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Room on the Broom

Macmillan Children's Books | April 6, 2017 | 24 pages
How the cat purred and how the witch grinned,As they sat on their broomstick and flew through the wind.The witch and her cat fly happily over forests, rivers and mountains on their broomstick until a stormy wind blows away the witch's hat, bow and wand. Luckily, they are retrieved by a dog, a bird... More Info


Hamish Hamilton | May 2, 2017 | 304 pages
Through the heat of summer to the frozen depths of winter, Lee traces her journey swimming through 52 lakes in a single year, swimming through fear and heartbreak to find her place in the world The water slips over me like cool silk. The intimacy of touch uninhibited, rising around my legs, over my... More Info

The Gruffalo's Child

Macmillan Children's Books | April 6, 2017 | 24 pages
The Gruffalo said that no gruffalo shouldEver set foot in the deep dark wood.But one wild and windy night the Gruffalo's child disobeys her father's warnings and ventures out into the snow. After all, the Big Bad Mouse doesn't really exist... does he?The Gruffalo's Child is the number one... More Info

Into the Water

May 2, 2017 | 352 pages
The author of the #1 New York Times bestseller and global phenomenon The Girl on the Train returns with Into the Water, her addictive new novel of psychological suspense. With the same propulsion that captivated millions of readers around the world in her novel The Girl on the Train, Paula Hawkins... More Info

The Last of the Tsars

Pan Macmillan | February 23, 2017 | 496 pages
A riveting account of the last eighteen months of Tsar Nicholas II's life and reign from one of our finest historians of Russia.In March 1917, Nicholas II, the last Tsar of All the Russias, abdicated and the dynasty that had ruled an empire for three hundred years was forced from power by... More Info

The Spawning Grounds

Vintage Canada | May 2, 2017 | 320 pages
The long-awaited new novel by the two-time Giller-shortlisted author is full of the qualities Gail Anderson-Dargatz's fans love: it's an intimate family saga rooted in the Thompson-Shuswap region of British Columbia, and saturated with the history of the place. A bold new story that bridges Native... More Info

In the Darkroom

Picador | May 2, 2017 | 480 pages
Susan Faludi's extraordinary inquiry into the meaning of identity in the modern world and in her own haunted family saga has been called "a masterpiece" by Ann Patchett. When the feminist writer learned that her seventy-six-year-old father-long estranged and living in Hungary-had undergone sex... More Info

Indie Next Pick

Mink is a witness, a shape shifter, compelled to follow the story that has ensnared Celia and her...

Staff Pick

On July 8, 2014, Israel launched air strikes on Hamas-controlled Gaza, followed by a ground invasion....


2018 22 Mar
7:00pm - 8:30pm

Tear Gas: From the Battlefields of WWI to the Streets of Today, Author Anna Feigenbaum in Conversation with ICLMG's Tim McSorley

One hundred years ago, French troops fired tear gas grenades into German trenches. Designed to force people out from behind barricades and trenches, tear gas causes burning of the eyes and skin, tearing, and gagging. Chemical weapons are now banned from war zones.

2018 24 Mar
7:00pm - 9:00pm

Bird-Bent Grass: A Memoir, in Pieces Book Launch with the Author Kathleen Venema

Bird-Bent Grass chronicles an extraordinary mother–daughter relationship that spans distance, time, and, eventually, debilitating illness.

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