Where we are
The press and the printshop are located in lovely Tors Cove, Newfoundland and Labrador. Take Highway 10 South from St. John's.
We’re just down Cove Road, on the right hand side.
How to contact us
You can reach us by phone, email or snail mail.
phone: 709-334-3239 / 709-691-1317
snail mail: Running the Goat, General Delivery, Tors Cove, NL A0A 4A0
How to visit
As of March 27th, Running the Goat's printshop will be open to the public Thursdays thru Sundays from 1 to 5. Otherwise by chance or appointment. Drop-by visitors are warmly welcomed. Longer summer hours will begin following the May long weekend, if health guidelines allow.
Visitors are required to wear masks, and will be asked to use hand sanitizer before touching anything in the shop. The number of visitors in the shop will be limited to facilitate physical distancing.
Tours of the press room will be available on a limited basis.
Purchasing at the printshop
The printshop features all Running the Goat titles currently in print, as well as letterpress-printed materials from local printers, a thoughtfully curated selection of books for adults, and exceptional children's literature.
We also offer a fine array of prints from local printmakers, audio books from a local audio-book publisher, and a small selection of local pottery.
We accept cash, VISA, MasterCard, Debit (tap enabled), and e-transfer.
The printshop is now online at: www.torscovebooks.com
Online purchases available for pickup or local delivery!
Many Running the Goat publications can be found in craft and specialty stores across the island of Newfoundland. Contact the press to inquire if the books are available in your area.
Running the Goat’s trade publications are distributed by Nimbus Publishing in Canada, and can be found at, or special ordered through, independent bookstores across the country. Independent bookstores are essential for the health of our literary culture and for informed thought; support the ones in your community!
Interested in carrying Running the Goat publications in your shop?
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