Do Not Say We Have Nothing, by Madeleine Thien (Knopf Canada)

An extraordinary novel set in China before, during and after the Tiananmen Square protests of breakout book we've been waiting .

The Translation of Love, by Lynne Kutsukake (Knopf Canada)

The Translation of Love, by Lynne Kutsukake. An emotionally gripping portrait of postwar Japan, where a newly repatriated girl must help a classmate find her missing sister

Kay’s Lucky Coin Variety, by Ann Y.K. Choi (Simon & Schuster, Phyllis Bruce Editions)

Kay's Lucky Coin Variety by Ann Y. Choi - A bittersweet coming-of-age debut novel set in the Korean community in Toronto in the haunting.

Carry Me, by Peter Behrens (House of Anansi Press)

Carry Me

Set during the decades between the First and Second World Wars, Carry Me is a devastating historical saga about war, love, and escape from Peter Behrens, the Governor General’s Literary Award–winning author of The Law of Dreams and The O’Briens.

Rivals of Versaille, by Sally Christie (Simon & Schuster, Atria)

The Rivals of Versailles: A Novel (The Mistresses of Versailles Trilogy by Sally Christie

The Three Sisters Bar & Hotel, by Katherine Govier (HarperAvenue)

A landmark novel of the Canadian West from one of Canada’s most accomplished writers, author of The Ghost Brush and Fables of Brunswick AvenueGateway,.

The Most Heartless Town In Canada, by Elaine McCluskey (Anvil Press)

The Most Heartless Town In Canada, by Elaine McCluskey (Anvil Press)…

Kalyana, by Rajni Mala Khelawan (Second Story Press)

Kalyana, by Rajni Mala Khelawan (Second Story Press)…

Becoming Lin, by Tricia Dower (Caitlin Press)

Caitlin Press, “She pictures the future as prairie-flat and stretching out forever. They have only to keep going forward to find it and the selves they are becoming.

Son of France, by Todd Babiak (HarperCollins)

Son of France by Todd Babiak, on sale March With edge-of-your seat action and crackling tension, Son of France is a non-stop political thriller and engrossing new novel from the bestselling author Todd Babiak.

Canadian Shield, by Kelley Aitken (Tightrope Books)

The second collection of short stories by Commonwealth Prize nominee Kelley Aitken

Mysterious Fragrance of the Yellow Mountains, by Yasuko Thanh (Hamish Hamilton)

Mysterious Fragrance of the Yellow Mountains by Yasuko Thanh