About Turning the Tide

Open now for over ten years, Turning the Tide is Saskatoon's best-known and best-established independent bookstore, offering a selection of fiction and poetry, and a plethora of non-fiction books on current events, sustainable living, and generally making the world a better place. Read more about us…

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What's New at the Store

Turning the Tide Announces Regina Satellite Store!

December 5th, 2016

Hey Regina! Turning the Tide is opening a satellite store in your town! Our official opening day is Thursday, December 8! Come and browse a selection of our favourite books and bestsellers, conveniently co-located at 2035 Osler St. with Come Clean Laundromat (just off Victoria Ave. behind Italian Star Deli). You can also browse and search […]

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Turning the Tide’s Online Bookstore Launch & Sale!

November 18th, 2016

After over a decade of scheming, false starts, headaches, procrastination and finally execution, we present to you the new Turning the Tide Online Store! We are celebrating our launch with a big sale online and in store with at least 20% OFF all titles from November 18-23! Browse over 2,700 titles that we carry at the shop plus search for and special order over 4,000,000 titles that are available through our suppliers.

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Book Launch Event: Watching Wildlife in Prince Albert National Park

November 3rd, 2016

What animals do you usually see in Prince Albert National Park? Deer, Elk, Red Fox, Loon, Beaver, Red Squirrel, maybe a black bear if you are lucky. David Henry’s new book, Watching Wildlife in Prince Albert National Park, opens up the world of each of these animals for your understanding and enjoyment.

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News and Events for September 2016

September 5th, 2016

Quick Links New Release Books | Featured Titles | Upcoming Events Featured titles      (click on thumbnails to view) New Release Books A selection of new arrivals at Turning the Tide for the Month of September.     (click on thumbnails to view) Events: With our new location at 615 Main St. and partnership with The Stand Community Organizing Centre, Turning the Tide […]

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Katy Bowman Book Signing and Q & A – Saturday, Sept. 17

August 15th, 2016

  We are very excited to announce the Saskatoon appearance of Nutritious Movement founder and bestselling author Katy Bowman! Saturday, September 17 – 5:00pm Q & A Session – Brainsport Community Room – 616 10th Street East Book Signing – Turning the Tide Bookstore – 615 Main St (across the alley from Brainsport) Seating is limited […]

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New Books

The Nest
Labour of Liberation, A
Zero K
And the Weak Suffer What They Must?
Mexican Hooker #1

New DVDs

99 Homes
Notorious C.H.O.
Winter Sleep
Veronica Mars
The Black Panthers: Vanguard of the Revolution