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FIC­TION

1

Wish­less: A Graphic An­thol­ogy

Edited by Nick John­son. A comic book an­thol­ogy by Cal­gar­ian artists.

2

Wing­ing It

Inge Bre­mer-True­man. Third in the So­nia Pfeif­fer novel se­ries, by a Cal­gary au­thor.

3

Quarry

Catherine Gra­ham. A girl brought up in seclu­sion must face an un­cer­tain fu­ture.

4

Nut­shell

Ian McEwan. Love, betrayal, life and death come to­gether in un­ex­pected, mov­ing ways in this sen­sa­tional novel.

5

Lonely Hearts Ho­tel

Heather O’Neill. Two or­phaned sis­ters dream of be­com­ing dancers.

6

The Stars Are Fire

Anita Shreve. Based on the true story of the largest fire in Maine’s his­tory, an ex­tra­or­di­nary young woman is tested by a cat­a­strophic event.

7

Dr. Edith Vane and the Hares of Craw­ley Hall

Suzette Mayr. A hor­ror-satire fol­low­ing a scholar’s strug­gle with academia.

8

Dear Mr. M

Her­man Koch, An in­tri­cate tale of a writer in de­cline, a teenage cou­ple and a miss­ing teacher.

9

The Women in the Cas­tle

Jes­sica Shat­tuck. The af­ter­math of a failed at­tempt to as­sas­si­nate Hitler.

10

Night of the An­i­mals

Bill Broun. A home­less man sets out to re­lease all the an­i­mals from the Lon­don Zoo

NON- FIC­TION

1

The Time of Your Life: Choos­ing a Vi­brant, Joy­ful Fu­ture

Mar­garet Trudeau. Sec­ond mem­oir from for­mer Cana­dian first lady.

2

You Can Be Happy No Mat­ter What: Five Prin­ci­ples for Keep­ing Life in Per­spec­tive

Richard Carl­son. Self-help guide from the au­thor of Don’t Sweat the Small Stuff.

3

Marigolds and Munchies

Louise Blank. Guide to Al­berta gar­dens and cafes.

4

The Death of Ex­per­tise:

The Cam­paign Against Es­tab­lished Knowl­edge and Why it Mat­ters

Tom Nichols. On the rise of pseu­do­knowl­edge.

5 Astro­physics for Peo­ple in a Hurry

Neil deGrasse Tyson. Ev­ery­thing from the big bang to black holes, quarks to quan­tum me­chan­ics, and the search for life in the uni­verse.

6

Trudeau’s Tango

Dar­ryl Ray­maker. Al­berta meets Pierre El­liot Trudeau.

7

X

Chuck Kloster­man. Pro­lific au­thor pens 10th ti­tle, tak­ing read­ers on a tour of the past decade in these un­usual times.

8

Cli­mate of Hope: How Cities, Busi­nesses and Cit­i­zens Can Save the Planet

Michael Bloomberg. In­tro­duc­tory guide to poli­cies to be­gin mas­sive change.

9

Cal­gary by Bike

Mike Mor­ri­son. A guide to Cal­gary’s bike paths.

10

How to Smoke Pot Prop­erly

David Bienen­stock. A high­brow guide to get­ting high.

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