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Cormorant/DCB Spring 2019

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    Series: Paradise Cafe Heat Wave Paperback Maureen Jennings 9781770865426 $24.95 FICTION Mar 30, 2019
    It's July 1936 and Toronto is under a record-breaking heat wave. Charlotte Frayne is the junior associate in a two-person private investigation firm, owned by T. Gilmore. Two events set the book’s plot in motion: an anti-Semitic hate letter is delivered to Gilmore, who up to now has not acknowledged his religion, and Hilliard Taylor, a veteran of the First World War requests the firm’s assistance in uncovering what he believes is systematic embezzlement of the Paradise Café, which he owns and operates with three other men, all of whom were pris... + Read More
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    The Gods of East Wawanosh Paperback Marilyn Gear Pilling 9781770865464 $18.95 POETRY Mar 30, 2019
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    Claws of the Panda Beijing's Campaign of Influence and Intimidation in Canada Paperback Jonathan Manthorpe 9781770865396 $24.95 POLITICAL SCIENCE Jan 26, 2019
    Claws of the Panda tells the story of Canada’s failure to construct a workable policy towards the People’s Republic of China. In particular the book tells of Ottawa’s failure to recognize and confront the efforts by the Chinese Communist Party to infiltrate and influence Canadian politics, academia, and media, and to exert control over Canadians of Chinese heritage. Claws of the Panda gives a detailed description of the CCP’s campaign to embed agents of influence in Canadian business, politics, media and academia. The party’s aims are to be abl... + Read More
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    The Y Chromosome Paperback Leona Gom 9781770865488 $19.95 FICTION May 11, 2019
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    The Dead Celebrities Club Paperback Susan Swan 9781770865440 $24.95 FICTION Apr 27, 2019
    Dale Paul is a witty, self-absorbed rogue and the hedge fund whale. He enjoys a life of self-delusion that allows him to gamble other people’s money for his personal enrichment. When his biggest gamble — involving the pensions of the American military — fails, charm and boarding school connections aren’t enough to save Dale Paul from jail time for fraud. Confronted with nothing less than the challenge of understanding himself and his place in the age of the new robber-barons, he has a choice: repair his fractured relationships with his family a... + Read More
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    We Were Like Everyone Else Paperback Ken Victor 9781770865471 $18.95 POETRY Mar 30, 2019
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    A Canadian's Guide to Money-Smart Living Paperback Kelley Keehn 9781770865501 $19.95 BUSINESS & ECONOMICS May 26, 2019
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    The Magpie's Library Paperback Kate Blair 9781770865549 $13.95 JUVENILE FICTION Age (years) from 9 - 12 May 25, 2019
    Silva and her family visit her grandfather, only to find his health has taken a bad turn. As they struggle with this news, Silva seeks escape in books – at the local library. But she gets more than she bargained for when a magpie guides her to a secret, magical room containing books that she can not only read, but that she can live. Silva finds herself in the worlds of the characters … who all turn out to be real people. People she knows. There’s a catch, though: she soon discovers that the magpie has lured her to these books for selfish and da... + Read More
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    Shantallow Paperback Cara Martin 9781770865525 $15.95 YOUNG ADULT FICTION Age (years) from 14 - 18 May 26, 2019
    Shortlisted for the 2020 Ottawa Book AwardLonglisted for the 2020 Sunburst Award for Excellence in Canadian Literature of the Fantastic Tanvi isn’t the girl of Misha’s dreams; she’s the girl from his nightmares. She has appeared in his chilling dreams before he even meets her; when he DOES meet her, he falls for her. Their relationship turns stormy, bordering on abusive, and takes a dramatic turn when they are held captive by a group hoping to extract money from Tanvi’s wealthy family. But there is something more sinister at work, and the kidna... + Read More
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    The Art of Being Lewis Paperback Daniel Goodwin 9781770865297 $22.95 FICTION May 01, 2019
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    Nanaimo Girl A Memoir Paperback Prudence Emery 9781770865273 $24.95 BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY Apr 25, 2020
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    This One Because of the Dead Paperback Laure Baudot 9781770865143 $22.95 FICTION Apr 27, 2019
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    Chasing Painted Horses Hardcover Drew Hayden Taylor 9781770865600 $32.95 FICTION Sep 30, 2019
    Winner of the 2020 PMC Indigenous Literature Award When Ralph Thomas comes across graffiti of a horse in an alleyway in the early hours of the morning, he is stopped in his tracks. He recognizes this horse. A half-asleep Indigenous homeless man sees Ralph’s reaction to the horse and calls out to him. Over the course of a morning’s worth of hot coffee on a bitterly cold day, Ralph and the homeless man talk and Ralph remembers a troubling moment from his childhood when an odd little girl, Danielle, drew the most beautiful and intriguing horse on ... + Read More
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    The Fellowship Paperback Rachel Manley 9781770865624 $24.95 FICTION Sep 28, 2019
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    Series: Tails from the Apocalypse Pickles vs. the Zombies Paperback Angela Misri 9781770865587 $13.95 JUVENILE FICTION Age (years) from 9 - 12 Sep 21, 2019
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    Things That Fall Paperback Mere Joyce 9781770865563 $15.95 YOUNG ADULT FICTION Age (years) from 14 - 18 Sep 21, 2019

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