Find Your Happy Place

A world-famous, locally-owned and operated secondhand bookstore / café, book club, Spanish lessons and occasionally kittens (please call ahead). We are open regular hours, no appointment necessary.


A Cozy Bookstore and Coffee Shop in Upper Tantallon, NS

We have over 9,000 pre-loved books in all categories for sale.Whether you are a reader, a coffee klatcher, a crazy cat lover, a visitor to beautiful Nova Scotia, or all of the above, Otis & Clementine’s is your dream come true.Since 2011, our bookshop outside Halifax, Nova Scotia has been keeping books out of landfills, to helping build a sustainable community, and to providing exceptional service to our customers.We work with the rescue group South Paw Conservation NS to foster kittens and cats in a safe, temporary environment. One of our jobs as a foster is to socialize the cats so they will make great companions. We are happy to report we have homed 100% of the cats we have fostered, starting in May 2019.As seen on:Bored Panda, Travel & Leisure, Business Insider

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