• Launch of Anarchists in the Boardroom
  • Book launch & discussion: Conversations with George Luscombe
  • Book launch: Min Fami

SPRING IS COMING

Spring is here! Come out and join us for free community events!

 

$14.99

Happy Doodling!

April 17, 2014 | 128 pages
Join the Mr. Men and Little Misses for some doodling fun in this interactive book. Mr. Happy is going for a walk, but his neighborhood is missing—can you draw it? And get creative as you finish off Mr. Tickle’s arms and Ms. Chatterbox’s face. There’s never a shortage of things to doodle and... More Info
$10.95

If I Found a Wistful Unicorn

Peachtree Publishers | September 1, 2002 | 32 pages
If his friend answers yes to any of his questions, then a boy will know his friend loves him.  More Info
$26.95

Enforcing Order

Polity | October 7, 2013 | 320 pages
Most incidents of urban unrest in recent decades - including the riots in France, Britain and other Western countries - have followed lethal interactions between the youth and the police. Usually these take place in disadvantaged neighborhoods composed of working-class families of immigrant origin... More Info
$24.99

Not the Whole Story

Wilfrid Laurier Univ. Press | February 25, 2014 | 176 pages
Not the Whole Story is a compilation of seventeen stories narrated by single mothers in their own way and about their own lives. Each story is unique, but the same issues appear again and again. Abuse, parenting as single mothers, challenges in the labour market, mental health and addictions... More Info
$21.00

The Will to Change

Washington Square Pr | December 21, 2004 | 208 pages
In a thought-provoking social and cultural analysis, the author of All About Love explores the world of masculinity and maleness to address some of men's most common concerns, including a fear of intimacy and the loss of their patriarchal place in society, arguing that an emotionally rewarding... More Info
$21.00

Eat Raw, Not Cooked

April 22, 2014 | 256 pages
A collection of more than seventy mouthwatering comfort food recipes using nutrient-rich, raw ingredients—a healthy, affordable, and accessible alternative to familiar processed and packaged foods. Author Stacy Sowers battled with fibromyalgia and chronic pain—until she switched to a raw diet... More Info
$18.00

Once Upon a Midnight Eerie

Viking Childrens Books | April 17, 2014 | 224 pages
In The Tell-Tale Start, Edgar and Allan Poe (great-great-great-great-grandnephews of the legendary Edgar Allan Poe) managed to outwit the nefarious Professor P. Pangborn Perry, who was (and is) determined to kill just one of them, in order to prove a mad scientific theory. Now the boys are in New... More Info

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Events

2014 17 Apr
6:30pm - 8:30pm

Special Event: What's happening in Venezuela?

Octopus Books, Louis Riel Bolivarian Circle (Ottawa branch) and the Frente Bolivariano para la defensa de los pueblos Hugo Chavez present this special event to discuss what's happening in Venezuela. 

2014 24 Apr
12:00pm - 1:30pm

Lunchtime Roundtable: Aboriginal Homelessness in Canada

Caryl Patrick, a researcher for the Canadian Homelessness Research Network, and Shelly Longboat of MInwaashin Lodge - Aboriginal Women's Support Centre will join us for a discussion on Aboriginal Homelessness in Canada inspired by Caryl's latest report of the sam

2014 26 Apr
4:00pm - 6:00pm

The Wondrous Woo & The Witchdoctor’s Bones!

We are launching two novels published by Inanna Publications at a special time and location!

The Wondrous Woo by Carrianne Leung & The Witchdoctor’s Bones by Lisa De Nikolits.

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