Series: TouchThinkLearnTouchThinkLearn: 123Board bookXavier Deneux9781452173900$32.99JUVENILE NONFICTION Oct 09, 2018
High design, brilliant graphics, essential learning skills—these features distinguish the TouchThinkLearn titles, presenting knowledge in a new dimension. Xavier Deneux applies the same unique vision that informedTouchThink-Learn: ABC to this year's most innovative counting book. Die-cut numerals and shapes stimulate understanding of essential concepts, inviting youngest readers to engage in a meaningful and tangible hands-on experience of numbers by tracing figures and shapes to coordinate concepts and images.
Series: Christmas Ghost StoriesThe Red LodgePaperbackH.R. Wakefield9781771962551$8.95FICTION Oct 02, 2018
Reading a ghost story on Christmas eve was once as much a part of traditional Christmas celebrations as turkey, eggnog, and Santa Claus. The Red Lodge is a magnificent Queen Anne house, the ideal rental for a young family on a much-needed holiday. But something is wrong at the Red Lodge. What caused the drownings of so many previous occupants? What dark presence lurks in the river? Why has the son grown sullen and afraid?
Series: Christmas Ghost StoriesThe Green RoomPaperbackWalter De La Mare9781771962575$8.95FICTION Oct 02, 2018
Reading a ghost story on Christmas Eve was once as much a part of traditional Christmas celebrations as turkey, eggnog, and Santa Claus. Behind the run-down bookstore is a private room for favoured customers, a strange little annex with a stranger atmosphere. The young man feels a wistful presence vying got his attention as he browses, and when he leaves, he knows he will return. Something has been asked of him, and he will answer.
Reading a ghost story on Christmas Eve was once as much a part of traditional Christmas celebrations as turkey, eggnog, and Santa Claus. When he finds an abandoned duck punt on Christmas Eve, a hunter rows out into the marsh and comes across a shipwreck. He climbs aboard to explore—and finds himself trapped when a surge snaps the mooring line and his punt floats away. Sleep eludes him, and soon he discovers that he's not the only one trapped on the derelict ship.
Series: The Tales of Beedle the BardIllustrated EditionHardcoverJ.K. Rowling9781408898673$44.99JUVENILE FICTION Age (years) from 9Oct 02, 2018
The dazzlingly brilliant Chris Riddell brings his magical illustration talents to J.K. Rowling’s gloriously inventiveThe Tales of Beedle the Bard in a fully illustrated colour edition of this essential classic for Harry Potter fans. Translated from the runes by Hermione Granger, the volume includes ‘The Tale of the Three Brothers’, familiar to readers of Harry Potter from the crucial role it played inHarry Potter and the Deathly Hallows.Mischievous and witty, these five rollicking tales are a deeply satisfying read in the tradition of all great... + Read More
Series: The DarkdeepHardcoverAlly Condie9781547600465$22.99JUVENILE FICTION Age (years) from 8 - 12Oct 02, 2018
"This book left me breathless!" --R. L. Stine, #1New York Times bestselling author of Goosebumps and Fear Street"Move over,Stranger Things. . . The Darkdeep will pull you into an irresistibly eerie world beyond your wildest dreams--and nightmares." --Melissa de la Cruz, #1 New York Times bestselling author of the Descendants seriesNew York Timesbestselling authors Ally Condie and Brendan Reichs team up to co-author this thrilling first book in a darkly suspenseful middle grade series.Everyone in Timbers knows Still Cove is off-limits, with its ... + Read More
Series: Crafty LlamaHardcoverMike Kerr9781681191218$22.99JUVENILE FICTION Age (years) from 4 - 8Oct 02, 2018
A darling new character fromNew York Timesbestselling illustrator Renata Liwska! Created with author Mike Kerr, this is a story about crafting, friendship, and the very best gifts, perfect for fans ofExtra Yarn.Llama loves to make things. It doesn't matter what, really--something special, somethinglovely.Beaver loves to make things, too. But he likes things to beuseful.On this lovely day, Llama is inspired. She is havingfunmaking things, like gifts for her friends. And soon many of her friends are inspired right along with her. But Beaver needs... + Read More
Series: Throne of GlassKingdom of AshHardcoverSarah J. Maas9781619636101$25.99YOUNG ADULT FICTION Age (years) from 17Oct 23, 2018
Years in the making, Sarah J. Maas's #1New York Timesbestselling Throne of Glass series draws to an epic, unforgettable conclusion. Aelin Galathynius's journey from slave to king's assassin to the queen of a once-great kingdom reaches its heart-rending finale as war erupts across her world. . .Aelin has risked everything to save her people-but at a tremendous cost. Locked within an iron coffin by the Queen of the Fae, Aelin must draw upon her fiery will as she endures months of torture. Aware that yielding to Maeve will doom those she loves kee... + Read More
Series: Throne of GlassTower of DawnPaperbackSarah J. Maas9781681199221$15.99YOUNG ADULT FICTION Age (years) from 17Oct 23, 2018
In the next installment of theNew York Times bestselling Throne of Glass series, follow Chaol on his sweeping journey to a distant empire.Chaol Westfall has always defined himself by his unwavering loyalty, his strength, and his position as the Captain of the Guard. But all of that has changed since the glass castle shattered, since his men were slaughtered, since the King of Adarlan spared him from a killing blow, but left his body broken.His only shot at recovery lies with the legendary healers of the Torre Cesme in Antica--the stronghold of ... + Read More
Series: Goodnight, Goodnight, Construction SiteDump Truck's ColorsGoodnight, Goodnight, Construction SiteBoard bookSherri Duskey Rinker9781452153209$9.99JUVENILE FICTION Oct 02, 2018
Join Dump Truck on his colorfully busy day at the construction site! Little construction fans will love the colors that fill the world of the bestsellingGoodnight, Goodnight, Construction Site, from the BLUE sky in the morning to the WHITE moon at night!
Series: Goodnight, Goodnight, Construction SiteCement Mixer's ABCGoodnight, Goodnight, Construction SiteBoard bookSherri Duskey Rinker9781452153186$9.99JUVENILE FICTION Oct 02, 2018
Sing along with these construction ABCs! Cement Mixer churns out a rollicking alphabet rhyme that makes work light and teaches little readers the words of the construction site, from A to Z.
Aggretsuko is all the RAGE. A 25-year-old red panda who's Sanrio's newest character and has her own Netflix show, Aggretsuko lives a stressful work life that's all too relatable. In this helpful handbook, Aggretsuko offers tips on how to deal with annual holiday parties, avoid colleagues after hours, circumvent oversharing coworkers, and most importantly—how to RAGE (preferably in heavy-metal karaoke sessions). A must-have for anyone who needs help staying sane from 9 to 5.
An Oprah's Favorite Things Pick for 2018! - Send the gift of gratitude all year longLetters for a Year of Gratitude: The latest in the popular Chronicle BooksLetters to series that includesLetters to My Future Self, Letters to My Grandchild, Letters to My Love, Letters to My Mom, Letters to My Dad, Letters to My Son, andLetters to My Daughter.The gift of appreciation:Letters for a Year of Gratitude will inspire you to send thoughtful, handwritten notes of appreciation to everyone in your life-from a good friend to a great aunt. Simply tear out ... + Read More
Series: SeasonBig Flavors, Beautiful FoodHardcoverNik Sharma9781452163994$50.00COOKING Oct 02, 2018
Named a Best Cookbook of 2018 byThe New York Times,The Washington Post,The Boston Globe,The Chicago Tribune, Food Network,Bon Appetit, Food52 (Piglet Contender), Edible Communities, The BBC,The Independent,The Sunday Times,The Telegraph,The National Post, andThe New Zealand Listener."Quite simply beautiful food-wide-ranging, inspiring, and infused with an enlivening and generous sensibility."—Nigella Lawson, author ofAt My TableSeason by Nik Sharma features delicious and intriguing recipes plus 270 of the most beautiful photographs ever seen in... + Read More
Series: The Book of Building FiresHow to Master the Art of the Perfect FireHardcoverS. Coulthard9781452170756$24.95SPORTS & RECREATION Oct 09, 2018
Here's the perfect companion for sitting by a fireplace, wood stove, or campsite in the great outdoors. Straightforward directions and how-to illustrations provide instructions on building a roaring fire with confidence, skill, and efficiency—a fire that people will gather around in admiration. Filled with more than 60 entries on fire making, these pages include advice on sourcing the proper wood, chopping and storing, building and lighting the ideal stack, and cooking over an open flame. With a textured spine imitating a matchbook striking pad... + Read More
Series: Everything & EverywhereA Fact-Filled Adventure for Curious Globe-TrottersHardcoverMarc Martin9781452165141$26.50JUVENILE NONFICTION Oct 09, 2018
From Hong Kong to Reykjavík, Ulaanbaatar to New York City, enjoy a lush and unexpected journey around the world to discover what makes each place unique. Sleepy sloths, colorful cows, staggering skylines, terrible traffic—countless surprises await! All you need is a good guide and a little curiosity . . . so, what are you waiting for? Let's go! From award-winning author and illustrator Marc Martin comes a quirky, fact-filled adventure for curious globe-trotters, young and old.
#1 New York Times Bestselling children's book author Sherri Duskey RinkerA new toddler book and Christmas classic: VROOM and ZOOM into the holidays with this new Christmas classic from the author of the #1 New York Times bestsellersGoodnight, Goodnight, Construction Site andMighty, Mighty, Construction Site!Construction toys and construction joys: The trucks are gearing up for Christmas by building a special gift! But, there's a surprise waiting for each of them, too! Presents await for Excavator, Bulldozer, Crane, Dump Truck, and Cement Mixer ... + Read More
They are heroes and villains, Sith and Jedi, senators and scoundrels, mothers, mercenaries, artists, pilots. . . .The women of theStar Wars galaxy drive its stories and saga forward at every level. This beautifully illustrated, fully authorized book profiles 75 fascinating female characters from across films, fiction, comics, animation, and games. Featuring Leia Organa, Rey, Ahsoka Tano, Iden Versio, Jyn Erso, Rose Tico, Maz Kanata, and many more, each character is explored through key story beats, fresh insights, and behind-the-scenes details ... + Read More
Explore an illustrated history of the world through timelines for kids. From dinosaurs and Vikings to the history of robots and espionage, discover incredible world history in this lavish collection of timelines.Jam-packed with surprising facts and amazing details, such as the most bloodthirsty pirate of all time and the first crime to be solved by studying fingerprints, Timelines of Everything will take you on a whirlwind journey through an illustrated history of time, from the Big Bang to the modern world.More than 120 timelines give you all ... + Read More
Series: An Amanda Doucette MysteryPrisoners of HopeAn Amanda Doucette MysteryPaperbackBarbara Fradkin9781459737648$19.99FICTION Oct 06, 2018
Amanda Doucette finds herself drawn into the world of exploited foreign workers when she rescues a Filipino nanny accused of murdering her wealthy employer. Georgian Bay: a spectacular terrain of granite shores, deserted islands, and infinite sparkling bays. As part of her cross-Canada charity tour, Amanda has planned a kayaking trip in the area for abused families from a rural Ontario community. While exploring some remote islands offshore, she and a local tour guide rescue a frightened young woman whose boat has capsized. In an apparent act... + Read More
Series: A Jenny Willson MysteryNo Place for WolverinesA Jenny Willson MysteryPaperbackDave Butler9781459739833$14.99FICTION Oct 13, 2018
Park warden Jenny Willson is in a dangerous race for answers that could create an irreparable rift in her own organization. When Park Warden Jenny Willson initiates a covert inquiry into a proposed ski hill in Yoho National Park, she’s quickly drawn into a web of political, environmental, and criminal intrigue that threatens to tear apart a small B.C. town. Suddenly, neighbour is pitted against neighbour, friend against friend, and family against family. After a wolverine researcher dies in a mysterious fire, Willson forms an uneasy alliance ... + Read More
Series: Falling for LondonA Cautionary TalePaperbackSean Mallen9781459741942$22.99TRAVEL Oct 13, 2018
When Sean Mallen finally landed his dream job, it fell on him like a ton of bricks.Not unlike the plaster in his crappy, overpriced London flat. The veteran journalist was ecstatic when he unexpectedly got the chance he’d always craved: to be a London-based foreign correspondent. It meant living in a great city and covering great events, starting with the Royal Wedding of William and Kate. Except: his tearful wife and six-year-old daughter hated the idea of uprooting their lives and moving to another country. Falling for London is the hilario... + Read More
Series: Blue MondayThe Expos, the Dodgers, and the Home Run That Changed EverythingPaperbackDanny Gallagher9781459741874$23.99SPORTS & RECREATION Oct 13, 2018
Blue Monday: one of the most unforgettable days in Canadian baseball history. Danny Gallagher leads readers up to that infamous day in October 1981 when Rick Monday of the Los Angeles Dodgers hit a home run off of Montreal Expos pitcher Steve Rogers in the ninth inning, giving the Dodgers a berth in the World Series. Readers will be taken back to 1976 when a five-year plan for winning the National League championship was set in place by the Expos with the hiring of experienced manager Dick Williams. Gallagher examines old narratives about Blue... + Read More
Series: The Mamba MentalityHow I PlayHardcoverKobe Bryant9780374201234$45.50SPORTS & RECREATION Oct 23, 2018
The first book from the basketball superstar Kobe Bryant—a lavish, deep dive inside the mind of one of the most revered athletes of all timeIn the wake of his retirement from professional basketball, Kobe “The Black Mamba” Bryant has decided to share his vast knowledge and understanding of the game to take readers on an unprecedented journey to the core of the legendary “Mamba mentality.” Citing an obligation and an opportunity to teach young players, hardcore fans, and devoted students of the game how to play it “the right way,”The Mamba Menta... + Read More
A middle-grade fantasy and nonstop adventure,The Train to Impossible Places by debut author P. G. Bell is as fun as it is full of heart, and the first book of a trilogy.A train that travels through impossible places. A boy trapped in a snow globe. And a girl who’s about to go on the adventure of a lifetime.The Impossible Postal Express is no ordinary train. It’s a troll-operated delivery service that runs everywhere from ocean-bottom shipwrecks, to Trollville, to space.But when this impossible train comes roaring through Suzy’s living room, her... + Read More
Series: IconicThe Masters of Italian FashionHardcoverMegan Hess9781743794371$34.99DESIGN Oct 16, 2018
Italian fashion has long been revered for its craftsmanship and luxury, but also for its iconic status in the fashion world. Floral brocades, leopard print and show-stopping red dresses – the masters of Italian fashion know how to make a statement.InIconic: The masters of Italian fashion, internationally renowned fashion illustrator Megan Hess explores ten of the best known and most loved Italian designers: Versace, Dolce & Gabbana, Fendi, Valentino, Pucci, Prada, Miu Miu, Missoni, Gucci and Armani.Megan takes readers on an unforgettable journe... + Read More
The frontman of one of the greatest bands of all time tells the story of his rise from nothing to rock 'n' roll megastar, and his wild journey as the voice of The Who.“It’s taken me three years to unpack the events of my life, to remember who did what when and why, to separate the myths from the reality, to unravel what really happened at the Holiday Inn on Keith Moon’s 21st birthday,” says Roger Daltrey, the powerhouse vocalist of The Who. The result of this introspection is a remarkable memoir, instantly captivating, funny and frank, chock-f... + Read More
Series: Our UniverseSun! One in a BillionHardcoverStacy McAnulty9781250199324$23.50JUVENILE NONFICTION Age (years) from 4 - 8Oct 23, 2018
From the author ofEarth! My First 4.54 Billion Years comes a new picture book about space—this time starring our Sun!Meet Sun: He's a star! And not just any star—he's one in a billion. He lights up our solar system and makes life possible. With characteristic humor and charm, Stacy McAnulty channels the voice of Sun in this next celestial "autobiography." Rich with kid-friendly facts and beautifully illustrated,Sun! One in a Billion is an equally charming and irresistible companion toEarth! My First 4.54 Billion Years.
Series: Grim LoveliesGrim LoveliesHardcoverMegan Shepherd9781328809186$24.99YOUNG ADULT FICTION Age (years) from 14Oct 02, 2018
"A magical dash through the streets of Paris. Part caper, part fairy tale, part opulent witch society, you'll be swept away by all of it. GRIM LOVELIES absolutely dazzles." —Kendare Blake, #1 NYT bestselling author of the Three Dark Crowns series“A darkly enchanting saga…bound to attract fans of Leigh Bardugo, Holly Black, and more.”—Entertainment Weekly “I lost myself in this magical book.”—Stephanie Garber,New York Times bestselling author ofCaraval andLegendary Seventeen-year-old Anouk envies the human world, where people known as Pretties... + Read More
Series: Greenglass HouseBluecrowneA Greenglass House StoryHardcoverKate Milford9781328466884$25.50JUVENILE FICTION Age (years) from 10 - 12Oct 02, 2018
Return to the world of the bestsellingGreenglass House, where smugglers, magic, and pyrotechnics mix, in a new adventure from a New York Times best-selling, National Book Award–nominated, and Edgar Award–winning author.Lucy Bluecrowne is beginning a new life ashore with her stepmother and half brother, though she’s certain the only place she’ll ever belong is with her father on a ship of war as part of the crew. She doesn’t care that living in a house is safer and the proper place for a twelve-year-old girl; it’sboring. But then two nefarious s... + Read More
Series: AliA LifePaperbackJonathan Eig9781328505699$24.99SPORTS & RECREATION Oct 02, 2018
Winner of the 2018 PEN/ESPN Award for Literary Sports Writing Winner of The Times Sports Biography of the Year “As Muhammad Ali’s life was an epic of a life soAli: A Life is an epic of a biography . . . pages in succession its narrative reads like a novel—a suspenseful novel with a cast of vivid characters.” – Joyce Carol Oates,New York Times Book Review Muhammad Ali was born Cassius Clay in racially segregated Louisville, Kentucky, the son of a sign painter and a housekeeper. He went on to become a heavyweight boxer with a dazzling mix of po... + Read More
Series: LikeWarThe Weaponization of Social MediaHardcoverP. W. Singer9781328695741$40.00POLITICAL SCIENCE Oct 02, 2018
Two defense experts explore the collision of war, politics, and social media, where the most important battles are now only a click away. Through the weaponization of social media, the internet is changing war and politics, just as war and politics are changing the internet. Terrorists livestream their attacks, “Twitter wars” produce realâ??world casualties, and viral misinformation alters not just the result of battles, but the very fate of nations. The result is that war, tech, and politics have blurred into a new kind of battlespace that pla... + Read More
Series: Girls Think of EverythingStories of Ingenious Inventions by WomenHardcoverCatherine Thimmesh9781328772534$25.50JUVENILE NONFICTION Age (years) from 10 - 12Oct 09, 2018
This updated edition of the bestsellingGirls Think of Everything, by Sibert-winner Catherine Thimmesh and Caldecott Honor winner Melissa Sweet, retains all the integrity of the original but includes expanded coverage of inventions (and inventors) to better reflect our diverse and technological world. In kitchens and living rooms, in garages and labs and basements, even in converted chicken coops, women and girls have invented ingenious innovations that have made our lives simpler and better. What inspired these girls, and just how did they turn... + Read More
A quirky, nostalgic send-up to the Oregon Trail computer game, featuring snarky and hard-earned life lessons from the trail. Pack your wagons, find your ride-or-(literally) die friends, and roll up to Matt’s General Store with a sack of cash—it’s time to hit the Oregon Trail, twenty-first-century style!…And Then You Die of Dysenteryis the perfect send-up to the sometimes frustrating, always entertaining, and universally belovedOregon Trail computer game. Featuring a four-color design in the game’s iconic 8-bit format, alongside pop culture ref... + Read More
Series: Israeli SoulEasy, Essential, DeliciousHardcoverMichael Solomonov9780544970373$50.00COOKING Oct 16, 2018
For their first major book since the trailblazingZahav, Michael Solomonov and Steven Cook go straight to the food of the people—the great dishes that are the soul of Israeli cuisine. Usually served from tiny eateries, hole-in-the-wall restaurants, or market stalls, these specialties have passed from father to son or mother to daughter for generations. To find the best versions, the authors scoured bustling cities like Tel Aviv, Jerusalem, and Haifa, and sleepy towns on mountaintops. They visited bakeries, juice carts, beaches, even weddings. ... + Read More
Series: DelishEat Like Every Day's the WeekendHardcoverEditors of Delish9781328498861$43.00COOKING Oct 16, 2018
You don’t have to know how to cook, you just have to love to eat. Delish.com speaks to food lovers who don’t fancy themselves chefs—and they do it through helpful, shareable recipes that are as fun to watch as they are to make. Now, they’ve crammed all of that insanity and entertainment into their first-ever cookbook. Inside, you’ll find more than 275 recipes and ideas that are meant to be devoured, not perfected—including Quesadilla Cake, Chicken Fried Cauliflower, and Cookie Dough Cheesecake—plus their best tips, tricks, and indispensable advice.
Series: A Secret SisterhoodThe Literary Friendships of Jane Austen, Charlotte Bronte, George Eliot, and Virginia WoolfPaperbackEmily Midorikawa9781328532381$22.99BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY Oct 16, 2018
Male literary friendships are the stuff of legend, but what about the friendships of women writers?A Secret Sisterhood, drawing on letters and diaries, some never published before, brings to light a wealth of surprising female collaborations: the friendship between Jane Austen and one of the family servants, amateur playwright Anne Sharp; the daring feminist author Mary Taylor, who shaped the work of Charlotte Brontë; the transatlantic friendship of the seemingly aloof George Eliot and the ebullient Harriet Beecher Stowe; and Virginia Woolf and... + Read More
Series: Mary PoppinsMary Poppins (picture book)HardcoverDr. P. L. Travers9781328916778$24.99JUVENILE FICTION Age (years) from 4 - 7Oct 23, 2018
Based on the original 1934 novel by P. L. Travers with beautiful illustrations by Genevieve Godbout, this collectable picture book is sure to become a favorite of Mary Poppins fans old and new. When the East Wind blows Mary Poppins over Cherry Tree Lane and into the lives of the Banks children, nothing is ever the same! This picture book adaptation of the original novel is full of Mary's unique brand of whimsical adventure: There's a tea party on the ceiling, a visit to the night zoo, and a trip to a mysterious shop that sells stars. Told in a ... + Read More
Series: Everyday DorieThe Way I CookHardcoverDorie Greenspan9780544826984$50.00COOKING Oct 23, 2018
To the hundreds of thousands who follow her on Twitter, Instagram, and Facebook, Dorie Greenspan’s food is powerfully cookable—her recipes instant classics. InEveryday Dorie, she invites readers into her kitchen to savor the dishes that she makes all the time, from Miso-Glazed Salmon to Lemon Goop. What makes a “Dorie recipe”? Each one has a small surprise that makes it special. Mustard and walnuts in the cheese puffs. Cherry tomatoes stuffed into red bell peppers and oven-charred. Cannellini beans in cod en papillote. The dishes are practical,... + Read More
A “mesmerizing, poetic exploration of family, friendship, love and loss” from the acclaimed author ofAristotle and Dante Discover the Secrets of the Universe. (New York Times Book Review) Sal used to know his place with his adoptive gay father, their loving Mexican American family, and his best friend, Samantha. But it’s senior year, and suddenly Sal is throwing punches, questioning everything, and realizing he no longer knows himself. If Sal’s not who he thought he was, who is he? This humor-infused, warmly humane look at universal questions ... + Read More
A stunning, full-color illustrated edition of the classic novel about the magical nanny who has delighted children and adults the world over. Experience the fantastical adventures of the magical nanny who inspired the classic film, stage show, and young imaginations the world over in a whole new way. This illustrated gift edition features silver foil on the cover and beautiful artwork by Júlia SardA that re-imagines Mary's London in rich, full color. Ideal for the lifelong Mary Poppins fan or serious collector, this edition also makes for a lov... + Read More
Series: No Time to SpareThinking About What MattersPaperbackUrsula K. Le Guin9781328507976$21.50LITERARY COLLECTIONS Jan 15, 2019
Ursula K. Le Guin on the absurdity of denying your age:“If I’m ninety and believe I’m forty-five, I’m headed for a very bad time trying to get out of the bathtub.”On cultural perceptions of fantasy: “The direction of escape is toward freedom. So what is ‘escapism’ an accusation of?”On breakfast: “Eating an egg from the shell takes not only practice, but resolution, even courage, possibly willingness to commit crime.” Ursula K. Le Guin took readers to imaginary worlds for decades. In the last great frontier of life, old age, she explored a new... + Read More
Series: CBC Massey LecturesAll Our RelationsFinding the Path ForwardPaperbackTanya Talaga9781487005733$19.95SOCIAL SCIENCE Oct 16, 2018
In this vital and incisive work, bestselling and award-winning author Tanya Talaga explores the alarming rise of youth suicide in Indigenous communities in Canada and beyond. From Northern Ontario to Nunavut, Norway, Brazil, Australia, and the United States, the Indigenous experience in colonized nations is startlingly similar and deeply disturbing. It is an experience marked by the violent separation of Peoples from the land, the separation of families, and the separation of individuals from traditional ways of life — all of which has culminat... + Read More
Series: The Lost WordsHardcoverRobert Macfarlane9781487005382$40.00ART Oct 02, 2018
FINALIST, WAINWRIGHT PRIZEIn 2007, when a new edition of the Oxford Junior Dictionary — widely used in schools around the world — was published, a sharp-eyed reader soon noticed that around forty common words concerning nature had been dropped. Apparently they were no longer being used enough by children to merit their place in the dictionary. The list of these “lost words” included acorn, adder, bluebell, dandelion, fern, heron, kingfisher, newt, otter, and willow. Among the words taking their place were attachment, blog, broadband, bullet-poi... + Read More
Series: How to Raise a Plantand Make It Love You BackPaperbackMorgan Doane9781786273024$24.99GARDENING Oct 23, 2018
Aimed at a new generation of indoor gardening enthusiasts, this book is a perfect guide for anyone keen to see their plant offspring thrive. Gaining ground on food and pet photos on social media, plants have found popularity in the small home, and are being proclaimed the new stars of Instagram. This beautiful little book is ideal for the novice 'plant parent', providing tips on how to choose plants, where to place them, and above all how to care for them and keep them thriving. Indoor-plant experts and Instagrammers Erin Harding and Morgan Doa... + Read More
Through a carefully curated selection of quotations, images, and interviews, Photographers on Photography reveals what matters most to the masters. With enlightening text by Henry Carroll, author of the internationally bestselling Read This If You Want To Take Great Photographs series, you'll discover how the giants of the genres developed their distinctive visual styles, the core ideas that underpin their practice and, most importantly, what photography means to you.
Experience 60 of the world’s greatest and most unforgettable train journeys, from classic long-distance trips like Western Canada’s Rocky Mountaineer and Darwin to Adelaide’s The Ghan, to little-known gems on regular commuting lines. We’ve always had a soft spot for trains. We know the moment a train pulls out of a station bound for somewhere fantastic is when the adventure truly starts. Amazing Train Journeys is the culmination of asking more than 200 travel writers for their absolute favourites. Some are epic international adventures, others ... + Read More
This annual bestseller ranks the hottest, must-visit countries, regions, cities and best-value destinations for 2019. Drawing on the knowledge and passion of Lonely Planet’s staff, authors and online community, we present a year’s worth of inspiration to take you out of the ordinary and into the unforgettable. As self-confessed travel geeks, our staff collectively rack up hundreds of thousands of miles each year, exploring almost every destination on the planet. Andevery year, we ask ourselves: where are the best places in the world to visit ri... + Read More
This is the ultimate world atlas for globetrotters. Combining our extensive mapping experience and unrivalled destination insight and knowledge, our first dedicated altas makes it easy for you to plan adventures and discover remarkable places around the planet. With Lonely Planet’s The Travel Atlas in your hands, you can explore every part of the world and plan upcoming trips with one simple and easy-to-use resource. Inside, you’ll find detailed maps to every country on Earth, with popular regions and destinations presented at greater scale. ... + Read More
Series: Agatha Raisin MysteriesThe Dead RingerAn Agatha Raisin MysteryHardcoverM. C. Beaton9781250157690$34.99FICTION Oct 02, 2018
New York Times bestseller M. C. Beaton's cranky, crafty Agatha Raisin—now the star of a hit T.V. show—is back on the case again inThe Dead Ringer.The idyllic Cotswolds village of Thirk Magna is best known for the medieval church of St. Ethelred and its bells, which are the pride and glory of the whole community.As the bell-ringers get ready for the visit of the dashing Bishop Peter Salver-Hinkley, the whole village is thrown into a frenzy. Meanwhile, Agatha convinces one of the bell-ringers, the charming lawyer Julian Brody, to hire her to inve... + Read More
Series: Ara the StarAra the Star EngineerHardcoverKomal Singh9781989025055$19.95JUVENILE FICTION Oct 16, 2018
This is a STEM book and more! An inspiring, inclusive, whimsical way to learn about computers and technology from real-life trailblazers. Ara is a young girl who loves BIG numbers. She wants to count all the stars in the sky... but how? This is an upbeat adventure of Ara and her sidekick droid, DeeDee ("Beep!"). They use smarts and grit to solve a BIG problem and discover an amazing algorithm! A quest that takes them through a whirlwind of intriguing locations at Innovation Plex - Data Centre, Ideas Lab, Coding Pods, and X-Space. Along the wa... + Read More
Mrs. Badger, an avid collector and naturalist, takes a weekly journey up to Sugarloaf Peak, greeting her friends on the way and sharing her discoveries with them. One day she meets Lulu, a very small cat, who wants to go with her to the top of the mountain. On the way, Lulu learns to take care of the natural world, help those in need, and listen to her intuition. Rich in wisdom and beautifully illustrated, Up the Mountain Path offers a profound story full of lessons about love, generosity, and following one's heart.
Series: Vegan ChristmasOver 70 Amazing Recipes for the Festive SeasonHardcoverGaz Oakley9781787132672$28.99COOKING Oct 16, 2018
Vegans and vegetarians everywhere will have the best holiday period ever with Gaz Oakley's fantastic alternatives to the traditional turkey and trimmings. Gaz is an expert in bold flavors and textures, so everyone can enjoy a spectacular centerpiece and amazing food throughout the festive season.Gaz talks you through the menus and the planning, from Christmas morning breakfast like Sweet Potato Waffles and Tofu Benedict, through to a show-stopping lunch with the likes of Ultimate Christmas Wellington, "Turkey" Roast and Festive Nut Roast Wreath... + Read More
Series: Fallen ArchitectA NovelPaperbackCharles Belfoure9781492678984$25.99FICTION Oct 01, 2018
From the New York Times bestseller of The Paris ArchitectSomeone has to take the blame.When the Britannia Theatre's balcony collapses, killing over a dozen people, the fingers point at the architect. He should have known better, should have made it safer, should have done something. Douglas Layton knows the flaw wasn't in his design, but he can't fighta guilty verdict. When he is finally released from prison, he has nothing: no job, no family, nowhere to go. He needs to assume a new identity and rebuild his life. But he soon finds himself diggi... + Read More
Series: I Saw SantaI Saw Santa in VancouverHardcoverJD Green9781492668923$17.99JUVENILE FICTION Age (years) from 4 - 8Oct 01, 2018
Santa's not planned his vacation this year. Mrs. Claus says, "How 'bout Vancouver, my dear? You always say it's your favorite place, but remember, the children should not see your face." Santa and Mrs. Claus want to go on a vacation—but can someone as famous as Santa stay out of sight? Snuggle up and read what happens when things don't quite go as planned.This Christmas regional series combines a fun and festive story with search-and-find artwork that will have children looking for Santa, Mrs. Claus, and Reindeer amongst Vancouver's most iconic... + Read More
Series: I Saw SantaI Saw Santa in TorontoHardcoverJD Green9781492668909$17.99JUVENILE FICTION Age (years) from 4 - 8Oct 01, 2018
Santa's not planned his vacation this year. Mrs. Claus says, "How 'bout Toronto, my dear? You always say it's your favorite place, but remember, the children should not see your face." Santa and Mrs. Claus want to go on a vacation—but can someone as famous as Santa stay out of sight? Snuggle up and read what happens when things don't quite go as planned.This Christmas regional series combines a fun and festive story with search-and-find artwork that will have children looking for Santa, Mrs. Claus, and Reindeer amongst Toronto's most iconic sights!
Series: I Saw SantaI Saw Santa in OttawaHardcoverJD Green9781492668794$17.99JUVENILE FICTION Age (years) from 4 - 8Oct 01, 2018
Santa's not planned his vacation this year. Mrs. Claus says, "How 'bout Ottawa, my dear? You always say it's your favorite place, but remember, the children should not see your face." Santa and Mrs. Claus want to go on a vacation—but can someone as famous as Santa stay out of sight? Snuggle up and read what happens when things don't quite go as planned.This Christmas regional series combines a fun and festive story with search-and-find artwork that will have children looking for Santa, Mrs. Claus, and Reindeer amongst Ottawa's most iconic sights!
Series: I Saw SantaI Saw Santa in Nova ScotiaHardcoverJD Green9781492668756$17.99JUVENILE FICTION Age (years) from 4 - 8Oct 01, 2018
Santa's not planned his vacation this year. Mrs. Claus says, "How 'bout Nova Scotia, my dear? You always say it's your favorite place, but remember, the children should not see your face." Santa and Mrs. Claus want to go on a vacation—but can someone as famous as Santa stay out of sight? Snuggle up and read what happens when things don't quite go as planned.This Christmas regional series combines a fun and festive story with search-and-find artwork that will have children looking for Santa, Mrs. Claus, and Reindeer amongst Nova Scotia's most ic... + Read More
Santa's not planned his vacation this year. Mrs. Claus says, "How 'bout Newfoundland, my dear? You always say it's your favorite place, but remember, the children should not see your face." Santa and Mrs. Claus want to go on a vacation—but can someone as famous as Santa stay out of sight? Snuggle up and read what happens when things don't quite go as planned.This Christmas regional series combines a fun and festive story with search-and-find artwork that will have children looking for Santa, Mrs. Claus, and Reindeer amongst Newfoundland's most ... + Read More
Series: I Saw SantaI Saw Santa in CanadaHardcoverJD Green9781492668367$17.99JUVENILE FICTION Age (years) from 4 - 8Oct 01, 2018
Santa's not planned his vacation this year. Mrs. Claus says, "How 'bout Canada, my dear? You always say it's your favorite place, but remember, the children should not see your face." Santa and Mrs. Claus want to go on a vacation—but can someone as famous as Santa stay out of sight? Snuggle up and read what happens when things don't quite go as planned.This Christmas regional series combinesa fun and festive story with search-and-find artwork that will have children looking for Santa, Mrs. Claus, and Reindeer amongst Canada's most iconic sights!