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If This Is A Woman by Sarah Helm Ravensbruck Concentration Camp is the worst atrocity ever committed solely against women, but today the name of the camp is barely known.
Seveneves by Neal Stephenson From the #1 New York Times bestselling author of Anathem, Reamde, and Cryptonomicon comes an exciting and thought-provoking science fiction epic—a grand story of annihilation and survival spanning five thousand years What would happen if the world were ending?
The World Beyond Your Head by Matthew B. Crawford The key to personal choice, and even happiness, is to gain control of our attention—our mental lives.
The Harvest Man by Alex Grecian In The Devil’s Workshop, London discovered that Jack the Ripper was back, sending the city—and Scotland Yard’s Murder Squad—into chaos. But now it is even worse. Not only is the Ripper still at large, but so is another killer just as bad.
Camille by Pierre Lemaitre Quercus $24.99 In the highly acclaimed and award-winning novels Alex and Irene Pierre Lemaitre created a memorable character, Police Commandant Camille Verhoeven, who will seek justice at any cost. Now, in Camille, Verhoeven faces his most harrowing case yet, and the ultimate reckoning for the diminutive yet tenacious protagonist.

Feature of the Month

Hungry Ghosts by Peggy Blair

Hungry GhostsThis month's feature. 20% off!

Simon & Schuster Canada, $19.99

Read Peter Robb's review here


Inspector Ricardo Ramirez investigates a string of dead prostitutes from Cuba to Canada in this carefully constructed mystery from award-winning author Peggy Blair.


Perfect Books

Harvest by Jim Crace

HarvestA remote English village wakes on the morning after harvest, looking forward to a hard-earned day of rest and feasting at the landowner's table. But two conspicuous columns of smoke mar the sky, raising alarm and suspicion in the place of peaceable satisfaction.


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The Green Road by Anne Enright

Green RoadMcClelland & Stewart $29.95

A darkly glinting novel set mainly in a small town on Ireland's Atlantic coast, The Green Road is a story of fracture and family, selfishness and compassion -- a book about the gaps in the human heart and how we learn to fill them.


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Saturday, July 4th

Please join us as we welcome Mary Hawkins to the store who will be signing her book "Talk To Your Doc", a great resource with plenty of communication strategies to assist the lay person in talking to those in the medical professions. Drop by and chat with Mary from 12 to 2 p.m. at the store and pick up a copy of this valuable resource. 


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New shipments of remaindered books arrive every week. Check the bin outside the store as you pass by for some surprising bargains.



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