Beggars Banquet Books

During COVID-19 we can:

- accept online payments via phone or email - provide contactless delivery of your books

Our inventory includes 100,000 used books and over 4000 new books.

We're working on making it all easy to shop online.

Right NOW you can browse our bookshelves and sections by clicking the link below.

If you see something you like, just call, email or message us for prices and to arrange pickup or delivery.

Payments can be made by e-transfer to or call us at 613-463-8998 for a credit card transaction.

We'll update and add photos here frequently. Note that you can browse but can't buy directly from our website yet, we're working on it.

Just call or message us to arrange pick up or delivery, to ask for suggestions or just to say hello - we miss you!

You can find out how to buy a gift certificate right here!

Mother's Day Special - purchase a gift bag with books and extra treats to make sure mom feels special, even if you can't be together this year. We'll deliver right to her doorstep for you. All details are right here.

One-stop Shopping & Free Delivery

A few Mother's Day book ideas

Fair trade organic coffee beans

Henderson Wolfe Islands Preserves

We're all adapting to new ways of doing business during the COVID-19 Pandemic. We're introducing our new video shopping service to help you at this time.

We've added shelf photos to our website so you can browse online, but if you want more details and suggestions, we can help you browse via video-chat.

Call or email us to arrange this service.


Door pick-up available or we can deliver locally free of charge, minimum order $10. We will also deliver twice a week to Kingston and Brockville, minimum order $50.

Thanks for your support to help us keep you reading and learning!

Hello readers!

We are a cozy indie bookstore nestled in Downtown Gananoque. We sell a wide range of new, gently used, and collectible books. Come by to see our well-organized sections, with something for every reader. We carry a large selection of current best sellers, new non-fiction and children's books. If your book is not in stock, we're happy to order it in for you.

We're also the home of Dragon Records, your source for vintage vinyl in excellent condition.

We carry Birch Bark Coffee Company fair trade organic coffee beans and are proud to support their program to bring clean drinking water to all Indigenous homes in Canada.

Also home to Dragon Records!

Browse our vast assortment of vintage vinyl and enjoy a cup of organic fair-trade coffee. Our records are all cleaned, tested, guaranteed and organized for easy browsing.

Top Children's Books

Books for all reading levels, curated and chosen for the youngest readers

New Canadian Reads

Authors from the true north strong and free

Contact us:

Phone #: (613) 463-8998

126 King Street East in Downtown Gananoque