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  • Bitter Medicine

    Bitter Medicine

    In 1976, Ben Martini was diagnosed with schizophrenia. A decade later, his brother Olivier was told he had the same disease. For the past thirty years the Martini family has struggled to comprehend...

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  • Windfall Apples

    Windfall Apples

    The venerable tanka and her upstart cousin kyoka mingle with Kerouac’s American pop haiku in five-liner imagist poems and linked sequences. In Windfall Apples, Richard Stevenson mixes east and west...

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  • Hornbooks of Rita K (The)

    Hornbooks of Rita K (The)

    The Hornbooks of Rita K, Robert Kroetsch's first volume of new poetry in more than a decade, is a brilliant collection of mysterious fragments. Where has Rita gone and who is reconstructing her oeu...

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  • Too Bad

    Too Bad

    A prodigious body of innovative writing behind him, Robert Kroetsch turns to a starker lyrical mode in Too Bad: Sketches Toward a Self-Portrait. Oscillating between the many moods of a human heart ...

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  • Memory's Daughter

    Memory's Daughter

    This is a daughter’s poetic homage to her parents, both elegy and celebration, that explores the transformations wrought by history, biology, and the alchemy of love. In Greek myth, the daughters o...

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  • wild horses

    wild horses

    Cast during his year in the U of A's writer in residency, wild horses is Ottawan rob mclennan's deep lyrical engagement with Edmonton, Alberta. He sees the new terrain through his peculiar, sympath...

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  • Dreamwork

    Dreamwork

    Dreamwork is a poetic exploration of the then and there, here and now, of landscapes and inscapes over time. It is part of a poetry series on dream and its relation to actuality. The poems explore ...

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  • Crisp

    Crisp

    Crisp confronts the unspeakable parts of memory, meditating on characters caught in isolation and struggling to make sense of grief, disappointment, and the occasional dinner party gone wrong. Alon...

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  • Smoked

    Smoked

    Detective Lane returns for a fourth time in Smoked, Garry Ryan's darkest mystery to date. When Jennifer Towers is found dead in a graffiti-tagged dumpster, Detectives Lane and Harper must decipher ...

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  • The Darkening Archipelago

    The Darkening Archipelago

    After evading death while trying to save Alberta's breathtaking Cardinal Divide from the threat of coal mining, Cole Blackwater learns that his good friend and former client Archie Ravenwing is pre...

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  • Comptines bleues

    Comptines bleues

    Les comptines de ce recueil, tant originales que traditionnelles, veulent initier les tout petits au plaisir de jouer avec les mots. Elles offrent aussi aux parents l’occasion de faire découvrir à ...

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  • Le soleil du lac qui se couche

    Le soleil du lac qui se couche

    Angèle rencontre Ueno Takami. Comme prédestinés, ils se remarquent d’abord dans une galerie d’art, puis se retrouvent au parc ou à l’imprimerie, chez Rinella, où Ueno confectionne un livre d’art. ...

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  • Harmonics

    Harmonics

    Jesse Patrick Ferguson brings music and poetry into conversation with each other in this compelling debut collection. Modeled on the fundamental tones and overtones of the harmonic series, poems in...

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  • Seal Intestine Raincoat

    Seal Intestine Raincoat

    After a severe winter storm and extended power failure, thousands become trapped in their homes during one of the coldest weeks of the year. For one small group of people, thrown together by catast...

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  • Ruins and Relics

    Ruins and Relics

    These are short stories about people who harbour relics from their past: a postcard from Vienna, the cigarette burns that scar a boy's chest, a stolen USB pen, blue concentration camp numbers tatto...

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  • Incident at Willow Creek

    Incident at Willow Creek

    After her mother's death, Liz Thomas inherits the key to a bank lockbox containing the official government documents of Camp 10, a prisoner-of-war camp located in the sleepy town of Willow Creek, A...

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  • Poems for a Small Park

    Poems for a Small Park

    In this collection by the well-known Edmonton poet, E.D. Blodgett, is an ode to the wisdom and divinity of silence. The poet muses on the quiet of the outdoors and the mysterious relationship that ...

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  • The Cardinal Divide

    The Cardinal Divide

    Cole Blackwater's life isn't what it used to be. Once a political superstar within Ottawa's environmental movement, he now runs a nearly defunct conservation strategy consulting firm that distinctl...

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  • Le château qui puait trop

    Le château qui puait trop

    Quand la princesse qui ne se lavait jamais rencontre le prince qui ne se lavait pas davantage, c’est le coup de foudre ! Mais le couple pourra-t-il cacher pour toujours à ses enfants que le savon, ...

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  • Hot Thespian Action!

    Hot Thespian Action!

    In Hot Thespian Action! Robin Whittaker argues that new plays can thrive in amateur theatres, which have freedoms unavailable to professionalized companies. And he proves it with ten relevant, enga...

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  • Mother Superior

    Mother Superior

    Mother Superior introduces Saleema Nawaz as a truly bold new voice in fiction. Gorgeous, sensuous prose and edgy, taboo-breaking subject matter combine to create a collection quite unlike anything ...

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  • A Hummingbird Dance

    A Hummingbird Dance

    Detectives Lane and Harper are back for the third Detective Lane Mystery in this gripping twister of a novel that baffles with its ever-increasing body count and suspect list. When Ryan Dudley vent...

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  • West End Murders

    West End Murders

    When a series of murders threatens the lives of an entire community in Vancouver, Inspector Coswell and RCMP Corporal Paul Blakemore team up once again to solve the case. What begins as an array of...

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  • Cleavage

    Cleavage

    Tracks the patchwork musings of Leah, who, at twenty-four years old and two years into a relationship, discovers she has breast cancer. Told in fragments, Cleavage details Leah's struggles with her...

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  • Curiange la mésange

    Curiange la mésange

    Curiange est une petite mésange à tête noire qui porte très bien son nom, car elle est décidément très curieuse, et même trop ! Sa curiosité l’amène à explorer différents habitats du Nouveau-Brunsw...

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  • Wonderfull

    Wonderfull

    When Emma Brodie, local prophet and mother of three, steals a boat and exiles herself to the middle of the bay for seven days and seven nights, she sets about a chain of strange events in the sleep...

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  • Ainsi parle le Saigneur

    Ainsi parle le Saigneur

    Le Saigneur. Un fanatique religieux qui assassine ceux qui ne vivent pas selon les préceptes de la Bible. Fou de Dieu ou fou tout court ? À Chesterville, P.Q., ce tueur en série fera ses premièr...

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  • Death Drive Through Gaia Paris

    Death Drive Through Gaia Paris

    "Noble's work has always engaged, in its own way, with the Western Canadian tradition of poetry as intellectual experiment grounded on local experience.… Death Drive marks a counter-turn in the wor...

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  • Dans les yeux de Nathan

    Dans les yeux de Nathan

    Le 24 décembre au matin, Nathan a découvert qu’il avait enfin neigé. Il sort dehors à l’insu de ses parents pour aller admirer la blancheur et la douceur de la neige. Des surprises l’attendaient…

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  • Maurice Dufault

    Maurice Dufault

    Maurice Dufault stopped to contemplate the small town spread out at his feet. Each time he came back, he liked to identify the changes that had taken place over the summer holidays…. So begins ano...

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  • Minor Planet for You (A)

    Minor Planet for You (A)

    Told with arresting candor, Leslie Greentree’s short fiction creates the satisfying sense of discovering someone’s long-kept secret, or the guilty pleasure of overhearing a scathing conversation. A...

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  • The Lucky Elephant Restaurant

    The Lucky Elephant Restaurant

    When the young daughter of popular radio talk show host Bobbie Reddie disappears along with Bobbie’s ex-husband, Detectives Lane and Harper are on the case. Haunted by flashbacks from a previous mi...

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  • Touch

    Touch

    Anna Gareau has a secret. Unwanted visions of strangers' lives haunt her when she touches certain objects. What she wants most is a normal life but Anna is far from normal. Travelling through Victo...

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  • Adieu, Val-du-Chêne!

    Adieu, Val-du-Chêne!

    Au début de l’hiver, une terrible nouvelle frappe les habitants de la municipalité de Val-du-Chêne : la fonderie de cuivre ferme ses portes. La ville n’existera plus. ! Elle sera rasée. À la fin ju...

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  • Phantom Lake

    Phantom Lake

    Phantom Lake explores the stories, legends, and tall tales that make up “Flin Flon,” a real imaginary place perched on rocky outcrops and lakes of the Canadian Shield. Birk Sproxton traverses the h...

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  • Writing the Terrain

    Writing the Terrain

    Take a trip through Alberta with some of Canada's finest established and emerging poets as your guides. Writing the Terrain: Travelling Through Alberta with the Poets is the first anthology dedicat...

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