Spring Book Preview 2017

Check out the most exciting books hitting shelves in the first half of 2017, from Canada and beyond!


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10 Things I Can See from Here

Carrie Mac

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Admission Requirements

Phoebe Wang

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A Hope More Powerful Than the Sea

Melissa Fleming

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Algonquin Sunset

Rick Revelle

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American War

Omar El Akkad

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Among the Ruins

Ausma Zehanat Khan

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Anything Is Possible

Elizabeth Strout

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a place called No Homeland

Kai Cheng Thom

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A Trio of Tolerable Tales

Margaret Atwood, illustrated by Dušan Petričić

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At the End of the World

Lawrence Millman

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Augustown

Kei Miller

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Autumn

Ali Smith

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Away

Emil Sher, illustrated by Qin Leng

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Bad Ideas

Michael V. Smith

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Baseball Life Advice

Stacey May Fowles

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Bill Bowerbird and the Unbearable Beak-Ache

Tyler Clark Burke

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Birds Art Life

Kyo Maclear

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Bleaker House

Nell Stevens

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Boundless

Jillian Tamaki

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Breaking Faith

E. Graziani

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Cardinal in the Eastern White Cedar

Roo Borson

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Chemistry

Weike Wang

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Colette’s Lost Pet

Isabelle Arsenault

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Condo Heartbreak Disco

Eric Kostiuk Williams

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Daring to Drive

Manal al-Sharif

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Dear Friend, from My Life I Write to You in Your Life

Yiyun Li

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Deep Salt Water

Marianne Apostolides

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Dog Night at the Story Zoo

Dan Bar-el, illustrated by Vicki Nerino

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Dragon Springs Road

Janie Chang

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Dr. Edith Vane and the Hares of Crawley Hall

Suzette Mayr

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Duran Duran, Imelda Marcos and Me

Lorina Mapa

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Eat the Beetles!

David Waltner-Toews

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Eleanor Oliphant Is Completely Fine

Gail Honeyman

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Everyone’s a Aliebn When Ur a Aliebn Too

Jomny Sun

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Everything Beautiful Is Not Ruined

Danielle Younge-Ullman

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Exit West

Mohsin Hamid

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Feast

Lindsay Anderson & Dana VanVeller

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Feel Happier in Nine Seconds

Linda Besner

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Flesh and Bone and Water

Luiza Sauma

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Fugue States

Pasha Malla

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Getting Out of Hope

James Cadelli

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Greetings, Leroy

Itah Sadu, illustrated by Alix Delinois

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Heart Residence

Dennis Lee

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Hello Humpback

Roy Henry Vickers and Robert Budd

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Home and Away

Karl Ove Knausgaard & Fredrik Ekelund

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Homesick for Another World

Ottessa Moshfegh

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Hostage

Guy Delisle, translated by Helge Dascher

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House of Names

Colm Tóibín

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How to Be a Bawse

Lilly Singh

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Hunger

Roxane Gay

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If Found... Please Return to Elise Gravel

Elise Gravel

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I have to live

Aisha Sasha John

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Ingenious

David Johnston & Tom Jenkins

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I, Who Did Not Die

Zahed Haftlang & Najah Aboud with Meredith May

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Jane Austen, the Secret Radical

Helena Kelly

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Juliet’s Answer

Glenn Dixon

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Just Cool It

David Suzuki & Ian Hanington

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Just Jen

Jen Powley

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Kith

Divya Victor

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Knock About with the Fitzgerald-Trouts

Esta Spalding, illustrated by Sydney Smith

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Lincoln in the Bardo

George Saunders

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Little Heaven

Nick Cutter

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Little Sister

Barbara Gowdy

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Maud

Melanie Fishbane

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Me and Me

Alice Kuipers

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Memoirs of a Muhindi

Mansoor Ladha

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Men Walking on Water

Emily Schultz

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Men Without Women

Haruki Murakami

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My Beautiful Birds

Suzanne Del Rizzo

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Never Let You Go

Chevy Stevens

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No TV for Woodpeckers

Gary Barwin

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One Brother Shy

Terry Fallis

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One Day We'll All Be Dead and None of This Will Matter

Scaachi Koul

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Optimists Die First

Susin Nielsen

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Otolith

Emily Nilsen

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Rabbit

Patricia Williams, with Jeannine Amber

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Radio Okapi Kindu

Jennifer Bakody

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Read, Listen, Tell

edited by Sophie McCall et al

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Restart

Gordon Korman

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Roughneck

Jeff Lemire

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Saints, Misfits, Monsters, and Mayhem

S.K. Ali

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Sam Sorts

Marthe Jocelyn

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Selection Day

Aravind Adiga

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Short Stories for Little Monsters

Marie-Louise Gay

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Shot-Blue

Jesse Ruddock

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Small Claims

Andrew Kaufman

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Solitude

Michael Harris

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Somebody with a Little Hammer

Mary Gaitskill

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Someone You Love Is Gone

Gurjinder Basran

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Son of a Trickster

Eden Robinson

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Sputnik's Children

Terri Favro

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Stay

Katherine Lawrence

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Stay with Me

Ayobami Adebayo

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Steal Away Home

Karolyn Smardz Frost

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Sticks Angelica, Folk Hero

Michael DeForge

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Sunshine State

Sarah Gerard

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Swimming Lessons

Claire Fuller

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Tears We Cannot Stop

Michael Eric Dyson

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Tell Me Everything You Don't Remember

Christine Hyung-Oak Lee

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The Accusation

Bandi, translated by Deborah Smith

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The Analyst

Molly Peacock

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The Change Room

Karen Connelly

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The Corpses of the Future

Lynn Crosbie

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The Dance of the Violin

Kathy Stinson, illustrated by Dušan Petričić

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The Dog's Last Walk

Howard Jacobson

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The Fashion Committee

Susan Juby

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The Fog

Kyo Maclear, illustrated by Kenard Pak

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The Gathering

Theresa Meuse, illustrated by Leonard Paul

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The Goat

Anne Fleming

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The Last Neanderthal

Claire Cameron

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The Last Word

Julia Cooper

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The Lonely Hearts Hotel

Heather O'Neill

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The Lotterys Plus One

Emma Donoghue, illustrated by Caroline Hadilaksono

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The Ministry of Utmost Happiness

Arundhati Roy

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then/again

Michelle Elrick

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The Nightingale Won't Let You Sleep

Steven Heighton

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The Only Child

Andrew Pyper

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The People of the Sea

Donald Uluadluak, illustrated by Mike Motts

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The Refugees

Viet Thanh Nguyen

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The Rules Do Not Apply

Ariel Levy

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The Secret Life

Andrew O'Hagan

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The Spider Network

David Enrich

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The Stone Heart

Faith Erin Hicks

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The Thing Lou Couldn’t Do

Ashley Spires

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The Three Pleasures

Terry Watada

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The Water Beetles

Michael Kaan

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The Way Back Home

Allan Stratton

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The Whisky King

Trevor Cole

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Things We Lost in the Fire

Mariana Enriquez

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This Accident of Being Lost

Leanne Betasamosake Simpson

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This Is Just My Face

Gabourey Sidibe

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To Love the Coming End

Leanne Dunic

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Too Much and Not the Mood

Durga Chew-Bose

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Traveling with Ghosts

Shannon Leone Fowler

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Triangle

Mac Barnett, illustrated by Jon Klassen

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Trust No Aunty

Maria Qamar

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Unbound

Steph Jagger

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Uncle Holland

JonArno Lawson, illustrated by Natalie Nelson

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Valley of the Gods

Alexandra Wolfe

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Vimy

Tim Cook

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Waiting for Sophie

Sarah Ellis, illustrated by Carmen Mok

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Waking Gods

Sylvain Neuvel

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Walkaway

Cory Doctorow

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What the Soul Doesn’t Want

Lorna Crozier

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When You Find Out the World Is Against You

Kelly Oxford

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Where I Live Now

Sharon Butala

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White Tears

Hari Kunzru

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Wolfie & Fly

Cary Fagan, illustrated by Zoe Si

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You Don't Have to Say You Love Me

Sherman Alexie

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You Should Have Left

Daniel Kehlmann, translated by Ross Benjamin

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