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"Whenever you buy at an independent bookstore, most of that money stays in your immediate community. I learned recently that shifting even a small percentage of your book buying — as little as 1 in every 10 books you buy — goes a huge way towards the health of your local bookstore and your community. So when you shop locally, you’re helping the local economy, too." - Celeste Ng, author of Little Fires Everywhere

$21.95

Redemption Songs

September 9, 2016 | 240 pages
Redemption Songs tells the extraordinary story of how one of Bob Marley's greatest songs was born in Nova Scotia. It opens with Marley's live acoustic performance of Redemption Song at the end of his life, and reveals that the core lyric comes from a speech Marcus Garvey delivered in Sydney, Nova... More Info
$8.95

Up the Creek

Kids Can Press | April 4, 2017 | 32 pages
?There once was a bear, a moose and a beaver who were the best of friends, though they often disagreed.? So when the three friends go canoeing together one sunny day, it doesn't take long for them to start quarreling with one another. First, they can't decide who should get to steer the canoe.... More Info
$19.95

Cloud Physics

March 25, 2017 | 64 pages
In Cloud Physics, her third collection, Karen Enns ranges over endings of many kinds: cultural, ecological, and personal. But the poems are also replete with affirmations of love, of music and language, and of our rootedness in place and history. Enns describes our predicament with startling and... More Info
$22.95

Fail Better

April 11, 2017 | 304 pages
A smart, accessible look into the philosophy of baseball, with a focus on its lessons for a life best lived.  More Info
$17.95

Up!

Owlkids | April 11, 2017 | 24 pages
Around the world, little ones are carried in many different ways: in slings, on shoulders, in backpacks, on hips, in baskets, and in loving arms. Up! depicts ten places around the world, from Afghanistan to northern Canada, Peru to West Africa. In each place, a mom, dad, grandparent, aunt, uncle,... More Info
$18.95

When We Were Alone

Portage & Main Press | December 1, 2016 | 24 pages
$15.95

I Lost My Sock!

March 14, 2017 | 24 pages
" I lost my sock! says Fox. Have you seen it? " So begins Ox s ridiculous attempts to help Fox find his missing sock. He presents each new option just before the page turn so the reader has a moment to decide for him or herself whether Ox has, in fact, found Fox s sock. At its heart, "I Lost My... More Info

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Events

2018 23 Oct
7:00pm - 9:00pm

The Historical Parcours of Sicily’s Culinary Heritage, Rosamaria D'Amico Durand, author of The Basta Basta Kitchen Cookbook, In Conversation with Giacomo Panico

The Basta Basta Kitchen Cookbook: Sicilian Family Recipes and Gastro Memories is a book of family memories around the table and in the kitchen. It weaves biography, history, food and recipes.

2018 24 Oct
7:00pm - 9:00pm

Dissident Knowledge in Higher Education Book Launch with Marc Spooner, James McNinch and Joel Westheimer

Current global trends suggest a time of exciting possibility for scholars as critical, community-engaged, and participatory epistemologies come to the fore.

2018 25 Oct
7:00pm - 9:00pm

Getting to Zero Book Launch, Author Tony Clarke in Conversation with National Observer's Mike De Souza

Canadians have been coming to a greater understanding of the threat posed by global warming and the need for urgent action by governments, industry and the public at large. The Trudeau government has, more or less, taken up the cause.

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