Boston Mills Press


Boston Mills Press is Canada's foremost independent publisher of books on the Canadian lifestyle, trains, aviation, cottage country, travel, Ontario, art and antiques, and outdoor life. This was its website in the early 2000's. Content below is from 2001-2002 archived pages.

Boston Mills Press
132 Main Street
Erin, Ontario
Canada N0B 1T0

As the countdown to our spring & summer 2002 season begins, please see our 'other new titles' section below, for a complete listing of soon to be released titles!


Featured Title

Ontario's Lost Canoe Routes
Kevin Callan
Ontario's favorite canoeist is back. After ditching civilization, Kevin Callan has resurfaced with a new guide to Ontario's little known waterways!

The Toilet Papers
Wit, Wisdom & Wickedly Funny Stuff for Reading in the John
Ken Weber

Bestselling author Ken Weber presents a royal flush of arcane knowledge, mini-mysteries, bizarre believe-it-or-nots, brain teasers, and shifts of wit.


Other New Titles

Beaver Tales
Canada's Carolinian Trees
A Conspiracy of Paddlers
The Danes of Send Manor
Grand & Glorious
Hiker Mike II, Adventures Farther Afield
Locator Map
Mapping Muskoka Wild
Northern Saskatchewan Canoe Trips
Speedway to Sunshine
Trans Canada Trail Guide, Newfoundland


>Paddle Quest
Canada’s Best Canoe Routes
Alister Thomas, editor

If you liked this one, you're going to love the second installment, "A Conspiracy of Paddlers", a.k.a. Paddle Quest II. Look for it here in spring 2002! 
Gone Canoeing
Wilderness Weekends in Southern Ontario
Kevin Callan

You already have Gone Canoeing? Get lost then! with Kevin's brand new paddle guide that is. "Ontario's Lost Canoe Routes", available April 2002. 
Steel Wheels Rolling
A Personal Journey of Railroad Photography
J. Parker Lamb

Our railway series, Masters of Railroad Photography, surges forward into the diesel era with author J.Parker Lamb in the engineer's seat.

At the Controls
The Smithsonian National Air and Space Museum Book of Cockpits
Eric Long

From Kittyhawk to Cape Canaveral - see 45 of the most legendary cockpits of all time in this rare and stunning collection. 
An Illustrated History of World War II Aircraft Turrets & Gun Positions
Donald Nijboer
Photographs by Dan Patterson

All guts and no glory. This is the story of the WWII air gunner. Cramped, cold, and exposed, see the turrets that so many young men fought and died in - and imagine for a moment what it must have been like for them.

Shelter at the Shore
Boathouses of Muskoka
John de Visser &Judy Ross

An exclusive look at lakeside life and style in incomparable Muskoka.
I-75 and the 401
A Traveler's Guide Between Toronto and Miami, 2nd Edition
Christine Marks

Headed south for Spring Break? If so, don't leave home without this dashboard gem. Inside you'll discover off-the-beaten-path intrigues like: The Big Pig Jig, The World's Sexiest Zoo, and Big Bone Lick State Park... 
Bill Mason

An outstanding collection of paintings and short essays by the late Bill Mason. 
I Hate Winter
A Guide to Outdoor Play in Ontario
Sue Lebrecht

Love it or loathe it, winter is on the way - and we all have to learn to live with it. Discover 51 of Ontario's hottest cold spots. Cross-country ski, snowshoe, toboggan, skate, and hike your way towards a steaming mug of hot-chocolate.
Jean Cochrane
with photographs by Vincenzo Pietropaolo

Winner of THE ONTARIO HISTORICAL SOCIETY, FRED LANDON AWARD, for "the best book on regional history published within the past 3 years"! An in-depth look at the history and the people of Kensington.