The Secret History of Wonder Woman by Jill LeporeA riveting work of historical detection revealing that the origin of one of the world’s most iconic superheroes hides within it a fascinating family story—and a crucial history of twentieth-century feminism
Amnesia by Peter CareyThe two-time Booker Prize winner now gives us an exceedingly timely, exhilarating novel—at once dark, suspenseful, and seriously funny—that journeys to the place where the cyber underworld collides with international power politics.
Frog by Mo YanThe author of Red Sorghum and China’s most revered and controversial novelist returns with his first major publication since winning the Nobel PrizeIn 2012, the Nobel committee confirmed Mo Yan’s position as one of the greatest and most important writers of our time. In his much-anticipated new novel, Mo Yan chronicles the sweeping history of modern China through the lens of the nation’s controversial one- child policy.
Join the Perfect Books staff just down the street at Maxwell's Bistro at 7 p.m. as we welcome "The Darkside Tour: Highway of Horror" featuring three of Canada's finest horror fiction writers. Watch for the bus and be sure to meet Rob Pobi, Nick Cutter and Andrew Pyper. The bus will tour Toronto, Montreal and Kingston as well. Mark the date on your calendar now! Rob and Nick both have new titles in the store right now and Andrew's new book releases February 10th.
Wednesday, February 25th
Join us in the store as we welcome Brit Griffin, who will introduce her chilling thriller The Wintermen to an Ottawa audience. Rev up the Arctic Cat and get down here that evening. The book is in the store now and it's a great read! Details of the event will be posted here soon.
Thursday, April 16th
Perfect Books is excited to welcome acclaimed Canadian mystery writer Gail Bowen whose new book, 12 Rose Street releases March 3rd. Details of the event will be posted soon.
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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