We have huge selection of Just-Like-New books, categorized and ready to enjoy… Thousands of authors: general fiction, bestsellers, Canadiana, classic literature, local and Manitoba authors, thriller/mystery/crime/suspense, westerns, romances, philosophy, politics, world and natural history, travel, art and everything in-between.
Count on Lucky Stone Books to complete your series or introduce you to impressive and life-changing stories! Stock rotates often, so pop in regularly.
“You may have tangible wealth untold;
Caskets of jewels and coffers of gold.
Richer than I you can never be.
I had a mother who read to me.” ― Strickland Gillian.
Baby It’s Cold Outside!We still have a large selection of puzzles with an assortment of sizes (500 – 1000) and images: animals, outdoor, sentimental, fantasy, abstract and more! Lucky Stone Books also offers shape puzzles with beautiful scenes. Puzzles are a satisfying way to spend your time indoors, so visit us today and find the perfect puzzle. Who cares about the weather?
Gorgeous Lantern/WarmerElectric 3 touch lantern by Scentchips that also can be used as a warmer/melter for wax melts from The Hartmont Candle Company. The choice is yours. Three levels of light from low nightlight to bright. All levels melt our soy wax melts and release lovely scent into your room. These are so pretty and practical! A perfect gift along with some melts, or a treat for your own home. Each lantern comes with 2 bulbs and one glass cup that holds the wax melt on in the interior of the lantern if desired. See all the designs available at Hartmont.com
I Love to Read SeasonEveryone recognizes February as “I Love To Read” month; at Lucky Stone Books, we’re kicking off “I Love to Read” Season in January. It’s freezing cold and we’re under Pandemic restrictions (staying home, limiting contacts) — but no need to limit your contact with BOOKS! If there is a series that has seemed like too much of a commitment, NOW is the time to dig in! Commit to reading every day, and I promise that your mood will improve. Don’t let the outside world weigh you down — it’s I Love to Read Season @LuckyStoneBooks . .
Lucky Stone Books will not be buying or trading books with private sellers for the foreseeable future!As we enter the Winter season, please note that we will no longer be buying any titles from individuals. We encourage you to donate your gently used books to charity. But don’t worry — we have thousands of quality titles to keep readers happy, and fresh stock arriving weekly.
Everyone Loves Mordens’Everyone appreciates good chocolate! Maybe you didn’t get enough treats during the holiday season? Mordens’ Chocolates are a family tradition, handcrafted in Winnipeg since 1959. As a family-owned and operated business, Mordens’ prides themselves in selecting premium ingredients and producing the finest chocolates and confections. The packaging is gorgeous and the treats inside are delicious. Treat yourself or someone you love to Mordens’ at Lucky Stone Books!
Find a series to get excited about!Winter is coming! Check out some book reviews and recommendations on your favourite reading sites and apps and dig into a series. There’s comfort in settling into a group of characters, familiar settings with changing plots and new conflicts. And with a series, you won’t run out of books anytime soon! I highly recommend Robert Galbraith’s CB Strike series (it’s actually JK Rowling), The No. 1 Ladies Detective series, Kate Mortons’ books, Patrick Taylor’s Country Doctor, the James Patterson Murder Club, Preston & Child, or the Ken Follett trilogies…just to name a few!
Arts and crafts are a timeless, challenging and enjoyable way to entertain yourself and family members. We offer high-quality art materials for experts and beginners including acrylic and watercolour paints, mediums, a variety of papers, quality brushes and much more.
Check out our selection of colouring books and paint-by-number kits. The arts create wellness in our day-to-day lives by helping us process our lives individually and allowing us to communicate from afar, generating positivity, appreciation and hope. Visit or call Lucky Stone Books today for an ever-changing selection of art supplies, paint-by-number and DIY craft kits.
The Hartmont Candle Company offers hand painted, hand poured 100% soy candles. Hartmont Candles are hand-poured by Lana right here in Gimli! Lucky Stone Books carry two sizes, large for $30 (10 oz./80 hour burn) and medium for $25 (5 oz./45 hour burn).
Curl up with a good book and let these scents and glow help you relax: Beach Bum, Beachwood & Vetiver, Blue Hawaiian, Crackling Firewood (#1 seller), Roasted Coffee , Watermelon Iced Tea, Raspberry Lemonade, Ginger Lime, Fresh Rain, Sage Lemongrass, Lavender Mist , Satsuma Guava. Lucky Stone Books also offers Melt Packages (2 oz./6 for$6) in a variety of scents, as well as Tealights, 10 per package for $17.50. Visit www.hartmont.com
Tea is the new wine! If you haven’t had loose tea for awhile, it’s time to indulge. Tea is an affordable and enjoyable ritual allowing you to unwind and decompress.
Hotcups Canada is a family owned tea and beverage company. We have 100s of premium teas procured from farmers across the world, with wide variety of black, fruit, herbal, floral, white and green tea. Lucky Stone Books will offer a variety of tea flavours along with Matcha and Messy Hot Chocolate. If you are new to loose tea, we have infusers and infuser tea pots ready for you! Hotcups Tea comes in sweet 50g tins ($10) and will make an affordable and appreciated gift! Visit www.hotcups.ca
If you haven’t played a board game in awhile, this time of “staying at home” is the perfect opportunity to play! Board games just keep getting better, so discover a family favourite today. It’s also a chance for folks to unplug and generate some excitement and enjoyment off-screen.
Board games and puzzles fill your family time with challenging fun. No matter what the weather, this is the perfect time for “game on” with your household. Visit or call Lucky Stone Books today for an ever-changing selection of games and puzzles.
There has been a used bookstore on Centre Street in Gimli since 1996, first as Pages, then as Up a Stump and Man Cave, and now Lucky Stone Books. The stored is owned and operated by Kristine Dubois, one of Manitoba’s all-time book lovers!
“I’m a resident of Lake Forest and have been an Art, Media and English high school teacher in Gimli since 2013,” says Kristine. “You may have met me at Arnes Farmers’ Market, where I’ve been finding the perfect book for folks for the last four years.”
Lucky Stone Books has the largest selection of quality used books in the Interlake, all catalogued and ready to enjoy! Additionally, the store sells:
Payment information: We accept cash, debit, Visa, MasterCard and American Express.
Order policy: We take orders through email and phone for curbside pickup
COVID disclaimer: Safety first! We will be following all Provincial Health Orders, Masks required, hand sanitizer available.
Lucky Stone Books is pleased to announce our store will be a UPS Access Point®. We’re a secure, convenient location for pre-paid drop off and pick up of your UPS packages. This will save you a trip to Winnipeg for drop-off and is perfect for customers who prefer to pick up their packages at a convenient neighbourhood location with flexible hours rather than home delivery.
Life isn’t meant to be lived waiting for packages. Send yours to Lucky Stone Books, a UPS Access Point® location, and collect them when it suits your schedule. You’ll know that your package is secure and waiting to be picked up during weekends and early evening hours, so you won’t have to rush.
Here’s what you need to know: