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14 Canadian mysteries and thrillers to check out this summer

If you're looking for a page-turning thriller this summer, we have some suggestions for you.


A cookbook by Jeremy Charles.

The Wrong Hands and Other Stories

The Wrong Hands and Other Stories is a book by Peter Robinson.

Back Roads

Back Roads is a book by Andrée A. Michaud, translated by J. C. Sutcliffe.

Every Step She Takes

Every Step She Takes is a book by K.L. Armstrong

Kenneth Oppel recommends reading Stand on the Sky by Erin Bow right now

Kenneth Oppel is a Canadian children's writer whose latest book is Bloom.

Penguin Random House Canada offering week of free virtual literary programming for kids called Camp Penguin

From July 13-17, 2020, authors or illustrators will lead online drawing workshops, book club discussions and writing exercises. 
First Look

Read an excerpt and see the cover of Lisa Ray's memoir Close to the Bone

Close to the Bone will be available on Nov. 3, 2020.

12 Canadian books coming out in July we can't wait to read

A new month means new books!

Music Lessons

Music Lessons is a book by Bob Wiseman.

The End of Her

The End of Her is a book by Shari Lapena.

Two Trees Make a Forest

Two Trees Make a Forest is a book by Jessica J. Lee.

Music at the Heart of Thinking

Music at the Heart of Thinking is a poetry collection by Fred Wah.

War Stories

War Stories is a book by Gordon Korman.

The Answer Is...

The Answer Is... is a book by Alex Trebek.