Welcome to The Nautical Mind Bookstore
An independent bookstore and chart agency, The Nautical Mind has been delivering personal and professional service from our storefront in Toronto Harbour since 1980, and from nauticalmind.com since 1995. Our clients range from dinghy sailors on Georgian Bay to cargo vessel captains in Hong Kong, while our staff includes seasoned tug, tall ship, and yacht crew. The selection of marine books and charts we carry is unmatched — if you need any information on ships or the sea, we’ll send it your way—quickly, reliably, seven days a week.
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We’re looking for a few hands to help out at the Toronto Boat Show this year, January 17th to 28th. Experience or interest in any/all of: boats, retail, books, or boat shows a plus. Please contact Ross or Dorothy with a resume by email, phone, or in person. email@example.com 416-203-1163 249 Queen’s Quay W
Kimberley Jordan Reeman is the widow of the late Douglas Reeman (aka Alexander “Bolitho” Kent), and an author in her own right. She has recently published her first novel, Coronach and writes a blog. She has contributed the following portrait of his relationship with Canada. The Honorary Canadian It was June 12, 1944, and […]
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