Herbert Has Lots for a Buck: How 12 Small Prairie Towns Reinvented Themselves for the 21st Century, by Elizabeth McLachlan

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June 11, 2012

Canada in the twenty-first century is a place of growth and expansion. Cities like Vancouver and Toronto have become world-class destinations for business and tourism. […]

Swallow, by Theanna Bischoff

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June 11, 2012

You wake up, and your sister is dead. With an absent father and a chronically ill mother, sisters Darcy and Carly Nolan were forced to […]

The Shore Girl, by Fran Kimmel

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June 11, 2012

Rebee Shore’s life is fragmented. She’s forever on the move, ricocheting around Alberta, guided less than capably by her dysfunctional mother Elizabeth. The Shore Girl […]

Martini with a Twist: Five Plays by Clem Martini

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June 11, 2012

Absurdity reigns in multiple award-winning author and playwright Clem Martini’s newest collection of work, Martini with a Twist—five plays spanning twenty years of Martini’s career, […]

Those Who Know: Profiles of Alberta’s Aboriginal Elders (20th Anniversary Edition), by Dianne Meili

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May 15, 2012

The elders in Those Who Know have devoted their lives to preserving the wisdom and spirituality of their ancestors. Despite insult and oppression, they have […]

Dance, Gladys, Dance, by Cassie Stocks

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May 1, 2012

BEAUTIFUL old phonograph for sale. 78 record player. Excellent condition. Gladys doesn’t dance anymore. She needs the room to bake. Bring offer. Ph. 254-9885. 27-year-old […]

Restless White Fields, by Barbara Langhorst

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April 15, 2012

the one clear way to raise the dead may be to absolve the living How do you rebuild a life? In this unsentimental collection of […]

Geographies of a Lover, by Sarah de Leeuw

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April 1, 2012

this tender wound is my missing your body, standing on a lake shore with the sun at my back we meet in the wet heat […]

Western Taxidermy, Stories by Barb Howard

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March 15, 2012

When Deirdre invited me to the baby shower I just thawed the gopher in the microwave, turned it inside out, scraped it clean, and stuffed […]

In Flux: Transnational Shifts in Asian Canadian Writing, by Roy Miki

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October 15, 2011

In this collection of essays edited by the University of Guelph’s Smaro Kamboureli, Roy Miki—poet, scholar, and member of the Order of Canada—investigates the shifting […]

Business As Usual, by Michael Boughn

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October 1, 2011

For academics David and Claire, playing detective turns out to be harder than it looks… David Sanders is a penniless poet struggling to hold onto […]

Malabarista, by Garry Ryan

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September 15, 2011

Garry Ryan follows up Smoked with his most revelatory Detective Lane mystery yet. While under investigation by the Calgary Police Department, Lane finds himself fighting […]

House of Spells, by Robert Pepper-Smith

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September 1, 2011

I know why Mr. Giacomo wants Rose’s baby and why he can’t have him. And I want to make sure none of this is forgotten. […]

Arrhythmia, by Alice Zorn

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May 1, 2011

Betrayal is an ugly yet compulsive game. Joelle is about to lose her husband Marc, who has become obsessed with Ketia, a young Haitian woman. […]

Santa Rosa, by Wendy McGrath

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April 15, 2011

What is real when seen through the eyes of a child? When does the harshness of reality transform idyllic memories? The young narrator of Santa […]

Gangson, by Andy Weaver

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April 1, 2011

Gangson is about aesthetics and culture, both personal and impersonal. It’s about language and politics, and the politics of language. Gangson is also about violence. […]

Grayling Cross, by Gayleen Froese

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March 15, 2011

Why is magic still a secret in Edmonton? Good PR. Psychic Anna Gareua and public relations expert Collie Kostyna keep things quiet for local magicians […]

Baba Yaga and the Wolf, by Marek Colek and Pat Shewchuk

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October 8, 2010

Visually influenced by the dense forested landscape of British Columbia, Baba Yaga and the Wolf tells the story of Katerina and the journey she takes […]

Ojingogo, by Matthew Forsythe

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November 8, 2008

Exuding simplicity in design and narrative, Ojingogo is an illustrated dreamscape about a girl, a squid, and the creatures and calamities they experience together. Drawing […]

Prayer Requested, by Christian Northeast

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July 8, 2008

Succinctly stated and punctuated with a sharp-edged visual style, Prayer Requested presents a narrative of illustrations and collages, each one accompanied by a found or […]