Profits from Canterbury Books benefit St. John’s outreach ministries close to home and around the world! A unique book and gift shop located inside St. John’s Episcopal Church, Canterbury carries a selection of fiction, non-fiction and religious books with a focus on local authors and special discount for book clubs. Besides books, the shop carries gift items, cards, baby gifts, accessories and jewelry. Purchases can be personalized with embossed graphics stationery, our monograming service and book engraving. We offer free gift wrapping too! Please think about us first when you shop for books and gifts.
Canterbury also hosts periodic Book and Author events, with readings, signings and receptions in St. John's parish hall.
Book clubs receive a 20 percent discount for orders.
Volunteers keep the shop hopping! (Contact Helen Hill, manager, if you're interested in helping in the shop.)
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday: 10 a.m.-2 p.m.
Wednesday: 10 a.m.-6 p.m.
You can find us on Facebook and Instagram!