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CBC Books Trivia Night

Attention Toronto-area book lovers! CBC Books is calling on you to test your literary knowledge. Join us for our second annual literary trivia night at......

Clara Callan

From Harper Collins Canada: "Richard B. Wright's celebrated novel is the powerful and moving story of two small-town sisters and their life-changing experiences on......

Walk to New York

From Viking Canada: "In the spring of 2002, in a mid-life funk and in search of meaningful experience, writer Charles Wilkins walked east from his......

Straightlines

From Penumbra Press: "There's humour here and grief; toughness and gentleness. These are not poems of extraordinary experiences, but of ordinary experiences dynamically expressed." Read......

The Incredible Journey

From Scholastic Canada: "Three beloved pets — Luath, a young Labrador retriever; Tao, a Siamese cat; and Bodger, an old bull terrier — have been......

City of Words

From Cormorant Books: "Scaling the steps of the CN Tower. Hunting for Canada geese in Scarborough. Riding the Queen streetcar. These fragments of everyday life,......

Stroll: Psychogeographic Walking Tours of Toronto

From Coach House Books: "What is the 'Toronto look'? Glass skyscrapers rise beside Victorian homes, and Brutalist apartment buildings often mark the edge of leafy......

Angel Square

From Groundwood Books: "Young Tommy is seeing Angel Square through new eyes since his best friend's father was beaten up just because he's a Jew.......

Elizabeth and After

From Random House: "Two love stories, one past, one present, mirror each other in this highly acclaimed story of ambition, sex, memory and marriage. Set......

The Best Laid Plans

From McClelland and Stewart: "Here's the set up: A burnt-out political aide quits just before an election — but is forced to run a hopeless......