Local Customs, http://www.amazon.ca/dp/1459707982/ref=cm_sw_r_pi_awdl_LKCfub0FVPS9H

Nominated for the 2016 Forest of Reading Evergreen AwardNominated for the 2014 Victoria Book PrizeAn Englishwoman’s mysterious death in West Africa haunts those left behind.

The World Before Us, http://www.amazon.ca/dp/0385680643/ref=cm_sw_r_pi_awdl_yICfub04PEC5C

In this podcast, Aislinn Hunter talks about her fascinating discoveries in the research archives of Bethlam Royal Hospital for her book, The World Before Us

For Today I Am A Boy, http://www.amazon.ca/dp/1443412643/ref=cm_sw_r_pi_awdl_6HCfub1VHR8ED

February 2014 Peter Huang, a Chinese Canadian and only son in his family, struggles with his inner desires to be a girl while his father tries to map out .

El Niño, http://www.amazon.ca/dp/1770893253/ref=cm_sw_r_pi_awdl_uCCfub0S5F4PF

Coetzee’s Disgrace, El Niño tracks the survival of one woman and a young, undocumented migrant as they journey through the no-man’s-land of a

Moving Forward Sideways Like a Crab, http://www.amazon.ca/dp/0385676220/ref=cm_sw_r_pi_awdl_OMCfub1ETF72H

Moving Forward Sideways Like a Crab, http://www.amazon.ca/dp/0385676220/ref=cm_sw_r_pi_awdl_OMCfub1ETF72H

Wiseman's Wager, http://www.amazon.ca/dp/1550506013/ref=cm_sw_r_pi_awdl_1JCfub03Y15KH

Cover image of Wiseman's Wager.

Consumed, http://www.amazon.ca/dp/0670069000/ref=cm_sw_r_pi_awdl_.GCfub1JS1HNT

In the July/August issue, Q&Q looks ahead at fall's most anticipated titles.

The Bear: A Novel, http://www.amazon.ca/dp/0385679025/ref=cm_sw_r_pi_awdl_xECfub1GSQVWZ

The Bear: A Novel: Claire Cameron: A powerful suspense story narrated by a young girl who must fend for herself and her little brother after a brutal bear attack

Stone Mattress, http://www.amazon.ca/dp/B00JTCH31O/ref=cm_sw_r_pi_awdl_cDCfub1HT42M4

Perfect for your favourite teacher, Margaret Atwood's Stone Mattress is a collection of highly imaginative short pieces that speak to our times with deadly accuracy. Vintage Atwood creativity, intelligence, and humor.