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Vintage | October 1, 2014 | 541 pages
Describes how recent archaeological research has transformed long-held myths about the Americas, revealing far older and more advanced cultures with a greater population than were previously thought to have existed.  More Info

Eight Jolly Reindeer

Cartwheel Books | September 30, 2014 | 16 pages
A shaped board book with tabs and glitter featuring Santa's eight adorable reindeer! Eight jolly reindeer flying with delight. Merry Christmas to all, and to all a good night! Young readers will love counting down from eight to one in this adorable story book featuring Santa's famous reindeer! The... More Info

Buried Sunlight

Blue Sky Press | October 1, 2014 | 48 pages
A latest collaboration by the Caldecott Honor-winning artist of The Grey Lady and the Strawberry Snatcher and the National Medal of Science-winning M.I.T. professor introduces the history of fossil fuels while explaining the risks of today's rapid fossil-fuel consumption practices.  More Info

Dreidel, Dreidel, Dreidel!

Cartwheel Books | August 26, 2014 | 12 pages
Die-cut in the shape of a dreidel, a sturdy sing-along celebration of the classic Hanukkah tradition features endearing animal families who light the menorah, fry latkes and spin the dreidel together.  More Info

I Know an Old Lady Who Swallowed a Dreidel

Arthur A. Levine Books | October 1, 2014 | 32 pages
An amusing Chanukah adaptation of the nonsense song features a beloved grandmother who spreads out a yummy supper only to develop an insatiable appetite that alarms her family, in a story augmented by hilarious parodies of great works of art by such masters as da Vinci, Rembrandt and Picasso.... More Info

The Thing Around Your Neck

Vintage Books Canada | June 1, 2010 | 217 pages
These twelve dazzling stories from Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie — the Orange Broadband Prize–winning author of Half of a Yellow Sun — are her most intimate works to date. In these stories Adichie turns her penetrating eye to the ties that bind men and women, parents and children, Nigeria and the... More Info

Mind in the Balance

September 1, 2014 | 264 pages
By establishing a dialogue in which the meditative practices of Buddhism and Christianity speak to the theories of modern philosophy and science, B. Alan Wallace reveals the theoretical similarities underlying these disparate disciplines and their unified approach to making sense of the objective... More Info

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2014 02 Oct
7:00pm - 9:00pm

Globetrotting or Global Citizenship Book Launch

Globetrotting or Global Citizenship? explores the broad range of international experiential learning options available to Canadian students, as well as the  opportunities and the ethical dilemmas that come with them.

2014 06 Oct
7:00pm - 9:00pm

Uprising! Women as Change Makers, An interactive conversation with Sally Armstrong

In partnership with Grandmothers Advocacy Network (GRAN), we will be present at this interactive event with Sally Armstrong, award winning humanitarian, journalist and author.

2014 17 Oct

The Blue Dot Tour: An evening with David Suzuki in Ottawa

On his last national tour, David Suzuki shares the wisdom of a life full of action and celebrates Canadians who are standing up for the people and places they love. A special evening of inspiration, music and learning.

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