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5 Secondhand Bookstores in Halifax That Are Every Book Lover’s Dream

With all the amazing options in town, it’s no wonder that Halifax is filled with bookworms! Not only do book-lovers get to choose from reading at the the award-winning Halifax Central Library and a wonderful variety of locally owned bookstores, the city is also home to some stellar secondhand bookstores!

If you’re a reader in search of a long-lost favorite book, a rare publication, or just looking for some charming and quirky shops to add to your Halifax to-do list, read on for our list of the BEST secondhand bookstores in the Halifax region:

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TOP 5 Places in Halifax to Find Locally-Made Gifts

Finding the perfect gift can certainly be stressful, no matter the occasion. Holidays, birthdays, weddings and baby showers can be difficult to decide exactly what to bring. Fortunately, Halifax is home to plenty of amazing independent retailers that offer unique alternatives to mass-produced products that can often found online or in larger shopping centres.

Save yourself some time and stress and check out this list of the Halifax region’s best places to purchase locally-crafted gifts.

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Where to Find Perfect Secret Santa Gifts in Halifax

The nights are getting longer, the days chillier, and the shopping malls much busier – all signs point to the holidays fast approaching! For many of us this means that it’s time to start gift shopping for friends, family, and of course the beloved (and occasionally stressful) Secret Santa exchange.

The great thing about holiday shopping is that it can be a great excuse to spend a day or a weekend around the city, enjoying the local retailers and larger shopping centres that make Halifax such a great shopping destination. And lucky for you, we can help you find the perfect gift for ANYONE on your list – including your Secret Santa recipient!

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