Local community bookstore in the Glebe, focusing on political non-fiction, best sellers, international and Canadian authors, children’s books and everything in between.
Why you'll love us
Octopus is independently owned and offers a wide selection of books for every reader. We host live events with local and touring authors. Our staff is friendly and knowledgeable and if you don’t find what you’re looking for, just ask and we’ll order it for you. Octopus Books in the Glebe is more than just a book store. It’s a community hub where you can meet your neighbours and chat about the latest true crime novel or political biography. Come in and say hi and find out why Octopus is the little bookstore that could.