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Swan Song

HarperCollins Publishers | July 9, 2019 | 480 pages
A dazzling debut about gossip, slander and the public humiliation of New York socialites in the 1970s. Based on real events, Swan Song is the tragic story of the beautiful, wealthy, vulnerable women whom Truman Capote called his Swans, and who deserted him after he betrayed them. On exclusive... More Info
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The Sentence is Death

HarperCollins Publishers | May 28, 2019 | 464 pages
The writer “Anthony Horowitz” and eccentric detective Daniel Hawthorne team up again in a new mystery as they delve deeper into Hawthorne’s past.  More Info
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The Confessions of Frannie Langton

HarperCollins Publishers | May 21, 2019 | 384 pages
All of London is abuzz with the scandalous case of Frannie Langton, accused of the brutal double murder of her employers, renowned scientist George Benham and his eccentric French wife, Marguerite. Crowds pack the courtroom, eagerly following every twist, while the newspapers print lurid theories... More Info
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The Book Woman of Troublesome Creek

HarperCollins Publishers | May 7, 2019 | 330 pages
In 1936, Bluet is the last of the Kentucky Blues. In the dusty Appalachian hills of Troublesome Creek, nineteen and blue-skinned, Bluet has used up her last chance for “respectability” and a marriage bed. Instead, she joins the historical Pack Horse Library Project of Kentucky and becomes a... More Info
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Washington Black

HarperCollins Publishers | April 9, 2019 | 432 pages
Winner of the 2018 Scotiabank Giller Prize A dazzling, original novel of slavery and freedom, from the author of the international bestseller Half-Blood Blues When two English brothers arrive at a Barbados sugar plantation, they bring with them a darkness beyond what the slaves have already known.... More Info

Woman 99

HarperCollins Publishers | March 5, 2019 | 368 pages
She’s only a number now. When Charlotte Smith’s wealthy parents commit her beloved sister Phoebe to the infamous Goldengrove Asylum, Charlotte knows there’s more to the story than madness. She risks everything and follows her sister inside, surrendering her real identity as a privileged young... More Info

Immigrant City

HarperCollins Publishers | March 12, 2019 | 224 pages
David Bezmozgis, the writer who brought us the “pointed, emotionally resonant tales” (The Globe and Mail) of Natasha and Other Stories, brings us a new collection, his first in more than a decade. In the title story, a father and his young daughter stumble into a bizarre version of his... More Info

A Good Wife

HarperCollins Publishers | March 5, 2019 | 352 pages
She faced years of abuse after arriving in Canada as a teenage bride in a hastily arranged marriage, but nothing could stop Samra Zafar from pursuing her dreams At 15, Samra Zafar had big dreams for herself. She was going to go to university, and forge her own path. Then with almost no warning,... More Info

Mourning Has Broken

HarperCollins Publishers | February 26, 2019 | 368 pages
On the morning of May 11, 2015, Erin Davis, one of Canada’s most beloved radio personalities, suffered a devastating blow when her daughter Lauren, who had marked a joyous Mother’s Day with her husband and young son only hours before, failed to awaken to her baby’s cries. Thus began Erin’s... More Info

The Power of Kindness

HarperCollins Publishers | April 23, 2019 | 320 pages
Brian Goldman travels the world in search of empathy and finds it in the most surprising of places As a veteran emergency room physician, Dr. Brian Goldman has a successful career setting broken bones, curing pneumonia and otherwise pulling people back from the brink of medical emergency. He always... More Info

The Art of Leaving

HarperCollins Publishers | February 19, 2019 | 336 pages
An unforgettable memoir about a young woman who tries to outrun loss, but eventually finds a way home. Ayelet Tsabari was 21 years old the first time she left Tel Aviv with no plans to return. Restless after two turbulent mandatory years in the Israel Defense Forces, Tsabari longed to get away. It... More Info

The Dakota Winters

HarperCollins Publishers | December 4, 2018 | 336 pages
An evocative and wildly absorbing novel about the Winters, a family living in New York City’s famed Dakota apartment building in the year leading up to John Lennon’s assassination It’s the fall of 1979 in New York City when twenty-three-year-old Anton Winter, back from the Peace Corps and on... More Info

Forever and a Day

HarperCollins Publishers | November 6, 2018 | 304 pages
A spy is dead. A legend is born. The sea keeps its secrets. But not this time. One body. Three bullets. 007 floats in the waters of Marseilles, killed by an unknown hand. It’s time for a new agent to step up. Time for a new weapon in the war against organized crime. It’s time for James Bond to... More Info

Cujo

HarperCollins Publishers | October 23, 2018 | 368 pages
Curtis Joseph, known affectionately to hockey fans around the world as Cujo, was an unlikely NHL superstar. The boy from Keswick, Ontario, didn’t put on a pair of skates until most kids his age were already far along in organized hockey, and he was passed over by every team in the NHL draft.... More Info

Knock on Wood

HarperCollins Publishers | October 2, 2018 | 352 pages
For readers of Nassim Nicholas Taleb and Daniel Levitin with a twist of Bill Bryson—a lighthearted, entertaining and fateful exploration of luck in everyday life For centuries, people around the world have prayed for good luck and warded against bad. Every language features a good luck greeting.... More Info

The Ravenmaster

HarperCollins Publishers | October 2, 2018 | 256 pages
The first behind-the-scenes account of life with the legendary ravens at the world’s eeriest monument The ravens at the Tower of London are of mighty importance: rumor has it that if a raven from the Tower should ever leave, the city will fall. The title of Ravenmaster, therefore, is a serious... More Info

The Seven Deaths of Evelyn Hardcastle

HarperCollins Publishers | September 18, 2018 | 448 pages
A brilliantly original high concept murder mystery from a fantastic new talent: Gosford Park meets Agatha Christie's Murder on the Orient Express 'Somebody's going to be murdered at the ball tonight. It won't appear to be a murder and so the murderer won't be caught. Rectify that injustice and I'll... More Info

The Labyrinth of the Spirits

HarperCollins Publishers | September 18, 2018 | 816 pages
The internationally acclaimed, New York Times bestselling author returns to the magnificent universe he constructed in his bestselling novels The Shadow of the Wind, The Angel’s Game, and The Prisoner of Heaven in this riveting series finale—a heart-pounding thriller and nail-biting work of... More Info

Small Fry

HarperCollins Publishers | September 4, 2018 | 400 pages
A frank, smart and captivating memoir by the daughter of Apple founder Steve Jobs. Born on a farm and named in a field by her parents—artist Chrisann Brennan and Steve Jobs—Lisa Brennan-Jobs’s childhood unfolded in a rapidly changing Silicon Valley. When she was young, Lisa’s father was a... More Info

The Mermaid and Mrs. Hancock

HarperCollins Publishers | September 11, 2018 | 496 pages
"Imogen Hermes Gowar is a soon-to-be literary star."—Sunday Times (UK) "Historical fiction at its finest, combining myth and legend with the brutal realities of the past. . . . Comparisons will be drawn to the works of contemporary authors Sarah Waters and Michael Faber . . .  More Info

Cooking in Color: Vibrant, Delicious, Beautiful Food

HarperCollins Publishers | September 18, 2018 | 272 pages
Adrian Harris and Jeremy Inglett are the irreverent and irresistible duo behind the Food Gays, a blog and brand that promotes colorfully vibrant cooking. Think of the Food Gays as today’s Ina and Jeffrey Garten—if they were young gay men! The Food Gays reflect how so many millennials want to... More Info

Machine Without Horses

HarperCollins Publishers | September 4, 2018 | 288 pages
What is an ordinary life worth? A seasoned writer stumbles across an obituary and imagination is sparked. The brief words of memoriam describe a woman who was both extraordinary—eccentric, revered in her field, a renowned expert—but also utterly ordinary. How does a writer, intrigued by all... More Info

The Accidental Further Adventures of the Hundred-Year-Old Man

HarperCollins Publishers | August 7, 2018 | 448 pages
What's next for Allan Karlsson? Turns out this centenarian has a few more adventures in store . . . It all begins with a hot air balloon trip and three bottles of champagne. Allan and Julius are ready for some spectacular views, but they’re not expecting to land in the sea and be rescued by a... More Info

Little Green

HarperCollins Publishers | June 12, 2018 | 352 pages
How much pressure can a marriage take? Elise Sorenson has been striving for the Olympics as long as she can remember. The months of intense training and competition in the horse show world take her away, far too often, from her husband, Matt, and their eight-year-old daughter, Gracie. Matt, a... More Info

The Word is Murder

HarperCollins Publishers | June 5, 2018 | 400 pages
**A Guardian 'Best Thriller of the Year!'** The New York Times bestselling author of Magpie Murders and Moriarty brilliantly reinvents the classic crime novel once again with this clever and inventive mystery starring a fictional version of the author himself as the Watson to a modern-day Holmes,... More Info
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Kudos

HarperCollins Publishers | June 5, 2018 | 240 pages
Rachel Cusk, the award-winning and critically acclaimed author of Outline and Transit, completes the transcendent literary trilogy with Kudos, a novel of unsettling power. A woman writer visits a Europe in flux, where questions of personal and political identity are rising to the surface and the... More Info

The Happy Brain

HarperCollins Publishers | May 29, 2018 | 352 pages
Neuroscientist Dean Burnett dives into the squishy science and bubbly feelings of what happiness means The pursuit of happiness is one of the most common and enduring quests of human life. It’s what drives us to get a job, fall in love, watch stand-up comedy, have questionable obsessions and come... More Info

The Plot Against the President

HarperCollins Publishers | May 22, 2018 | 416 pages
Maggie Costello uncovers an assassination plot to kill the tyrannical new president. A blockbuster thriller from No.1 Sunday Times bestselling author Sam Bourne. The unthinkable has happened… The United States has elected a volatile demagogue as president, backed by his ruthless chief strategist,... More Info

Take Control of Your Life

HarperCollins Publishers | May 22, 2018 | 224 pages
As a former police detective, hostage negotiator and international peacekeeper, J. Paul Nadeau spent more than thirty years working with victims and perpetrators and learning from top experts in abuse situations, murder investigations, hostage-takings, terrorist attacks and human behaviour in... More Info

Cold Skies

HarperCollins Publishers | May 22, 2018 | 464 pages
Thumps DreadfulWater has finally found some peace and quiet. His past as a California cop now far behind him, he’s living out his retirement as a fine-arts photographer in the small town of Chinook. His health isn’t great, and he could use a new stove, but as long as he’s got his cat and a... More Info

This Is Just My Face

HarperCollins Publishers | May 1, 2018 | 256 pages
The Oscar-nominated Precious star and Empire actress delivers a much-awaited memoir—wise, complex, smart, funny—that is different from anything we’ve read.  More Info

The Power of Kindness

HarperCollins Publishers | April 24, 2018 | 320 pages
As a veteran emergency room physician, Dr. Brian Goldman has a successful career setting broken bones, curing pneumonia, and otherwise pulling people back from the brink of medical emergency. He always believed that caring came naturally to physicians. But time, stress, errors, and heavy... More Info

Moriarty

HarperCollins Publishers | March 27, 2018 | 448 pages
NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER What happened after Sherlock Holmes and Professor Moriarty went over the Reichenbach Falls? Bestselling author Anthony Horowitz (creator of TV’s Foyle’s War and Midsomer Murders) once again takes on Sir Arthur Conan Doyle in this razor-sharp thriller “Anything but... More Info

The Girl Who Saved The King Of Sweden

HarperCollins Publishers | July 25, 2017 | 512 pages
From the author of the five-million-copy bestseller The 100-Year-Old-Man Who Climbed Out the Window and Disappeared comes the charming, original story of one young woman’s unlikely adventure, praised as “a comic delight” (Daily Express). Quirky, humorous and utterly unique, Jonas Jonasson... More Info

Franklin's Lost Ship

HarperCollins Publishers | October 31, 2017 | 224 pages
A beautifully illustrated account of the thrilling expedition that recovered a ship lost to time—now in paperback Since the disastrous and fatal end of the Franklin Expedition nearly seventeen decades ago, the mysterious fate of the ships HMS Erebus and HMS Terror has captured the public’s... More Info

Canadianity

HarperCollins Publishers | October 17, 2017 | 288 pages
Sprung from their hugely successful podcast Canadianity, Taggart (that guy from that band) and Torrens (that guy from that show) share a collection of showbiz tales from the road and relatable everyday anecdotes, all wrapped up in a nostalgic fondness for this great country. Canadianity takes... More Info

The Escapist

HarperCollins Publishers | October 17, 2017 | 400 pages
Survival comes at a price In The Escapist, one of Canada’s foremost mountaineers, Gabriel Filippi, shares a life spent in and out of the Death Zone and proves an old axiom true: no climber returns from a summit the same person as when he began his ascent. The Escapist is an unflinching account of... More Info

Reckless Daughter

HarperCollins Publishers | August 29, 2017 | 544 pages
Joni Mitchell is a cultural touchstone for generations of Canadians. In her heyday she released ten experimental, challenging, and revealing albums; her lyrics captivated people with the beauty of their language and the rawness of their emotions, both deeply personal to Mitchell and universally... More Info

Moonglow

HarperCollins Publishers | October 3, 2017 | 480 pages
Following on the heels of his New York Times—bestselling novel Telegraph Avenue, Pulitzer Prize—winning author Michael Chabon delivers another literary masterpiece: a novel of truth and lies, family legends and existential adventure—and the forces that work to destroy us. In 1989, fresh from... More Info

The Second Sister

HarperCollins Publishers | September 26, 2017 | 496 pages
An obsessive quest to solve the mystery of her older sister’s disappearance puts a young woman in mortal jeopardy in this taut, sophisticated novel of psychological suspense from the author of the “truly riveting” (New York Times) The Book of You. An intoxicating cocktail of loyalty and... More Info

Forest Dark

HarperCollins Publishers | September 12, 2017 | 304 pages
"A brilliant novel. I am full of admiration." —Philip Roth "One of America’s most important novelists" (New York Times), the award-winning, New York Times bestselling author of The History of Love, conjures an achingly beautiful and breathtakingly original novel about personal transformation... More Info

Barbarian Lost

HarperCollins Publishers | September 12, 2017 | 304 pages
The #1 national bestseller by Alexandre “Sacha” Trudeau The Montreal Gazette praises Alexandre Trudeau’s debut as “a work in the spirit of V. S. Naipaul’s celebrated India travelogues, an on-the-ground, agenda-free enquiry into a place that does not reveal its essence easily.” Ever... More Info

The Ghost Orchard

HarperCollins Publishers | September 5, 2017 | 256 pages
For readers of H is for Hawk and The Frozen Thames, The Ghost Orchard is award-winning author Helen Humphreys’ fascinating journey into the secret history of an iconic food. Delving deep into the storied past of the apple in North America, Humphreys explores the intricate link between... More Info

That's My Baby

HarperCollins Publishers | September 5, 2017 | 368 pages
A new Deseronto novel from the internationally bestselling author of Tell and Deafening At the end of Frances Itani’s Scotiabank Giller Prize—shortlisted Tell, a baby is adopted by a young Deseronto couple who are coming to terms with the end of the Great War. Eighteen years on, the baby,... More Info

To Siri With Love

HarperCollins Publishers | August 22, 2017 | 256 pages
From the author of the viral New York Times op-ed column "To Siri with Love" comes a collection of touching, hilarious, and illuminating stories about life with a thirteen-year-old boy with autism that hold insights and revelations for us all. When Judith Newman shared the story of how Apple’s... More Info

The Rosie Project

HarperCollins Publishers | June 27, 2017 | 320 pages
A Globe & Mail 100 Selection The feel-good hit of 2013, The Rosie Project is a classic screwball romance about a handsome but awkward genetics professor and the woman who is totally wrong for him A first-date dud, socially awkward and overly fond of quick-dry clothes, genetics professor Don... More Info

Persons Unknown

HarperCollins Publishers | June 27, 2017 | 288 pages
The new novel from Susie Steiner, bestselling author of Missing, Presumed Manon has settled back into life in Cambridgeshire with her adopted son, Fly. She’s perfectly happy working on cold cases—until a man is stabbed to death just yards from the police station, and both the victim and the... More Info

Kingdom of Olives and Ash

HarperCollins Publishers | May 30, 2017 | 448 pages
A groundbreaking collection of essays by celebrated international writers bears witness to the human cost of fifty years of Israeli occupation of the West Bank and Gaza. In Kingdom of Olives and Ash, Michael Chabon and Ayelet Waldman, two of today's most renowned novelists and essayists, have... More Info

Shanghai Grand

HarperCollins Publishers | May 30, 2017 | 480 pages
From award-winning and bestselling author Taras Grescoe comes a highly compelling and bestselling account of the high life in Shanghai just before the Second World War On the eve of the Second World War, the foreign-controlled port of Shanghai was the rendezvous point for many of the 20th... More Info

Magpie Murders

HarperCollins Publishers | June 6, 2017 | 496 pages
From the New York Times bestselling author of Moriarty and Trigger Mortis, this fiendishly brilliant, riveting thriller weaves a classic whodunit worthy of Agatha Christie into a chilling, ingeniously original modern-day mystery. When editor Susan Ryeland is given the manuscript of Alan Conway’s... More Info

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