Metis in Canada by Gregg Dahl, Christopher Adams and Ian PeachJoin us at Perfect Books on the evening of Tuesday, June 25th as we welcome Gregg Dahl and launch this important and timely book here in Ottawa.
Big Brother by Lionel ShriverFor Pandora, food is central to life, so central that she sometimes wonders if “She foraged” should be engraved on her tombstone. For her husband, Fletcher, a self-employed cabinetmaker who crafts lovely but unaffordable one-of-a-kind furniture, exercise is paramount: he spends hours a day cycling.
The Flight of the Eagle by Conrad BlackIn this magisterial new history of the United States, spanning from the New World through the outcome of the 2012 presidential election, acclaimed writer and historian Conrad Black examines the rise of the world's supreme power,
Super Boys by Brad RiccaIn the vein of Schulz and Peanuts, the first comprehensive literary biography of Joe Shuster and Jerry Siegel, creators of Superman and the inspiration for Michael Chabon's Kavalier and Clay
There was a great television series the BBC released this year called “Ripper Street”. If you enjoyed that and love the time period, The Yard is your book for June and a terrific gift for Father’s Day.
Billy Lynn's Long Halftime Walk by Ben Fountain | June 2013
Three minutes and forty-three seconds of intense warfare with Iraqi insurgents has transformed the eight surviving men of Bravo Squad into America's most sought-after heroes. Now they're on a media-intensive nationwide tour to reinvigorate support for the war. On this rainy Thanksgiving, the Bravos are guests of the Dallas Cowboys, slated to be part of the halftime show alongside Destiny's Child.