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Far and Near cover Far and Near
Neil Peart
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$32.95
Far and Near reviewed in Booklist

Far and Near: On Days Like These by Neil Peart was reviewed in the September 15, 2014 issue of Booklist. They wrote, "He has a keen eye for the physical beauty of the different landscapes he encounters...For rock fans and readers who enjoy a good road epic, this work will have great appeal."


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Depth of Field cover Depth of Field
Chantel Guertin
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$9.95
Depth of Field reviewed by the National Reading Campaign

Depth of Field by Chantel Guertin was reviewed on Readerly, a section of National Reading Campaign's website. Reviewer Karen Doerksen wrote, "Tight plotting, vivid characters, and an underlying thread of photography know-how make Depth of Field a smart and stylish read."


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Coming Ashore cover Coming Ashore
Catherine Gildiner
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$27.95
Coming Ashore reviewed in Publishers Weekly

Coming Ashore by Catherine Gildiner was reviewed in Publishers Weekly on August 25, 2014. They called the book "an irresistible roller-coaster ride full of humour, wise insights, and poignant reflections."


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Raise Some Shell cover Raise Some Shell
Richard Rosenbaum
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$12.95
Raise Some Shell reviewed in the San Francisco Book Review

Raise Some Shell: Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles by Richard Rosenbaum was reviewed in the San Francisco Book Review. Reviewer Glenn Dallas gave the book a rating of 5/5 stars and wrote, "both brilliantly insightful and laugh-out-loud funny...when it comes to TMNT lore, Rosenbaum is untouchable, and he's created a...
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Joni Mitchell cover Joni Mitchell
Malka Marom
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$32.95
Joni Mitchell: In Her Own Words reviewed in REBEAT

Joni Mitchell: In Her Own Words, Conversations with Malka Marom was reviewed in REBEAT, an online digital magazine. Reviewer Sharon Lacey wrote, "Marom's immensely readable book isn't really about the gossip; it's about Joni Mitchell's art. It is, without a doubt, the best book so far about her creative...
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Changing the Game cover Changing the Game (PDF)
Stephen Laroche
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$14.99
Changing the Game reviewed in Quill & Quire

Changing the Game: A History of NHL Expansion by Stephen Laroche was reviewed in the September 2014 issue of Quill & Quire. Reviewer Stephen Knight wrote, "If you're a hockey nerd, get set to rejoice."


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Playing with Matches cover Playing With Matches
Suri Rosen
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$12.95
Playing with Matches reviewed in Quill & Quire

Playing with Matches by Suri Rosen was reviewed in the September 2014 issue of Quill & Quire. Reviewer Suzanne Gardner wrote, "Charming...Rosen gives us a coming-of-age tale with a twist featuring a fun heroine who puts 100 per cent toward creating a happy ending."


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Joni Mitchell cover Joni Mitchell (PDF)
Malka Marom
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$23.99
Joni Mitchell: In Her Own Words reviewed in HELLO! Canada Magazine

Joni Mitchell: In Her Own Words, Conversations with Malka Marom was reviewed in HELLO! Canada Magazine. Reviewer Erica Cupido wrote, "A keepsake for fans. Longtime listeners will want to dive into these decade-spanning chats, in which Joni speaks freely about creativity and finding success in the music business."...
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Ride the Lightning cover Ride the Lightning
Dietrich Kalteis
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$24.95
Ride the Lightning reviewed on Col's Criminal Library

Ride the Lightning by Dietrich Kalteis was reviewed on Col's Criminal Library. Reviewer Col gave it 5/5 and called the book a "fast, powerful read full of action, twists, and dark humour."


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Depth of Field cover Depth of Field
Chantel Guertin
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$9.95
Depth of Field reviewed in School Library Journal

Depth of Field by Chantel Guertin was reviewed in the September 2014 issue of School Library Journal. They wrote, "With an upbeat tone, clever dialogue, and an artsy point of view, Depth of Field is one relatable teenage girl's contemporary coming-of-age journey."


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Wait for It cover Wait For It
Jesse McLean
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$16.95
Wait For It reviewed on Curled Up With a Good Book and a Cup of Tea

Wait For It: The Legen-dary Story of How I Met Your Mother by Jesse McLean was reviewed on the book blog Curled Up With a Good Book and a Cup of Tea. Reviewer Shan wrote, "Wait For It is the ultimate companion book for fans of How I Met Your Mother. Whether you are a new or old fan, you'll lose...
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Interference cover Interference
Michelle Berry
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$18.95
Interference Reviewed on PublishersWeekly.com

Interference by Michelle Berry was reviewed on PublishersWeekly.com. They wrote, "Weaving myriad narratives into an impressive whole, the book submits that a community is actually an arena of unfocused fear ... this novel, with its dark-humoured glimpse behind neighbourhood doors, is something to look forward to."...
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