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$31.00

The Hundred-Year House

Viking Adult | July 22, 2014 | 352 pages
"A dazzlingly original new novel from the acclaimed author of The Borrower. Now, Makkai returns with an ingenious novel set on an historic estate that once housed an arts colony. Doug, the husband of the estate's heir, desperately needs the colony files to get his stalled academic career back on... More Info
$21.00

I Can Do It Myself

Schwartz & Wade Books | July 22, 2014 | 40 pages
Combines boldly colored photography and affirming text in an upbeat approach to elementary childhood milestones that encourages young children to practice such independent skills as tying shoes, making beds, and writing letters and numbers. Simultaneous eBook.  More Info
$29.95

Close Your Eyes, Hold Hands

Doubleday Canada | July 8, 2014 | 288 pages
A heartbreaking and wildly inventive new novel from the bestselling author of Midwives and The Sandcastle Girls. Close Your Eyes, Hold Hands is the story of Emily Shepard, a homeless girl living in an igloo made of garbage bags in Burlington, Vermont. Nearly a year ago, a power plant in the... More Info
$18.00

Thinking In Numbers

Back Bay Books | July 15, 2014 | 304 pages
The irresistibly engaging book that "enlarges one's wonder at Tammet's mind and his all-embracing vision of the world as grounded in numbers." --Oliver Sacks, MD THINKING IN NUMBERS is the book that Daniel Tammet, mathematical savant and bestselling author, was born to write. In Tammet's world,... More Info
$25.00

Seconds

Random House Canada | July 15, 2014 | 336 pages
The highly anticipated new stand-alone, full-colour graphic novel from Bryan Lee O'Malley, author and artist of the hugely bestselling (and Toronto-set) Scott Pilgrim graphic novel series. Seconds is a complex and novelistic stand-alone story about a young restaurant owner named Katie who, after... More Info
$19.99

Doctor Who: The Shakespeare Notebooks

Harper Design | July 15, 2014 | 192 pages
In a scene at the beginning of the First Doctor adventure "The Chase" (1965) The Doctor and his companions watch Shakespeare in conversation with Elizabeth 1. In the classic adventure "City of Death" (1979), the Fourth Doctor claims to have helped Shakespeare write Hamlet. What is truly astounding... More Info
$19.99

Gods in Everyman

Harper Paperbacks | July 1, 2014 | 352 pages
The companion volume to Goddesses in Everywoman reveals the powerful inner patterns, or archetypes, that shape men’s personalities, careers, and personal relationships—offering a insights into Greek mythology, Jungian archetypal psychology, and into themselves and the people in their lives. A... More Info

Indie Next Pick

How do countries come to view themselves as being 'multicultural'? Us, Them, and Otherspresents a...

Staff Pick

In this collection of adventure rebus stories, Chirp snorkels for treasure, explores a jungle, flies to...

Events

2014 21 Aug
9:00am - 12:00pm

Peoples' Social Forum

August 21-24, 2014
University of Ottawa, 550 Cumberland St,
Ottawa, ON K1N 6N5

2014 17 Sep
7:00pm - 9:00pm

To the Cloud: Big Data in a Turbulent World Book Launch with Vincent Mosco

In the wake of revelations about National Security Agency activities—many of which occur “in the cloud”—this book offers both enlightenment and a critical view. Cloud computing and big data are arguably the most significant forces in information technology today.

2014 18 Sep
7:00pm - 9:00pm

Mirrors and Mirages with Monia Mazigh

In the spirit of Amy Tan’s international bestselling novel The Joy Luck Club, Mirrors and Mirages is an intricately woven, deftly told story that follows the lives of women and their daughters.

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