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Books We Can’t Wait For You to Read in December

  Here in Toronto, the first snowfall has happened… luckily it just turned into rain in the end, but we know there lots of snow in the horizon. In other parts of the country, we’ve seen pictures of LOTS of snow, so in the words of George R.R. Martin… “Winter is Coming”! Be sure to [...]

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Books We Can’t Wait For You to Read in November

  It’s almost November and as the temperature drops and the leaves start to turn into snow, it’s our duty… scratch that… our privilege to share a selection of some great reads that should be on your radar. Check out all the new reads listed below that range from Alice Munro to the hilarious John [...]

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Take a Selfie and Win a Phone Call with Alan Doyle, author of Where I Belong

  We all do it, sometimes we even give the odd duck face… SELFIES! But this time, we’re rewarding you for your selfie! How? We want you to take a picture of yourself with your copy of Alan Doyle’s Where I Belong and send it to us on Twitter, Instagram or Facebook by tagging us [...]

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

  You can tell that fall is quickly approaching when the leaves start to fall and we’re all pulling extra blankets out of the closet. As the weather changes, you’re going to want a captivating read to keep you company and some great food that warms you up instantly. Luckily for you, we’ve got you [...]

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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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THE VOTES ARE IN: Listen to the Squawking Chicken by Elaine Lui

  We have some exciting news to share! Elaine Lui’s paperback edition of Listen to the Squawking Chicken is going to be headed to a bookstore near you on March 3, 2015. The national bestselling book will have new additions, including a FAQ section and more! We asked you for your help in choosing the [...]

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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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Fall 2014 Preview… Now with Covers!

  Back in April we went to our Fall conference, which is where Editors present all the new titles that will be hitting the shelves between August – January. There were so many fantastic book presentations, but some of them had us jumping with joy. Of course, we felt it necessary to share our feeling [...]

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L. Marie Adeline’s Summer Reading Picks and a Contest

  When you think about summer, what’s the first thing that pops into your head? If you said “reading,” we might be soul mates. It’s the best time for reading! Long, lazy days, warm nights, sometimes it’s so hot you don’t want to move and the only activity you can manage is turning the pages [...]

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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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