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The Art and Craft of Activism
Craftivism is a worldwide movement that operates at the intersection of craft and activism; Craftivism the book is full of inspiration for crafters who want to create works that add ...more
First published to acclaim in Australia, Look Who's Morphing by Asian-Australian writer Tom Cho is a funny, fantastical, often outlandish collection of stories firmly grounded in pop culture. The book's ...more
Being a girl was something that never really happened for me.―Rae Spoon
Ivan E. Coyote and Rae Spoon are accomplished, award-winning writers, musicians, and performers; they are also both admitted "gender ...more
A poignant YA story collection that celebrates racial, sexual, and religious diversity.
Vivek Shraya's first book is a collection of twenty-one short stories following a tender, intellectual, and curious child ...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
Billeh Nickerson is one of Canada's showiest poets; colourful, witty, and wise, with undertones of sexy. By turns outlandish and poignant, Artificial Cherry heralds the return of Billeh's cheeky/sweet sensibilities. ...more
Plant-Powered, Gluten-Free, and Mostly Raw Recipes for Healthy Living
Get with Natasha's program: a vegan cookbook that provides a multi-faceted approach to health and nutrition.
The road to good health through proper diet and nutrition can lead down many paths; ...more
A Pictorial History of Muscular Men around the World, 1895-1975
A lively, wide-ranging visual history of muscular men from around the world.
Over the last 100 years, the image of the muscular man has known no boundaries; it has been the ...more
Healthy, Innovative, Sustainable Cuisine
Contemporary, imaginative interpretations of First Nations cuisine, including lighter, healthier, and more nutritious versions of traditional recipes.
Native American cuisine comes of age in this elegant, contemporary collection that reinterprets and ...more
A Curious Pictorial History
A startling and unexpectedly rich collection of images from Vancouver's pre-gentrification past.
Vancouver may be a youngster among major cities, but it has a rich and beguiling history. Past Tense Vancouver ...more
Lambda Literary Award finalist
The celebrated essayist sheds necessary (and humorous) light on gender, sexuality, and family.
S. Bear Bergman is an acclaimed writer and lecturer who travels regularly across North America ...more