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Beyond the Bestseller: January 2014 Archives

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Sequel to Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children

If you loved Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children, you'll be thrilled to know there is a sequel. Beyond the Bestseller columnist, Rob Wiersema, tells us about the new book and why you might want to become a fan of this series.

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Beyond the Bestseller, Bookclub:

Re-thinking scarcity

Beyond the Bestseller columnist Rob Wiersema tells us about another book that he thinks will change the way we see the world.
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Beyond the Bestseller, Bookclub:

The Charles Taylor prize shortlist

Robert Wiersema looks at a book which have made the short list for one of the big non-fiction prizes in Canada.

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Charlotte Gray (Ottawa, Ontario) The Massey Murder: A Maid, Her Master, and the Trial That Shocked a Country(HarperCollins)

Thomas King (Guelph, Ontario) The Inconvenient Indian: A Curious Account of Native People in North America (Doubleday Canada)

J.B. MacKinnon (Vancouver, BC) The Once and Future World: Nature As It Was, As It Is, As It Could Be(Random House Canada)

Graeme Smith (Afghanistan) The Dogs Are Eating Them Now: Our War in Afghanistan(Alfred A. Knopf Canada)

David Stouck (Vancouver, BC) Arthur Erickson: An Architect's Life (Douglas & McIntyre).