact our lives in the mountains. Now available from Alpine Book Peddlers!

As Above, So Below - Now available in Canada!See more
Internationally known climber and author Chris Kalman presents As Above, So Below: A Climbing Story. This gorgeously produced, pocket-sized climbing novella was shortlisted for the 2018 Banff Mountain Book Competition Award for Mountain Fiction. The little gem of a book, with its classic cloth binding and gold foil titling, is now available in Canada for the first time, through Alpine Book Peddlers.