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Something Wiki

Something Wiki

by Suzanne Sutherland
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Something Wiki

by Suzanne Sutherland

Butterflies Don't Lie

Tough Case

Tough Case

by David S. Craig
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Tough Case

by David S. Craig
The Green Man

The Green Man

by Michael Bedard
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The Green Man

by Michael Bedard
Since You've Been Gone

Since You've Been Gone

by Mary Jennifer Payne
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Since You've Been Gone

New Order

New Order

by Max Turner
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New Order

by Max Turner
Rachel's Hope

Rachel's Hope

by Shelly Sanders
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Rachel's Hope

by Shelly Sanders

Playing With Matches

by Suri Rosen
Walking Home

Walking Home

A Pilgrimage from Humbled to Healed
by Sonia Choquette
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Walking Home

by Sonia Choquette

The Patron Saint of Stanley Park

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Ann Douglas: A Short History of Parental Guilt

[January 23, 2015] | By [Kerry Clare]

Today’s parenting experts are less likely to point the finger of blame than parenting pundits of yesteryear.

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Book Cover Owl and the Japanese Circus

Kristi Charish: Canadian Sci-Fi/Fantasy

[January 22, 2015] | By [Kerry Clare]

The author of Owl and the Japanese Circus on the Canadian sci-fi/fantasy scene. 

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Book Cover Duncan's Way

Notes From a Children's Librarian: Newfoundland Books

[January 20, 2015] | By [Kerry Clare]

Our Children's Librarian columnist, Julie Booker, brings us a new view from the stacks every month.

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Book Cover Beyond the Pale

Most Anticipated: 2015 Non-Fiction Spring Preview

[January 19, 2015] | By [Kerry Clare]

Some amazing non-fiction books are coming your way in Spring 2015. 

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Book Cover Blown Red

Susan Philpott: New Beginnings and Radical Change

[January 15, 2015] | By [Kerry Clare]

A list of harrowing and inspirational reads selected by the author of the new novel, Blown Red

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Quick Hits: Funny, Moving, and Everything In Between

Quick Hits: Funny, Moving, and Everything In Between

[January 14, 2015] | By [Kiley Turner]

In Quick Hits, a new 49th Shelf series, we look through our stacks to bring you books that, when they were published, el …

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Book Cover Circle of Stones

Most Anticipated: 2015 Fiction Spring Preview

[January 12, 2015] | By [Kerry Clare]

January is a fine time for looking ahead, and for scoping out the scene on the forthcoming reading year. Spoiler: it's g …

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Grace O'Malley

Ken McGoogan on Grace O'Malley: Pirate Queen and True Canadian

[January 9, 2015] | By [Kerry Clare]

Why does Canadian history insist on finishing at the Atlantic Ocean? Ken McGoogan argues that it doesn't, and that Scott …

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Middle Grade? Young Adult? New Adult? HELP

[January 8, 2015] | By [Kerry Clare]

Suzanne Sutherland, launching her new middle grade novel, Something Wiki, breaks down the tricky distinctions between ge …

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The Interruption: Sean Cranbury Interviews Kaleigh Trace

The Interruption: Sean Cranbury Interviews Kaleigh Trace

[January 6, 2015] | By [Sean Cranbury]

Sean Cranbury chats with Kaleigh Trace, author of Hot, Wet, and Shaking: How I Learned to Talk About Sex.

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