• Soup for Syria
  • The Blue between Sky and Water
  • A People's History of the United States by Howard Zinn
  • Octopusbooks T-shirt
  • M Train by Patti Smith
  • Transforming Ottawa

Transforming Ottawa is sold out

Friends - the book Transforming Ottawa is sold out - not just at Octopus but the entire print run. For more information on a second print run and a crowd funding campaign that is happening to make that book reappear, please check out the Transforming Ottawa Facebook page

https://www.facebook.com/transformingottawabook/

$28.99

Still So Excited!

Triumph Books (IL) | February 1, 2016 | 256 pages
Ruth Pointer's story for the first time--and in her own words Still So Excited!: My Life in the Pointer Sisters offers an engaging, funny, heartbreaking, and poignant look at Ruth Pointer's roller-coaster life in and out of the Pointer Sisters. When overnight success came to the Pointer Sisters in... More Info
$21.99

Mon Grand Livre de Dinosaures

October 1, 2015 |
No summary available.
$9.99

Médecins

November 1, 2015 |
No summary available.
$42.00

Indian Harvest

Bloomsbury USA | October 13, 2015 | 416 pages
One of Vikas Khanna's favorite places in the world growing up was the garden he and his grandmother planted at their home in Amritsar, India. He would rush home from school to tend to the aromatic basil and cardamom, tomatoes, peas, and squash. His intimate knowledge of spices and produce would... More Info
$22.00

The Impulse Society

Bloomsbury USA | September 8, 2015 | 320 pages
Paul Roberts' galvanizing, sweeping social critique of our Impulse Society is now available in paperback. More timely than ever, the book confronts a world where business shamelessly seeks the fastest reward, regardless of the long-term social costs; where political leaders reflexively choose... More Info
$33.95

Punks Git Cut!

Last Gasp of San Francisco | February 15, 2015 | 420 pages
A big brick of a book filled with hundreds of funny drawings by Jay Howell. Contains reprints of his popular zines and books, including "Punks Git Cut," "The Dark Wave," "Let Me Tell You Where/Where Not To Stick It," "Dogs and Dog Information," "Pages from Books Vol. 1," "Wicked Wendy, Wild Wolf... More Info
$27.95

Downton Abbey and Philosophy

Open Court | November 10, 2015 | 288 pages
In Downton Abbey and Philosophy, twenty-two professional thinkers uncover the deeper significance of this hugely popular TV saga. Millions of viewers throughout the world have been enthralled by this enactment of a vanished world of decorum and propriety, because it presents us with emotional and... More Info

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

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Events

2016 17 Feb
5:30pm - 7:30pm

TALES FROM THE MARGINS LOOKING IN

The readings by Soraya Peerbaye  (Tell: Poems for a Girlhood) and charles c.

2016 17 Feb
6:00pm

Dear Mandela Film Screening In Support of Rooftops Canada

Rooftops Canada invites you to join us February 17th at 6:00 at the Mayfair Theatre for a screening of the documentary "Dear Mandela" with our very special guests Leilani Farha UN Special Rapporteur on the Right to Adequate Housing and Lorena Zárate Presi

2016 23 Feb
7:00pm - 9:00pm

An Evening with Max Blumenthal, Author of The 51 Day War: Ruin and Resistance in Gaza

Best-selling author, Max Blumenthal, reports on Israel’s brutal assault on Gaza in July 2014.

Hosted by Lia Tarachansky, a Jaffa-based filmmaker and the Israel/Palestine correspondent for The Real News Network (TRNN)

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