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Just a few of the Canadian books released this year by independent publishers!

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Read "The Best Kind of People" by Zoe Whittall available from Rakuten Kobo. From award-winning author Zoe Whittall comes The Best Kind of People, a stunning tour de force about the unravelling of . I Love Books, Good Books, Books To Read, My Books, Happiness Meaning, Life Affirming, Books 2016, 2017 Books, Kinds Of People

The Best Kind of People

National Bestseller2016 Scotiabank Giller Prize finalistNational Post 99 Best Books of the YearIndigo Best Book of the YearGlobe and Mail Best 100 Books of 2016What if someone you trusted was accused of the unthinkable?George Woodbury, an affable teacher and beloved husband and father, is arrested for sexual impropriety at a prestigious prep school. His wife, Joan, vaults between denial and rage as the community she loved turns on her. Their daughter, Sadie, a popular over-achieving high…

Today I Learned It Was You ebook by Edward Riche - Rakuten Kobo Reading Lists, Book Lists, Reading Record, Born Again Christian, Cursed Child Book, My Books, How To Draw Hands, This Book, Novels

Today I Learned It Was You

Longlisted for Canada Reads 2017When a retired actor who frequents a city park is purported to be transitioning from man to deer, municipal authorities in St. John’s, Newfoundland, find themselves confronted by an exasperatingly difficult problem.Complications mount as advocates, bureaucrats, police, and local politicians try to corral the situation, which escalates into an even bigger problem after the story blows up on Facebook. Leading the charge is the mayor himself. A former…

Read "From a Good Home" by Trudi Johnson available from Rakuten Kobo. Every family has its secrets. In Hannah Parsons left her home in Bonavista Bay, Newfoundland, at the age of sevent. Book Publishing Companies, Last Will And Testament, Atlantic Canada, Best Selling Books, Newfoundland, Door Handles, Home Goods, Home And Family, Reading

From a Good Home

Every family has its secrets. In 1935, Hannah Parsons left her home in Bonavista Bay, Newfoundland, at the age of seventeen to work in service for Charles and Virginia Sinclair, a wealthy St. John’s family. While working for them, Hannah catches the eye of the patriarch of the household, and her life takes an unexpected turn.

The Most Heartless Town In Canada, by Elaine McCluskey (Anvil Press)… Newspaper Photo, Bizarre Photos, Summer Reading Lists, Short Stories, The Ordinary, Novels, It Cast, Canada, Author

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Anvil Press is an independent publisher from Vancouver, that publishes contemporary Canadian Literature with a Distinctly Urban Twist

Read "Mary Green" by Melanie Kerr available from Rakuten Kobo. Mary Green, obscure orphan and ward of the wealthy Hargreaves family, has always accepted her inferior position with gra. Reading Online, Books Online, Salt Lake County, Library Services, Green Books, County Library, London Life, Pen And Paper, Romance Novels

Mary Green — Stonehouse Publishing

Mary Green, by Melanie Kerr (Stonehouse Pubishing)…

Read "All Inclusive" by Farzana Doctor available from Rakuten Kobo. A story about one all-inclusive resort, the ghost of an unknown father, and the tragedies we can’t forget. All Inclusive Vacation Packages, All Inclusive Resorts, New Books, Good Books, Books To Read, Literary Fiction, How To Plan, Reading, Giveaways

All Inclusive

A story about one all-inclusive resort, the ghost of an unknown father, and the tragedies we can’t forget. What’s it like when everyone’s dream vacation is your job? Ameera works at a Mexican all-inclusive resort, where every day is paradise — if “paradise” means endless paperwork, quotas to meet, and entitled tourists. But it’s not all bad: Ameera’s pastime of choice is the swingers scene, and the resort is the perfect place to hook up with like-minded couples without all the hassle of…

by Brent van Staalduinen Finalist for the Hamilton Literary Award for Fiction Finalist for the Kerry Schooley Award 256 pages / x Published 15 April 2016 FICTION / Coming of Age / Magical Realism / Literary Continue Reading Saints, Unexpected Books To Read, My Books, Coming Of Age, Book Publishing, Nonfiction, First Love, Saints, This Book, Novels

Saints, Unexpected · Invisible Publishing

by Brent van Staalduinen Finalist for the Hamilton Literary Award for Fiction Finalist for the Kerry Schooley Award 256 pages / 8" x 5" Published 15 April 2016 FICTION / Coming of Age / Magical Realism / Literary Continue Reading Saints, Unexpected

This Poem Is a House, by Ken Sparling (Coach House Books)… Coach House, Cover Design, My Books, Poems, Illustrations, Reading, Awesome, Poetry, Illustration

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The Last Half of the Year, by Paul Rowe (Killick Press)… Life Cast, The Way Back, The Grim, Coming Of Age, Novels, Books, Book Reviews, Curiosity, Camper

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First Fiction Fridays: The Society of Experience by Matt Cahill Book Cover Design, Book Design, Good Books, Books To Read, Fallen Book, Magical Thinking, Beautiful Book Covers, Tomorrow Will Be Better, Postmodernism

The Society of Experience

"I'm in two places: here, but there still" – so begins this captivating literary thriller. When his father – a distinguished writer – unexpectedly passes away, Derrick van der Lem’s insulated world implodes, leaving it a much stranger and crueller place than the one he knew. In the midst of his downward spiral, the mysterious Society of Experience asks him to take part in a baffling science experiment involving time travel that promises to change his life and pull him out of his rut. When…

Finished January 25 Strange Things Done by Elle Wild This mystery is set in Dawson City in the Yukon. Journalist Jo Silver made the wr. Best Crime Novels, Mystery Novels, Mystery Thriller, First Novel, Great Stories, Free Reading, I Love Books, Strange Things, Fiction

Strange Things Done

2017 Arthur Ellis Award, Best First Novel — Winner A dark and suspenseful noir thriller, set in the Yukon. As winter closes in and the roads snow over in Dawson City, Yukon, newly arrived journalist Jo Silver investigates the dubious suicide of a local politician and quickly discovers that not everything in the sleepy tourist town is what it seems. Before long, law enforcement begins treating the death as a possible murder and Jo is the prime suspect.

Read "Cretacea and Other Stories from the Badlands" by Martin West available from Rakuten Kobo. The stories in Cretacea and Other Stories from the. Book 1, This Book, Addition Flashcards, Martin L, Private Eye, Old And New Testament, Curious George, Girl Names, Short Stories

Cretacea & Other Stories from the Badlands

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Lessons In Relationship Dyads, by Michael Mirolla (Red Hen Press)… Red Hen, Music Games, Reading Lists, Fiction, Relationship, Lettering, Best Deals, Books, Movies

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Congratulations to Mark Rozema for this wonderful review by Kirkus Reviews!