Family Furnishings by Alice MunroFrom the recipient of the 2013 Nobel Prize in Literature -- perhaps our most beloved author -- a new selection of her peerless short fiction, gathered from the collections of the last two decades, a companion volume to Selected Stories (1968-1994).
Punishment by Linden MacIntyreIn Punishment, his first novel since completing his Long Stretch trilogy, Scotiabank Giller-winner Linden MacIntyre brings us a powerful exploration of justice and vengeance, and the peril that ensues when passion replaces reason, in a small town shaken by a tragic death.
On the Road with Janis Joplin by John Byrne CookeAs a road manager and filmmaker, he helped run the Janis Joplin show—and record it for posterity. Now he reveals the never-before-told story of his years with the young woman from Port Arthur who would become the first female rock and roll superstar—and depart the stage too soon.
How to Speak Money by John LanchesterAn entertaining and indispensable guide to the language of finance and economics by the writer hailed for “explain[ing] complex stuff in a down-to-earth and witty style” (The Economist).
Barbara Fradkin, one of many wonderful Ottawa mystery authors, will be joining us from 4-6 p.m. to sign copies of the tenth book in her Inspector Green series set in Ottawa entitled "None So Blind"
Cliff Scott will be at Perfect Books on Saturday to sign copies of his book, Ottawa Stories. What a wonderful Christmas gift this will be! Meet Cliff and get a signed copy from 12 - 3 on Saturday, November 29
Bob McDonald, host of CBC's Quirks and Quarks, will visit Perfect Books from 1 to 2 p.m. to sign copies of his new book "Canadian Space Walkers". If you can't get to the Museum of Space and Aviation on Saturday, join Bob on Elgin Street on Sunday!
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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