Contact us

How to buy or sell our books or submit a manuscript

Send an email to:

Our mailing address in Canada is:

150 Chapel Street
Woodstock, NB E7M 1H4

In the United States:

PO Box 887
Houlton, ME 04730

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Retail Outlets

CSE books are available at
the following locations in
New Brunswick

Tidewater Books
13 Bridge St, Sackville

Westminster Books
88 York St, Fredericton

NB Museum Shop
1 Market Square, Saint John

Chapel Street Editions
150 Chapel St, Woodstock

Creek Village Gallery
119 Connell St, Woodstock

Woodstock Farm & Craft Market
220 King St, Woodstock

Connell House
128 Connell St, Woodstock

Andrew & Laura McCain Gallery
8 McCain St, Florenceville-Bristol

Next Door
2306 Route 3, Harvey Station

Guardian Pharmacy*
228 Main St, Plaster Rock

The Whale Store*
173 Water St. St. Andrews

Mystic Moons*
531 Main St, Moncton

Dr. Walter Chestnut Library*
395 Main St, Hartland

Atlantic Salmon Museum Shop*
263 Main St, Doaktown

W.W. Doak Outfitters*
331 Main St, Doaktown

*selected titles (Contact us or the location for titles available.)

Chapel Street Editions is  a non-profit publishing company founded and operated by Keith Helmuth, Ellen Helmuth, and Brendan Helmuth

Books from Chapel Street Editions are available directly from the publisher. We are a family based business and will respond promptly to your order.

Send us an email with your order details. We will respond with a total and payment information.
We accept Visa, Mastercard, American Express, Discover, e-transfer, and cheques by mail.

Our books can also be purchased through your local bookstore and can be ordered from Amazon, Indigo or other online outlets.

We encourage you to order directly from us or, alternatively, to patronize your local bookstore.

If you are a bookstore or retailer and would like to carry our books, please contact us for terms.

Our titles are not available in electronic format at this time.

If you are an author, and feel your work fits our mission, please send us a prospectus.

Our mission:

• To publish writing and art about the natural history, human history, and cultural life of the St. John River Region of New Brunswick, Canada.

• To publish books that advance an understanding of the relationship between the natural world, culture, and human stewardship of the environment.

If your manuscript falls outside the scope of this criteria, but is of similar subject or theme, we will consider it as a special project. An example being One Way Ticket.

If your work does not meet our criteria and you would like to self-publish, we can facilitate production and printing on a contract basis.

Price list

Click the title for more information about each book.

Apples on the Nashwaak

Paperback $18ca/$15us

ISBN 978-1-988299-25-9

Bright with Invisible History

Paperback $25ca/$20us

ISBN 978-1-988299-34-1

Chris in Canada

Paperback $20ca/$16us

ISBN 978-0-988299-35-8

Crow Impressions

Paperback $18ca/$15us

ISBN 978-1-988299-01-3

Daring to Hope at the Cliff's Edge

Paperback $20ca/$16us

ISBN 978-0-988299-23-5

David Cameron's Adventures

Paperback $20ca/$16us

ISBN 978-0-988299-14-3

David Cameron's Return

Paperback $20ca/$16us

ISBN 978-0-988299-15-0

Discovering the Movies in New Brunswick

Paperback $30ca/$25us

ISBN 978-0-988299-38-9

Earth Carries Spirit

Paperback $20ca/$16us

ISBN 978-0-9936725-2-1

The Faery Chronicles Book One

Paperback $30ca/$25us

ISBN 978-0-988299-18-1

The Faery Chronicles Book Two

Paperback $30ca/$25us

ISBN 978-0-988299-39-6

The Ghost of Nackawick Portage

Paperback $35ca/$28us

ISBN 978-0-9936725-8-3

in the shelter of the covered bridge

Paperback $28ca/$24us

ISBN 978-1-988299-10-5

Jimmy-Why & Noel Polchies

Paperback $20ca/$16us

ISBN 978-1-988299-02-0

Kit and the Calico Cat

Paperback $15ca/$12us

ISBN 978-1-988299-09-9

Knowing By Heart

Paperback $25ca/$20us

ISBN 978-1-988299-27-3

The Last Romantic

Hardcover $50ca/$40us  • Paperback $35ca/$28us

ISBN 978-0-9936725-6-9 / 978-0-9936725-5-2

Letters from the Future

Paperback $25ca/$20us

ISBN 978-1-988299-37-2


Paperback $30ca/$25us

ISBN 978-1-988299-32-7


One Way Ticket

Paperback $15ca/$12us

ISBN 978-0-9936725-4-5

Paths of Faith in the Landscape of Science

Paperback $18ca/$15us

ISBN 978-0-9936725-0-7

Six Salmon Rivers and Another

Paperback $25ca/$20us

ISBN 978-0-9936725-7-6

Someone Before Us

Paperback  $40ca/$32us

ISBN 978-1-988299-05-1

Song of the Reel

Paperback  $28ca/$23us

ISBN 978-1-988299-03-7

Songs of the Ancestral Home

Paperback $20ca/$16us

ISBN 978-0-9936725-1-4

Taapoategl & Pallet

Paperback $25ca/$20us

ISBN 978-1-988299-11-2

Tappan Adney and the Heritage of the
St. John River Valley

Paperback $25ca/$20us

ISBN 978-1-988299-08-2

That We Have Lived At All

Paperback $20ca/$15us

ISBN 978-1-988299-19-8

Tracking Down Ecological Guidance

Paperback $25ca/$20us

ISBN 978-0-9936725-3-8

The Translations of Valery Larbaud

Paperback $25ca/$20us

ISBN 978-0-988299-21-1

Twice to the Gallows

Paperback $25ca/$20us

ISBN 978-1-988299-24-2

Walks With A Three-Legged Cat

Paperback $25ca/$20us

ISBN 978-1-988299-26-6

What Once Was

Paperback $20ca/$16us

ISBN 978-1-988299-28-0

When Pigs Fly

Paperback $20ca/$16us

ISBN 978-1-988299-29-7

Who Are We?

Paperback $15ca/$12us

ISBN 978-1-988299-22-8

The Wisdom of Beauty

Paperback $15ca/$12us

ISBN 978-1-988299-17-4

within easy reach

Paperback $25ca/$20us

ISBN 978-0-998299-00-6

The Woodcarver and the Bears

Paperback $25ca/$20us

ISBN 978-1-988299-33-4

Amounts are in Canadian / US dollars and do not reflect the prices charged by other vendors.