• Kamal Al-Solaylee In Conversation with Adrian Harewood on Brown (Book Launch)
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Our Next Community Classroom is on June 14!

On The Campaign against Boycotts, Divestment and Sanctions (BDS) with Human Rights Professor Bill Skidmore

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$17.99

Fires Above Hyperion

Nbm Publishing Company | September 1, 2015 | 96 pages
Described as 'like Sex in the City as written by a gay Charlie Brown', Fires Over Hyperion documents the sad hilarity of Patrick Atangan's love life. From awkward first encounters, to finding out that the great guy you've been dating already has a boyfriend, to the sad inevitability of a break-up.... More Info
$19.95

'Twas the Night Before Christmas

Abrams Books for Young Readers | October 27, 2015 | 32 pages
When Father Mouse is awakened on Christmas Eve by a clatter outside his window, he catches a glimpse of the one and only Santa Claus! Father Mouse can hardly believe his eyes as he watches St. Nick come down the chimney with a pack full of toys. In this amusing twist on the classic poem by Clement... More Info
$21.95

Sugar

John Wiley & Sons | September 1, 2015 | 232 pages
There is more sugar in the world s diet than ever before, but life is far from sweet for the exploited producers making nature s white gold and the unhealthy consumers eating it. Why has the billion-dollar sugar trade created such inequities? In this insightful analysis, Ben Richardson argues that... More Info
$31.99

No Small Change

University of Queensland Press | May 1, 2015 | 320 pages
In 1967, Australians voted overwhelmingly in favor of removing from the Constitution two references that discriminated against Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Though these seemed like small amendments, they were an impetus for real change: from terra nullius to land rights, and from... More Info
$9.99

Médecins

November 1, 2015 |
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$21.99

Mon Grand Livre de Dinosaures

October 1, 2015 |
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$34.50

Permanent Midnight

Barnacle Book | September 15, 2015 | 396 pages
Jerry Stahl's seminal memoir of drug addiction and a career in Hollywood, Permanent Midnight is a classic along the lines of Hubert Selby, Jr.'s Last Exit to Brooklyn. Illuminating the self-loathing and self-destruction of an addict's inner life, Permanent Midnight follows Stahl through the dregs... More Info

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Events

2016 31 May
7:00pm - 9:00pm

Kamal Al-Solaylee In Conversation with CBC's Adrian Harewood on Brown: What Being Brown in the World Today Means (for Everyone)

By the author of the Canada Reads finalist and bestselling Intolerable comes a stunning new book about the meaning of being brown

2016 04 Jun
4:00pm - 6:00pm

The Rule of Law in an Age of Fear: A talk with Dennis Edney, Omar Khadr’s lawyer

The International Civil Liberties Monitoring Group in collaboration with Inter Pares and Octopus Books invites you to The Rule of Law in an Age of Fear: A talk with Dennis Edney, Omar Khadr’s Lawyer

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