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The School of Mirrors

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A lush, engrossing tale of love, deception and scandal in the 18th century French court of King Louis XV.

Against the tumult of 18th century France, King Louis XV has tired of courtly intrigues and becomes a connoisseur of innocence. On the grounds of the Palace of Versailles lies Deer Park, a hunting ground that also offers another pleasure: a mans …

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Thomas Mackay

Thomas Mackay

The Laird of Rideau Hall and the Founding of Ottawa
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The Laird of Rideau Hall explore la vie et l’époque de Thomas Mackay, le principal fondateur de Bytown/Ottawa.
Né et éduqué à Perth, en Écosse, Mackay et sa famille ont émigré à Montréal en 1817. Avec son compagnon, le maçon John Redpath, il a construit les écluses du premier Canal de Lachine, a entrepris des constructions militaires …

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Lampedusa

Lampedusa

A Novel
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FINALIST FOR THE 2019 SCOTIABANK GILLER PRIZE
From the #1 nationally bestselling author of By Gaslight, a novel of exquisite emotional force about love and art in the life of one of the great writers, reminiscent of Colm Tóibín's The Master, or Michael Cunningham's The Hours.

In sun-drenched Sicily, among the decadent Italian aristocracy of the la …

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The World of After

The World of After

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In a graduate student residence at Oxford University in the early 1990s, Kevin, an Irish Montrealer, meets Leon, a London Jew from a Communist family, and Alex, a Soviet defector’s son brought up in Toronto. When Alex begins to tutor a charming yet troubled upper-class English undergraduate, the dynamics in their conflicted three-way friendship c …

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The Athena Syndicate

The Athena Syndicate

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When a young archeologist is shot to death, his uncle, Detective Inspector William “Bill” Foy, comes out of retirement to help the London Metropolitan Police track down his killer. Foy’s investigation, deeply resented by his immediate superior officer, first concentrates on an artifact, an oracle bone, from China’s Bronze Age, which he beli …

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The Call of the Rift: Crest

The Call of the Rift: Crest

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age: 13 to 17
Grade: 8 to 12
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Step through the portal into a world ravaged by chaotic spirits and corrupted magic in the third book of The Call of the Rift high fantasy series.

Kateiko Rin lives a quiet life with her parents and her people in the coastal rainforest. Everything changes when her estranged uncle washes up on their shores, harried and half-dead, trailed by two blue …

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All That Was

All That Was

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Separated by a century. Bonded by loss. Will examining all that was invoke comfort or calamity?

Seattle, 2015. Emily Reed refuses to dwell on her emotions. When the first-year attorney is assigned a church archival project, she dives into the records to hide from her own heartache. But when she discovers her parents were married in this very chapel, …

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The Mending

The Mending

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As the world settled the treaty to the recently concluded war-to-end-all-wars, and as the Canadian government repatriated the brave members of her expeditionary force, Canadians sought two things above all else: an end to the beleaguered state suffered during the war, and a return to the innocence that preceded it.In the final book of the Beneath t …

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