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The days are growing shorter, but the books have never better. These titles will bring you a bit of spooky, some autumn leaves, a zombie prince, and other great ideas about how to find a place for yourself in the world. 

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Evelyn Peters shares other work that explore the important colonial history of First Nations and Métis communities within urban areas in Canada. 

Giller Prize 2018 Special Series: The Chat with Sheila Heti

We kick off our annual Scotiabank Giller Prize edition of The Chat in conversation with Sheila Heti, author of the novel Motherhood.

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Books complementing the Grade 6 Biodiversity unit. 

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Sally Ito on the family histories that inspired her as she wrote her new book of creative nonfiction. 

Book Cover Parallel Prairies

"A dragon is a visual feast, with its hard scales, fearsome talons and steel-melting breath. But it’s the knights in those stories, grinding their boots into the mud and drawing their swords against …

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