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Each week on the 49th Shelf homepage, we highlight new releases. We also make theme-based lists and showcase lists from guest contributors and 49th Shelf members. This page archives these selections so they are always available to our members.

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New Fiction for the week of July 21st : Women's Lives
Arresting Hope

Arresting Hope

Women Taking Action in Prison Inside Out
edition:Paperback
tagged : criminology
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One Kind Word

One Kind Word

Women Share their Abortion Experiences
edition:Paperback
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Drink

Drink

The Intimate Relationship Between Women And Alcohol
edition:Paperback
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Corridor Talk

Corridor Talk

Canadian Feminist Scholars Share Stories of Research Partnerships
edited by Rachel Berman
edition:Paperback
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Cottage Books

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July 12, 2014
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Getaways

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July 19, 2014
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Veg Out

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New Non-Fiction for the week of July 14th : Parenting and Family
Beyond Intelligence

Beyond Intelligence

Secrets for Raising Happily Productive Kids
edition:Paperback
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Family-Making

Family-Making

Contemporary Ethical Challenges
edition:Hardcover
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Green Mama

Green Mama

Giving Your Child a Healthy Start and a Greener Future
edition:Paperback
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Generation Stressed

Generation Stressed

Play-Based Tools to Help Your Child Overcome Anxiety
edition:Paperback
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Cool Treats for Summer

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July 9, 2014
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Canada: The World's Water-Nation

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July 1, 2014
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Top Grade: K-8 selections, Spring 2014

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February 26, 2014
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New Non-Fiction for the week of July 7th : Art Books
Myfanwy Macleod

Myfanwy Macleod

or There and Back Again
edition:Paperback
tagged : canadian
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I Could See Everything

I Could See Everything

The Paintings of Margaux Williamson
edition:Paperback
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The WORN Archive

The WORN Archive

Fashion Journal about the Art, Ideas, & History of What We Wear
edition:Paperback
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From Realism to Abstraction

From Realism to Abstraction

The Art of J. B. Taylor
edition:Paperback
tagged : canadian
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Spaces Between, The

Spaces Between, The

Contemporary Art in Havana
edited by Keith Wallace & Tonel
edition:Paperback
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Great Power and Great Responsibility

Great Power and Great Responsibility

The Philosophical Politics of Comics
edition:Paperback
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2014 Summer Books

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April 1, 2014
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Women Poets from Winnipeg!

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July 3, 2014
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It's Summer! Think outside...

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July 1, 2014
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New Non-Fiction for the week of June 30th : Books About Music
Gods of the Hammer

Gods of the Hammer

The Teenage Head Story
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This Awareness of Beauty

This Awareness of Beauty

The Orchestral and Wind Band Music of Healey Willan
edition:Hardcover
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Newfoundland Rhapsody

Newfoundland Rhapsody

Frederick R. Emerson and the Musical Culture of the Island
edition:Hardcover
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Music Express

Music Express

The Rise, Fall & Resurrection of Canada's Music Magazine
by Keith Sharp
foreword by Alan Frew
edition:eBook
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Music is for Everyone

Music is for Everyone

by Jill Barber
illustrated by Sydney Smith
edition:Hardcover
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The Battle of the Five Spot

The Battle of the Five Spot

Ornette Coleman and the New York Jazz Field
edition:Paperback
tagged : jazz
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To Impersonate the Supernatural

To Impersonate the Supernatural

Music, Ceremony and Culture of the Bella Bella
edition:Paperback
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Oh, Canada

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June 28, 2014
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CanCon Picture Books (by Julie Booker)

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October 8, 2011
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Aaron Shepherd and CanLit Floods

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June 21, 2014
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Jennifer Robson Recommends WW1 Reading

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February 21, 2014
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