• Octobpus Bookstore
  • Clearing the Plains book launch
  • Mirrors and Mirages
  • Captive Revolution
  • Celia's Song
  • Red Skin, White Masks
  • This Changes Everything
  • NORVAL MORRISSEAU Man Changing into Thunderbird
  • http://octopusbooks.ca/book/hiroshima-fukushima-you
  • Justice for Hassan Diab

Money Logging: On the Trail of the Asian Timber Mafia by Lukas Straumann, a New Book with Ottawa Connections to Eco-Crimes in Borneo, Malaysia to be Launched on Tuesday, November 11

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The Checkout Girl

October 15, 2008 | 234 pages
It's 1970, and the optimism of Trudeaumania is giving way to fears of wage and price controls. In Varnum, Ontario, where the smell of industry is the smell of money, a lot of that money's heading south just like Bobby Orr.The Checkout Girlis the story of Kathy Rausch, whose life these days is... More Info

M Is for Moose

September 12, 2008 | 64 pages
Presents paintings of Canada's land, cultures, and people, by the artist Charles Pachter, with each letter of the alphabet represented by an individual painting.  More Info

A few streets, a few people

Dewi Lewis Publishing | November 24, 2014 | 155 pages
Beyond the tourist facade - everyday life in a small neighbourhood of Havana.  More Info

Resistance and renewal

Arsenal Pulp Press | April 1, 1988 | 164 pages
The purpose of this book is primarily to present native perspectives of the Kamloops Indian Residential School, and to provide a limited overview of how native education has evolved. Interviews were conducted with native people of central interior British Columbia, former students of the school.... More Info

Yarn Bombing

Arsenal Pulp PressLtd | September 1, 2009 | 231 pages
A guide to covert textile street art offers tips on how to design unique graffiti tags, advice on coordinating large-scale projects, and includes twenty pattens for items to adorn public spaces.  More Info

Open veins of Latin America

Monthly Review Pr | November 24, 1997 | 317 pages
[In this book, the author's] analysis of the effects and causes of capitalist underdevelopment in Latin America present [an] account of... Latin American history. [The author] shows how foreign companies reaped huge profits through their operations in Latin America. He explains the politics of the... More Info


University of Toronto Press | September 30, 2007 | 258 pages
" In 1921, despite the passing of legislation intended to ease the consequences of illegitimacy for children (Children of Unmarried Parents Act), reformers in Ontario made no effort to improve the status of unwed mothers. Furthermore, the reforms that were passed served as models for legislation in... More Info

Indie Next Pick

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

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Women throughout the world have always played their part in struggles against colonialism, imperialism...


2014 26 Nov
7:00pm - 9:00pm

Indivisible, Indigenous Human Rights Edited by Joyce Green Book Launch with Mary Eberts and Paul Joffe

Indigenous rights are generally conceptualized and advocated separately from the human rights framework.

2014 27 Nov
7:00pm - 9:00pm

Threatening Democracy Book Launch with Normand Landry and Pierre Sadik

Threatening Democracy: SLAPPs and the Judicial Repression of Political Discourse is an introduction to the phenomenon of judicial intimidation used against socially and politically active citizens.

2014 05 Dec
7:00pm - 9:00pm

Celia's Song, Lee Maracle in conversation with Waubgeshig Rice

We are thrilled that much respected and loved author Lee Maracle will be joined by our friend Waubgeshig Rice, author of a new novel Legacy for a launch of her new nvoel: Celia's Song!


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