About our Store
The Second Story Books
The Second Story Books is a general used book store that sells used, out-of-print, and remaindered books as well as new books pertaining to the Canadian Rockies.
We opened for business in 1998 and have been selling new and used books online since then. We have over 40,000 used books and carry hundreds of new titles.
Our books are listed with biblio.com who are the major sources for buyers and sellers of used books on the Internet.
We stock new books from all of the major publishers producing books and other items about the Canadian Rockies. If you want more information about a specific book we have listed it is available from the publisher's online catalog. Simply find the publisher's name in the book description, return to this page and click on the appropriate link below.
Writing for Kids Canmore authors Carol McTavish and Lori Nunn publish children's books with an environmental theme.
Gem Trek Whether you're driving, hiking or biking in the Canadian Rockies, a Gem Trek map-guide will take you where you want to go.
Rocky Mountain Books Rocky Mountain Books specializes in publishing guidebooks to the Canadian Rockies and books about mountain culture.
Lone Pine Publishing Our interests in nature, outdoor recreation and popular history led us to publish titles of local relevance to enrich our appreciation of who we are as a people and a place.
Heritage House Heritage books celebrate the pioneer spirit and colorful history of western Canada. They also publish recreational guides, nature books, and an assortment of special interest titles.
Elaho Publishing Elaho Publishing Corporation specializes in the publication and distribution of guidebooks and related products for rockclimbers and mountaineers, centred on western Canada. The company is based in Squamish, British Columbia, Canada.
hikingcamping.com Publishes camping and hiking guidebooks for Alberta and British Columbia. Located in Canmore, Alberta, Canada.
Fifth House Fifth House publishes both fiction and history about Western Canada. It is growing into one of Canada's major publishers from its base in Calgary.
Summerthought Publishing Based in Banff, Canada, we are a vibrant, proudly independent publisher producing hiking, travel, photography, and history books that we believe in and that we think readers will enjoy.
Kelowna Rock Publishers of the new Kelowna Rock Climbing and Bouldering guide. The web site has lots of additional information.