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Holly Dressel
Paperback | May 2010
in store $22.95
You Are the Earth
Kathy Vanderlinden
Paperback | Aug 2010
in store $22.95
Letters to My Grandchildren
David Suzuki
Hardcover | May 2015
in store $27.95
The Sacred Balance
David Suzuki
Paperback | Aug 2007
in store $22.95
The Big Picture
David Suzuki
Paperback | Apr 2009
in store $24.95
Legacy, The
Margaret Atwood
Paperback | Aug 2011
in store $17.95
Peace Out
Charles Wilkinson
Hardcover | Jan 2015
in store $24.95
Inhabiting Eden
Patricia K Tull
Paperback | Dec 2013
in store $22.00
Early Spring
Amy Seidl
Paperback | Mar 2010
in store $18.95
Fletcher Harper
Paperback | Mar 2015
in store $25.50

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Welcome to Grand River Bookstore

Grand River Spiritual and Educational resources is located at the Five Oaks Centre ( of the United Church of Canada. Programs are offered at Five Oaks for both lay and ministry personnel. Or, visit Five Oaks for your own personal retreat!

We specialize in books which support spiritual development, creative expression, personal development, leadership and change, therapeutic touch, congregational, clergy and worship resources, children’s literature, social justice, and special resources for most Five Oaks programs. We also have a variety of CDs, journals, greeting cards, fair trade products and much more! We serve as the United Church of Canada’s AVEL outlet – Audio Visual Educational Library – if you’re not already a member of this unique library service, ask us about joining or visit the AVEL website. (  We are proud to offer our AVEL Resource Catalogue and ordering system ONLINE! . Visit our new AVEL website today, set up your account and begin borrowing from the great selection of A/V titles! 

We celebrate that many of our customers tell us there are books available here they don’t find anywhere else. We welcome any feedback about your online shopping experience with us.

To Search for Books
Search for books of interest by keyword, title, author, ISBN, or publisher. You can tell what we have in stock, what we have on order, or what we can quickly obtain. Click on book covers for more information about a book.

To Order Online
To order books from our webstore simply create an account, select titles, and proceed to checkout. In-stock items will be reserved for purchase. Titles not currently stocked will be special ordered. We will send you an e-mail confirmation of your order, and will notify you when your books are ready for pick up. We will also ship your order directly to you for a small additional charge.

Thank you for visiting Grand River Bookstore online.

Visit us soon at Five Oaks Centre:

Monday – Friday 9 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Saturday – 10 a.m. – 2 p.m.