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Welcome to the Hoare House!

Since the 4 remaining Nicholas Hoare bookshops closed in orderly fashion in 2013, and your correspondent retired, we have been busily restoring our new...

The Savoy Cocktail Book by Harry Craddock

An old favourite in new guise, this durable little classic, which has never gone out of print (it was first published in 1930) remains...

To blog or not to blog? Where do we go from...

  In recent years, with much travail, we have managed to build a rather eclectic, but surprisingly successful, website. However, with our retail business now,...

A parting salute to our staff

There is a yawning gulf between bookselling and book buying - none more pronounced than at Nicholas Hoare, whose Montreal warehouse has separated the back room...

Nicholas Hoare retires

After much reflection, and forty years of service, Nicholas Hoare is retiring. Our flagship store in Toronto will close on April 1st. Until then, however,...

Nicholas Hoare: The Next Chapter

After forty years of unbroken service, Nicholas Hoare will be closing its Westmount store for good on New Year's Eve. Despite a welcome six-month reprieve, facilitated by...