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On the Blog

The first half of 2019 promises glorious literary delights.

Three Mugs of Hot Chocolate on a Tray

If it's freezing where you are, this delectable hot chocolate will hit the spot. 

The Chat with Kathy Page

The tender story of a decades-long marriage, Dear Evelyn explores how time transforms our most intimate relationships.

Book Cover Neighbourhood

Our focus on community connections continues with this cross-genre list of twelve recent books that delve into community in singular and fascinating ways. 

The Chat with Harold R. Johnson

In our first conversation of 2019, we chat with acclaimed writer Harold Johnson, author of the genre-bending memoir Clifford: A Memoir, A Fiction, A Fantasy, A Thought Experiment (Anansi).

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By Julie Booker

Our resident children's librarian columnist chooses books by theme for kids of all ages

Shelf Talkers

By Rob Wiersema

Indie booksellers from coast to coast tell us the books they can't stop recommending to their customers

The Chat

By Trevor Corkum

Great writers from across the country sit down with us to talk about their books, and the stories behind them

The Recommend

By Kiley Turner

Authors and avid readers in the know love up their favourite Canadian reads

On Our Radar

By Kerry Clare

We spotlight books generating buzz all over the web, and beyond

 

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