• Authors for Indies Day
  • Authors for Indies Day
  • Authors for Indies Day

Authors for Indies Day is on April 30 this year!

On Authors for Indies Day, Canadian authors show their appreciation for independent bookstores (indies) by volunteering as guest booksellers. Check out which authors will be at our store in the Glebe on Authors for Indies Day (April 30!) and their shifts at this link: http://bit.ly/1ROm7qN!

Come celebrate Indies with us!


A Whole Life

October 3, 2015 | 160 pages
Andreas lives his whole life in the Austrian Alps, where he arrives as a young boy taken in by a farming family. He is a man of very few words and so, when he falls in love with Marie, he doesn't ask for her hand in marriage, but instead has some of his friends light her name at dusk across the... More Info

Le Secret de Stacey

November 1, 2015 |
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L'idée Géniale de Kristy

November 1, 2015 |
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La Malédiction du Gardien de la Pierre

September 1, 2015 |
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Le Gardien de la Pierre

September 1, 2015 |
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The Decolonizing Poetics of Indigenous Literature

November 15, 2015 | 295 pages
By uncovering residues of ancestral languages found in Indigenous uses of English, Mareike Neuhaus shows how these remainders ground a reading strategy that enables us to approach Indigenous texts as" literatures" in their own right.  More Info

Those Who Leave and Those Who Stay

Europa Editions | September 2, 2014 | 418 pages
Continues the story of Lina and Elena as they push against boundaries in 1970s Italy, where Lina has left her husband and is working in a factory while taking care of her son and Elena has graduated college and published a novel.  More Info

Indie Next Pick

Pulitzer prizewinner Chris Hedges charts the dramatic and disturbing rise of a post-literate society...

Staff Pick

The Winter We Danced is a vivid collection of writing, poetry, lyrics, art and images from the many...


2016 04 May
7:00pm - 9:00pm

Book Launch of The Human Kennel and Jail Art Exhibit with Jeannette Tossounian

If you find the jail conditions covered in the news appalling, wait until you read these journals. The Human Kennel follows Jeannette Tossounian while incarcerated for two years in the notorious Vanier Centre for Women, a Detention Centre in Milton, Ontario.

2016 07 May
1:30pm - 3:30pm

Bill C-51, Anti-Terrorism Act, Still Needs to be Erased (Community Classroom) with Investigative Journalist Andrew Mitrovica

Bill C-51 also known as Anti-terrorism Act was introduced by the previous Conservative government in early 2015.

2016 09 May

Octopus Book Club May 9th Edition: Orlando by Virginia Woolf

Orlando, a young nobleman and one of Queen Elizabeth I’s court favourites, is the object of many ladies’ attentions, but after suffering heartbreak he prefers literary pursuits to entertaining any thoughts of marriage.

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