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Books to Cozy Up With This Winter

Published Dec 9, 2019
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Winter is the perfect time to cozy up with a good book.

Edmonton is filled with great places to find new, used, and rare books - and it has a wonderful library system. If you're looking for your next read, check out our reading suggestions. 

Books to buy new: 

  • Waiting for Tom Hanks is Kerry Winfrey's first romantic comedy. This humorous story is about a rom-com fanatic who's waiting for her leading man. This fun novel is available at Audrey's Books, just around the corner from our El Mirador apartments

  • The Dreamers by Karen Thomson Walker is a mystery about an epidemic spreading across a Southern California town that traps people in a dream state. This intriguing story can be found at Chapters in the Southpoint Plaza, a short drive from our Blue Quill Villas

  • Cozy by Isabel Gillies is a perfect winter read about what it means to feel cozy as you navigate the world. Find it at Coles in the Londonderry Mall, minutes from our Cedar Peaks apartments

  • The Family Upstairs by Lisa Jewell is a gripping story of a young woman who uncovers more than she bargained for when searching for answers about her past. Pick it up at Coles just minutes from Millbourne Mews.

Classic used books:

Browse Wee Book Inn, The Bookseller, and The Bookworm for these and other timeless used books.


Cozy reads to borrow:

  • Saving Meghan by Daniel Palmer is a gripping story of a mother's drive to save her child. 

  • The Friend Zone by Abby Jimenez is a hilarious and heartwarming romantic comedy. 

  • Winter Garden by Kristin Hannah is a captivating story of one woman's journey to discover the truth. 

The Edmonton Public Library has 22 branches throughout the city for book borrowing and digital services for borrowing ebooks.

Books transport you to another place and time, which can help many people cope with the coldest, dreariest days of winter. So, grab a book, cozy up, and enjoy reading in your Edmonton apartment.