A Boutique Online Bookstore Delivering Excellent Fiction
Right To Your Door

Briny Books provides an expertly curated selection of fiction that’s just far enough off the beaten track—but not so far that these books won’t read up a delight.

Our titles are fresh, provocative, and bursting with life, the kinds of books that will make you sit up and pay attention, and be reminded of why you fell in love with reading in the first place. Learn more about us…


Our Fall 2019 Selections

western alienation book

The Western Alienation Merit Badge

Set in Calgary in 1982, during the recession that arrived on the heels of Canada’s National Energy Program… Learn More

The lost sister

The Lost Sister

Partially inspired by the real-life experiences of a former resident of the Nova Scotia Home for Colored Children… Learn More

All that belongs

All That Belongs

Catherine, an archivist, has spent decades conserving the pasts of others, only to find her own resurfacing… Learn More

Books from Summer 2019

Summer 2019

Explore titles from our Summer 2019 Selection. Learn More


Our one-of-a-kind partnership between writer Kerry Clare and the award-winning Blue Heron Books of Uxbridge, ON, is focused on extraordinary Canadian fiction published by Canadian independent presses, so that you can be certain that you are getting a terrific book with our selections—and you will also be using your power as a consumer to support local literary culture.

And even better? When you purchase from our site, you’re supporting a Canadian independent bookseller as well, and for a limited time, you’ll be rewarded for that support with FREE DELIVERY! (Learn more about how Free Delivery worked with our summer selections.)