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Summer's just heating up, but we're jumping ahead to the fall publishing season anyway. We can't help it: the books are so good!

Book Cover In Search of the Perfect Singing Flamingo

Books that take you places. 

The Chat with Pamela Mulloy

What happens when a soldier goes AWOL and ends up meeting a lonely gardener at an isolated farm in small-town New Brunswick? That’s the premise of Pamela Mulloy’s gripping debut novel, The Deserte …

Shelf Talkers: Mid-Summer 2018

For readers, the summer months have a special connotation. We remember not family trips, per se, but those books we read wedged in the back seat. We remember not pick-up games in the yard, but library …

Book Cover Bec and Call

All the new poetry coming on the scene.

Book Cover Zolitude

There's still plenty of summer left, and it's not too late to add these story collections to your reading lists.

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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

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On Our Radar

By Kerry Clare

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

 

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