Located at 398 Baker Street
in Nelson, BC V1L 4H5
Toll free 1-800-841-8275
Nelson’s independent, locally owned book store, OTTER BOOKS is situated right in the heart of downtown at 398 Baker Street. We aim to provide a warm, inviting atmosphere, a remarkable cross section of the most wonderful books, and the best possible service. If we don’t have what you’re looking for, we will special order it for you, FAST!
OTTER BOOKS offers customers the most comprehensive range of “Kootenay authored” and local interest books. The owner Letty Bartels, an avid reader and supporter of local arts & culture, takes pride in representing Kootenay writers and illustrators, making the local talent available to Kootenay residents and tourists alike.
Every year Otter Books produces the dazzling West Kootenay Scenic Calendar, featuring local photographers, a great gift for friends and relatives!
The core of OTTER BOOK’S inventory is comprised of high calibre fiction, highlighting international and Canadian authors. Current affairs, environment, science and history are well represented. Visitors will also find a broad cross section of “how to”, metaphysical, philosophical, self-help, poetry, art related, and spiritual books, as well as a good selection of children’s novels and picture books. Looking for beautiful journals, calendars and cards? Tarot cards, magazines? We have them! OTTER BOOKS delivers excellent customer service and offers fast and efficient custom orders. OTTER BOOKS has it all and invites you to come on by soon to meet us and browse the shelves.
Looking forward to meeting you are Catherine, Letty (owner), Samara and Heidi !