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WINNER, Governor General's Literary Award
CBC Canada Reads 2015 Runner-up
An edgy and extravagant YA novel about a glamorous boy named Jude.
School is just like a film set: there's The Crew, who ...more
A memoir about fathers and sons, breaking out of gender norms, and reconciling with a dangerous childhood.
Michael V. Smith is a multihyphenate force of nature: a novelist, poet, improv comic, ...more
A bold and beautiful retelling of the Peter Pan story.
Sassafras Lowrey's gorgeously subversive queer punk novel reimagines the classic Peter Pan story. Prepare to be swept overboard into a ...more
Recipes for Modest Budgets & Messy Kitchens
A down-to-earth cookbook that proves you don't need a lot of money to create nutritious, beautiful meals at home.
In this winsome cookbook, blogger Emily Wight offers fantastic recipes, ideas, and ...more
The first full-length poetry book by the Lambda Literary and Vancouver Book Award Winner.
Award-winning writer Amber Dawn reveals a gutsy lyrical sensibility in her debut poetry collection: a suite of ...more
The Story of Vancouver's Historic Commodore Ballroom
WINNER, Bill Duthie Booksellers' Choice Award (BC Book Prizes); Community History Award (BC Historical Federation)
Located in the heart of downtown Vancouver, the Commodore Ballroom is one of the best-loved music ...more
Great Seafood from Cupboard to Table
Quick, inventive, stylish recipes featuring all manners of canned seafood.
As an ingredient, canned seafood often gets short shrift; it's often considered a mundane filler for salads, casseroles, and sandwiches by ...more
The Green Man's Guide to Living & Eating Sustainably All Year Round
A book of recipes and gardening tips for living and eating sustainably and responsibly all year round.
Randy Shore's father and grandfather grew up on farms, yet he didn't even know ...more
Storytelling through Textiles
The art of storytelling through textiles, exploring the many ways in which narrative can be expressed through cloth and needle.
Strange Material explores the relationship between handmade textiles and storytelling. Through ...more
Angie Abdou's latest: a novel on the complexities of class, gender, parenthood, and desire.
Vero and her husband Shane have moved out of the sweet suite above his parents' garage and ...more
Sharp-eyed tales about outsiders, non-conformists, and iconoclasts.
In Nothing Looks Familiar, Shawn Syms' debut story collection, characters from a wide swath of society chart paths from places of danger or unhappiness ...more
A "Globe 100" Best Book of the Year (The Globe and Mail)
Lambda Literary Award finalist
In the beginning, there is no he. There is no she.
Two cells make up one cell. ...more
An epic first story collection by poet Wayde Compton.
In his debut story collection, poet Wayde Compton explores the concept of place and identity in which characters and space merge to ...more
A New York Times bestseller
The live-action French film version of Blue is the Warmest Color won the Palme d'Or at the Cannes Film Festival in 2013.
Originally published in French as ...more