News & Media

Looking for Used Books in Canmore?

In late June 2013, floods affected many businesses and residences in Canmore, including Second Story Books, a popular used bookstore and one of our oldest vendors. The store never reopened. Recently, Joy McLean of nearby Café Books leased a small space across the...

Canadian Rockies Facebook page

In conjunction with Alberta Images and Mooseprint Media, Summerthought has created a Facebook page. We don't have any reason to post on a daily basis, but if something interesting is happening in the Canadian Rockies we'll keep you posted. The page is at...

The Demise of Second Story Books

Flooding has claimed one of our oldest vendors, Second Story Books in Canmore. At this point, the store's future is uncertain, but we hope Heath and her staff all the best.

Far & Wide book review

Thanks to the Rocky Mountain Outlook for reviewing Far & Wide, which highlights the very best places to visit across Canada. It was published by Frommer's, but one of the contributing authors was our own Andrew Hempstead, who gets a plug (along with Summerthought...

Canadian Rockies Wildlife for Kids review

Quill & Quire calls Wayne Lynch's Canadian Rockies Wildlife for Kids a “winning reference for middle-grade readers.