Avenue Bookstore local delivery to the rescue!
Our delivery service is certainly proving popular! Click on our vans to go through to our website or call any of our stores if you have any questions.
Here's a few suggestions for books to cheer your day and make the most of these testing times.
Grow Fruit & Vegetables in Pots provides clear, practical information on growing fruit and vegetables in containers, whether that be a window box or a terracotta pot on a balcony .. certainly trending right now!
From the bloodwood to the breadfruit and from the cinchona to the peach, these are trees that offer not merely shelter, timber and fuel but also medicines, dyes, foods and fibres. Trees of Life is a big beautiful love letter to trees.
Plant Tribe addresses the life-changing magic of living with and caring for plants. The focus is on using plants to raise the positive energy of every room in the house and to live happily ever after with plants.
Would love to hear Kitty's take on rules for dealing with COVID-19 so hopefully that's what she's busy with right now. In the meantime her 488 Rules for Life addressed many of the major concerns with her rules on sniffing, hygiene and basic manners so read it for a laugh tempered with some sound advice!
Hugh van Cuylenburg was a primary school teacher volunteering in northern India when he had a life-changing realisation- despite the underprivileged community the children were from, they were remarkably positive. How was it that young people he knew at home, who had food, shelter, friends and a loving family, struggled with their mental health, while these kids seemed so contented and resilient? He set about finding the answer and in time came to recognise the key traits and behaviours these children possessed were gratitude, empathy and mindfulness, and so The Resilience Project began.
When Life is Not Peachy is a warm hug in book form. Claire Bowditch notes that 'Pip Lincolne is exactly the woman you want in your corner when your chips are down.' An exquisitely illustrated, gentle guide to navigating tough times, it is an ideal gift for a friend in need.
Counting down through the top ten activities which people find most restful, The Art of Rest explains why rest matters, examines the science behind the results to establish what really works and offers a roadmap for a new, more restful and balanced life.
Got to admit, our sock drawers have never looked better ... now tackle the rest of the house with the aid of the tidying guru in The Life -Changing Magic of Tidying.
Filled with exercises, worksheets, cheat sheets and other practical tools, as well as relatable personal stories to light your way, Heavily Meditated is your down-to-earth guide to meditation, and how to turn it into a habit that sticks. Meditation is one of those things that most people have MEANT to get around to ... now's the time!
We are pleased to announce that we are now offering FAST & FREE local delivery for Avenue Bookstore customers SEVEN DAYS A WEEK for a limited time only!
If you reside or work within the Avenue Bookstore TRIANGLE area*
and you are self-isolated, or are choosing not to shop in store during these challenging times, Avenue Bookstore can come to the rescue!
* Areas covered include Port Melbourne, South Melbourne, Albert Park, Richmond, Burnley,
South Yarra, Toorak, Prahran, St Kilda, East St Kilda, Caulfield, Elwood and Elsternwick
If you have any questions about Avenue Bookstore HOME DELIVERY
please give us a call during business hours.