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Governor General's Literary Awards 2020

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    Five Little Indians A Novel Paperback Michelle Good 9781443459181 $22.99 FICTION Apr 14, 2020
    WINNER: Canada Reads 2022WINNER: Governor General’s Literary Award for FictionWINNER: Amazon First Novel AwardWINNER: Kobo Emerging Author Prize Finalist: Scotiabank Giller PrizeFinalist: Atwood Gibson Writers Trust PrizeFinalist: BC & Yukon Book PrizeShortlist: Indigenous Voices AwardsNational Bestseller; A Globe and Mail Top 100 Book of the Year; A CBC Best Book of the Year; An Apple Best Book of the Year; A Kobo Best Book of the Year; An Indigo Best Book of the YearTaken from their families when they are very small and sent to a remote, chur... + Read More
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    Butter Honey Pig Bread Paperback Francesca Ekwuyasi 9781551528236 $23.95 FICTION Sep 03, 2020
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    Indians on Vacation A Novel Hardcover Thomas King 9781443460545 $32.99 FICTION Aug 25, 2020
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    Noopiming The Cure for White Ladies Paperback Leanne Betasamosake Simpson 9781487007645 $22.95 FICTION Sep 01, 2020
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    The Baudelaire Fractal Paperback Lisa Robertson 9781552453902 $22.95 FICTION Jan 21, 2020
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    Norma Jeane Baker of Troy Paperback Anne Carson 9780811229364 $17.95 POETRY Feb 25, 2020
    Norma Jeane Baker of Troy is a meditation on the destabilizing and destructive power of beauty, drawing together Helen of Troy and Marilyn Monroe, twin avatars of female fascination separated by millennia but united in mythopoeic force. Norma Jeane Baker was staged in the spring of 2019 at The Shed’s Griffin Theater in New York, starring actor Ben Whishaw and soprano Renée Fleming and directed by Katie Mitchell.
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    Eight Track Paperback Oana Avasilichioaei 9781772012385 $19.95 POETRY Oct 15, 2019
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    Orrery Poems Paperback Donna Kane 9781550179187 $18.95 POETRY Sep 19, 2020
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    Render Paperback Sachiko Murakami 9781551528274 $18.95 POETRY Aug 06, 2020
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    The Dyzgraphxst Paperback Canisia Lubrin 9780771048692 $21.00 POETRY Mar 24, 2020
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    Kamloopa An Indigenous Matriarch Story 1st edition Paperback Kim Senklip Harvey 9781772012422 $16.95 DRAMA Oct 27, 2019
    TIME: All.SPACE: The Multiverse.Come along for the ride to Kamloopa, the largest Powwow on the West Coast. This high-energy Indigenous matriarchal story follows two urban Indigenous sisters and a lawless Trickster who face our postcolonial world head-on as they come to terms with what it means to honour who they are and where they come from. But how to go about discovering yourself when Christopher Columbus allegedly already did that? Bear witness to the courage of these women as they turn to their Ancestors for help in reclaiming their power i... + Read More
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    bug Paperback Yolanda Bonnell 9781927922668 $15.95 DRAMA Oct 01, 2020
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    Guarded Girls Paperback Charlotte Corbeil-Coleman 9780369100436 $17.95 DRAMA Oct 07, 2019
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    Quick Bright Things Paperback Christina Cook 9780369100863 $17.95 DRAMA May 20, 2020
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    Sound of the Beast Paperback Donna-Michelle St. Bernard 9780369100764 $17.95 DRAMA Sep 21, 2020
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    This Red Line Goes Straight to Your Heart A Memoir in Halves Paperback Madhur Anand 9780771007774 $26.00 BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY Jun 30, 2020
    WINNER OF THE 2020 GOVERNOR GENERAL’S LITERARY AWARD FOR NONFICTION“Wondrously and elegantly written in language that astonishes and moves the reader…. This is an important book: an emotional and intellectual tour de force.”—Jane UrquhartAn experimental memoir about Partition, immigration, and generational storytelling, This Red Line Goes Straight to Your Heart weaves together the poetry of memory with the science of embodied trauma using the imagined voices of the past and the vital authority of the present.We begin before the red line is draw... + Read More
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    A History of My Brief Body Hardcover Billy-Ray Belcourt 9780735237780 $25.00 BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY Aug 25, 2020
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    Series: Exploded Views Disfigured On Fairy Tales, Disability, and Making Space Paperback Amanda Leduc 9781552453957 $19.95 LITERARY CRITICISM Feb 11, 2020
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    Rebent Sinner Paperback Ivan Coyote 9781551527734 $19.95 SOCIAL SCIENCE Sep 25, 2019
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    Shame on Me An Anatomy of Race and Belonging Paperback Tessa McWatt 9780735277434 $24.95 BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY Mar 24, 2020
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    The King of Jam Sandwiches Paperback Eric Walters 9781459825567 $12.95 JUVENILE FICTION Age (years) from 9 - 12 Sep 22, 2020
    ★ “Tug at the heartstrings and tickle the funny bone…This warm tale is definitely one for the keeper shelves. Highly recommended.”—School Library Journal, starred review Thirteen-year-old Robbie leads a double life. It's just Robbie and his dad, but no one knows that his dad isn't like most parents. Sometimes he wakes Robbie up in the middle of the night to talk about dying. Sometimes he just leaves without telling Robbie where he’s going. Once when Robbie was younger, he was gone for more than a week. Robbie was terrified of being left alone b... + Read More
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    Series: The Harvey Stories Harvey Holds His Own Hardcover Colleen Nelson 9781772781144 $22.95 JUVENILE FICTION Age (years) from 9 - 12 Aug 11, 2020
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    Nevers Paperback Sara Cassidy 9781459821637 $10.95 JUVENILE FICTION Age (years) from 9 - 12 Sep 03, 2019
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    Pine Island Home Hardcover Polly Horvath 9780735268623 $19.99 JUVENILE FICTION Age (years) from 9 - 12 Sep 01, 2020
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    Series: The Misewa Saga The Barren Grounds The Misewa Saga, Book One Hardcover David A. Robertson 9780735266100 $21.99 JUVENILE FICTION Age (years) from 10 Sep 08, 2020
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    The Barnabus Project Hardcover Terry Fan 9780735263260 $23.99 JUVENILE FICTION Age (years) from 5 - 9 Sep 01, 2020
    In a world built for Perfect Pets, Barnabus is a Failed Project, half mouse, half elephant, kept out of sight until his dreams of freedom lead him and his misfit friends on a perilous adventure. A stunning picture book from international bestsellers The Fan Brothers, joined by their brother Devin Fan.Deep underground beneath Perfect Pets, where children can buy genetically engineered “perfect” creatures, there is a secret lab. Barnabus and his friends live in this lab, but none of them is perfect. They are all Failed Projects. Barnabus has neve... + Read More
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    I Talk Like a River Hardcover Jordan Scott 9780823445592 $24.99 JUVENILE FICTION Age (years) from 4 - 8 Sep 01, 2020
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    Our Little Kitchen Hardcover Jillian Tamaki 9781773062624 $19.95 JUVENILE FICTION Age (years) from 4 - 8 Sep 01, 2020
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    Swift Fox All Along Hardcover Rebecca Thomas 9781773214481 $21.95 JUVENILE FICTION Age (years) from 4 - 7 Sep 08, 2020
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    Weekend Dad Hardcover Naseem Hrab 9781773061085 $18.95 JUVENILE FICTION Age (years) from 4 - 7 Aug 01, 2020
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    Series: Biblioasis International Translation Series If You Hear Me Paperback Pascale Quiviger 9781771962711 $22.95 FICTION Feb 11, 2020
    Sliding doors open and close automatically, exit to the left, entrance to the right. Beyond it, cars go by, and pedestrians and cyclists. A large park behaves as if nothing has happened. The mirage of a world intact. In an instant, a life changes forever. After he falls from a scaffold on the construction site where he works, the comatose David is visited daily by his wife, Caroline, and their six-year-old son Bertrand—but despite their devoted efforts, there’s no crossing the ineffable divide between consciousness and the mysterious world Dav... + Read More
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    Amaryllis & Little Witch Paperback Pascal Brullemans 9780369101143 $19.95 DRAMA Jul 15, 2020
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    Back Roads Paperback Andrée A. Michaud 9781487005801 $22.95 FICTION Mar 31, 2020
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    The Country Will Bring Us No Peace Paperback Matthieu Simard 9781552453933 $19.95 FICTION Sep 17, 2019
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    The Neptune Room Paperback Bertrand Laverdure 9781771665810 $20.00 FICTION Aug 18, 2020

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