1. Maria’s Marvelous Bones
Dr. Carrie Kollias. A guide for parents to help their injured children.
Ryan Ferrier. After their life is disrupted, a family must search for a new home.
3. The Story of My Face
Leanne Baugh. (Local author) A young woman must deal with the stigma surrounding her scars after a bear attack.
4. Jonny Appleseed
Joshua Whitehead. A young two-spirit, Indigiqueer man must return home for his stepfather’s funeral.
5. Lake Success
Gary Shteyngart. A hedge fund manager escaped his life via a Greyhound bus.
Sheila Heti. A woman debates the desire to procreate.
7. The Redemption of Anais
Virginia Nemetz. A reimagining of the famous diarist.
8. Washington Black
Esi Edugyan. A young slave’s life is changed by his new abolitionist master.
9. The Wonky Donkey
Craig Smith. A sensational picture book behind the recent viral video.
10. Open Arms
Marina Endicott. A 17-yearold girl navigates grief in Saskatoon.