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Thriller Series to Keep You Up at Night

  There’s nothing better than finding a great writer who brings to life a fabulous character and then tells multiple stories about their cases or adventures.  Get lost in the murder, mystery and face paced intrigue offered by these fantastic series.  These books are so great that if you read one, you’re going to want [...]

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Books We Can’t Wait For You To Read in September

  September has the smell of sharpened pencils and pumpkin lattes in the air. If those two things don’t make it start to feel like the fall season is upon us, we don’t know what will. September is also the month where we start to share all the books that will accompany you while you [...]

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7 Excellent Spy Books

  A great spy book  can be hard to find, but we’ve made it easier for you! Here are 7 spy books, both fiction and non-fiction, that are filled with intrigue, drama, romance and secrets.    The Madmen of Benghazi: A Malko Linge Novel by Gérard de Villiers Chapters-Indigo  |  Amazon A gripping, racy, ripped-from-the-headlines [...]

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Books We Can’t Wait For You To Read in August

  At this point we’re well into the heat of the summer and chances are you’ve already got yourself a tan… or a sunburn. Grab the SPF and one of these great books to bring to the beach in August! Mãn by Kim Thuy- On Sale August 26, 2014 Following on the Giller Prize-nominated and [...]

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Elizabeth is Missing by Emma Healey

7 Fantastic Novels About Memory

  Memory is such a fascinating subject: Why do we remember the things we do and forget others? How much can we really ever trust our recollection of events. So it’s a deep topic for authors to explore in their novels. We’ve compiled some of the best books about losing, recovering or discovering the power [...]

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12 Books We’d Like to See on Orange is the New Black – Season 2

  If you’re like us, you’ve been counting down the days until the second season of Orange is the New Black airs of Netflix… only nine days until June 6th! Of course we love the show with it’s quirky characters and who doesn’t enjoy watching Piper try to navigate her way out of sticky situations, [...]

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Books We Can’t Wait For You To Read in June!

  It’s almost June! And it’s starting to feel like the warm weather is going to stick around for the summer months! It’s the time when you have to pick the best summer reads you can and have them all lined up for cottage visits or lazy weekend afternoons in the shade. We can help [...]

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Reading Bingo: Books with One Word Title

  If you have been participating in our Reading Bingo challenge this year you might already have a line or two completed already. If you haven’t started yet, you still have plenty of time! You can get some great suggestions for books with a blue cover or books by authors under 30. And, if you [...]

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Contest: Elizabeth is Missing by Emma Healey

  It’s no secret around the office that I loved the debut novel, Elizabeth is Missing by Emma Healey. It’s hard to believe that Emma Healey is a 20-something author since she writes her protagonist with memory loss so heartbreakingly well. But not only will Maud capture your heart, the mystery at the heart of [...]

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7 Books that You Should Read in the Park this Spring

  Spring has officially sprung which in a book lovers world means one thing… Reading Outside!!! There’s nothing better than heading out to a park, sans coat with a book in hand. The feel of the grass, the chatter of people and the ability to get lost in a great book is our definition of [...]

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