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Sticker Pirates

May 1, 2015 | 34 pages
Revamped edition of a fun sticker book that is packed with historically accurate pirate costumes and juicy details on how pirates really lived, from Viking pirates in the first century to the Chinese pirates of the 1800s. With over 150 stickers to choose from, including costumes for fearsome... More Info
$15.95

Write Your Own Adventure Stories

May 1, 2015 | 96 pages
A write-in book which will allow children to pen their very own adventure story. With lots of hints and tips on how to create characters, plan plots, write dialogue and stage all-important action scenes, this book will start budding writers off with simple exercises, and build them up until they... More Info
$34.99

Munnu

Fourth Estate | June 4, 2015 | 288 pages
A beautifully drawn graphic novel that illuminates the conflicted land of Kashmir, through a young boy s childhood. Seven-year-old Munnu is growing up in Indian-administered Kashmir. Life revolves around his family: Mama, Papa, sister Shahnaz, brothers Adil and Akhtar and, his favourite, older... More Info
$18.99

Behold! A Baby

Bloomsbury USA Childrens | June 2, 2015 | 32 pages
Step right up, step right up! Come see one of the most amazing, astounding, stunning, and stupendous wonders of the world. Behold: a baby! A loving father reveals a baby's fantastic feats (smiling, eating a banana, babbling) that cause adults to go insane with joy and wonder. The only audience... More Info
$12.50

Sometimes the Spoon Runs Away with Another Spoon Coloring Book

PM Press | August 3, 2015 | 40 pages
Traditional fairytales and nursery rhymes are often infamous for their misogyny - but things are about to change in this fun, subversive colouring book that aims to dismantle the 'princess industry' by replacing the Sleeping Beauties and Prince Charmings of the fairytale world with more... More Info
$16.95

Reclaiming Art in the Age of Artifice

Random House Incorporated | August 3, 2015 | 160 pages
"Draws on examples ranging from prehistoric cave art to modern pop music to discuss the nature and purpose of art and its use by powerful social and cultural forces"--  More Info
$22.99

Fragrant Harbour

M&S | March 1, 2004 | 312 pages
Fragrant Harbour is the story of four people whose intertwined lives span Asia’s last 70 years. Tom Stewart leaves England just before it is hit by the Great Depression to seek his fortune, and finds it in running Hong Kong’s best hotel. Sister Maria is a beautiful and uncompromising Chinese... More Info

Indie Next Pick

Mink is a witness, a shape shifter, compelled to follow the story that has ensnared Celia and her...

Staff Pick

Four years after his #1 bestseller The Big Short, Michael Lewis returns to Wall Street to report on a...

Events

2015 04 Aug
7:00pm - 9:00pm

Reclaiming Art in the Age of Artifice, A Conversation with J.F. MARTEL

Hosted by Graham Larkin and Phil Ford, Octopus Books presents an evening of conversation with J.F. (Jean-Françsois) Martel to discuss his new book Reclaiming Art in the Age of Artifice followed by author signing.  

2015 19 Aug
6:00pm - 8:00pm

Octopus Book Club: How Should a Person Be? by Sheila Heti

A brilliant portrayal of finding a beautiful life by one of Canada's most exciting literary talents, Sheila Heti

2015 25 Aug
7:00pm - 9:00pm

Charlie Angus: Children of the Broken Treaty

Children of the Broken Treaty exposes a system of apartheid in Canada that led to the largest youth-driven human rights movement in the country’s history.

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