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TOPO MAPS ARE HERE!!

TOPO MAPS ARE HERE!!

We have received our first order of LINZ Topographic maps for Queenstown and surrounding areas, including Milford Sound.  All maps retail for $9 and if we don't have it, we can order it with an expected delivery time of less than a week.  We stock both Topo50 and Topo250. This is in response to customer requests, so we're glad we can now meet this demand. We will be selling them online shortly, but in the meantime, please get in touch and let us know what you are looking for.

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Happy New Year!!

Summer holidays are in full swing in Queenstown and we hope that everyone is managing to find some time to sit down with a good book? There is a high demand for classic stories to be taken tramping and we have discovered that Agatha Christie titles are our most popular rentals! We managed to get through a couple of books over Christmas and even tried out some new genres. We're excited for the year ahead and the store is looking great after a big tidy up.  The website is in much better order, just those pesky Science Fiction and Fantasy titles...

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It's that time of year!!

It's that time of year!!

Not only is Christmas fast approaching, but also our owner's birthday!  It's a big one this year, so keep an eye out for special offers. We have book bundles made up so you can shop fast and we can gift wrap your purchases for you.  We also have some lovely rare books, perfect for that hard to buy for relative with the unusual hobby! Just think - once you've finished your present buying, you can sit back and relax...   See you soon.  

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Welcome to our new owners.

Welcome to our new owners.

Well, at long last, our new owners have taken over and are feeling excited to carry on the wonderful work done by Lydia over the past few years. Over the next few months, we hope you will notice a few improvements, but if there is anything you would like to see in store, be it stock or services offered, please get in touch. We will kick off our newsletter soon, please e mail us to be included. See you soon! Gail and Simon  

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