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Butterflies, Zebras, Moonbeams
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Butterflies, Zebras, Moonbeams

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Fiction. LGBTQIA Studies. Women's Studies. California Interest. Music. BUTTERFLIES, ZEBRAS, MOONBEAMS is the story of B, a young, non-binary woman coming of age in the Montreal music scene. As she witnesses her friends struggling with mental illness...

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Constructive Negativity: Prize Culture, Evaluation, and Dis/ability in Canadian Poetry
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Constructive Negativity: Prize Culture, Evaluation, and Dis/ability in Canadian Poetry

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Literary Nonfiction. Essay. Disability Studies. CONSTRUCTIVE NEGATIVITY is a book of criticism without precedent in Canadian Literature. The result of over twenty years of participation in the nation's poetry community, it combines Shane Neilson's l...

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A Tent, A Lantern, An Empty Bowl
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A Tent, A Lantern, An Empty Bowl

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Poetry. Women's Studies. In poems that could double as paintings, M. Travis Lane harnesses the brush strokes of language to form a bridge between the artist and natural world in A TENT, A LANTERN, AN EMPTY BOWL. This is work that sees "the reds/ tha...

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Thicket
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Thicket

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Poetry. Women's Studies. Melanie Janisse-Barlow's second book of poetry, THICKET, is a treatise on the risk and uncertainties of language in the modern world. In poems that gather and collect force page after page, THICKET negotiates humankind's ove...

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The Nap-Away Motel
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The Nap-Away Motel

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Fiction. LGBTQIA Studies. Young Adult. In the heart of Scarborough sits the Nap-Away Motel, a hunched building providing hidden worlds for its occupants. Within its derelict walls, Suleiman longs to rebuild his broken family, Tiffany creates a fanta...

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We Are Not Avatars: Essays, Memoirs, Manifestos
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We Are Not Avatars: Essays, Memoirs, Manifestos

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Literary Nonfiction. LGBTQIA Studies. In WE ARE NOT AVATARS, renowned poet and editor John Barton collects his most provocative essays, public lectures, and reviews produced over the past twenty-five years. Though Canadians still have some way to go...

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After Birth
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After Birth

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Poetry. A poetic primer on mothering and motherhood, AFTER BIRTH is unflinching in its celebration of new life. Proffering poems that are both alchemical and personal, Elizabeth Ross taps into the contradictions of creation—joy, distress, lassitude—...

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The Mean Game
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The Mean Game

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Poetry. THE MEAN GAME—John Wall Barger's fourth book-length entry in what might be called, collectively, a savage comedy—bristles with allegories that explore human cruelty and suffering. Gathering narratives that feel both ancient and modern, Barge...

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Want
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Want

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Fiction. Shortlisted for the Saskatchewan Book Awards' Book of the Year. Delphine Almquist and her husband Hugo are living the hobby farm life of her dreams on the Canadian Prairies, far from the world of climate change concerns and global conflict....

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Dividing the Wayside
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Dividing the Wayside

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Poetry. Winner of the 2019 Archibald Lampman Award. Shortlisted for the League of Canadian Poets' Gerald Lampert Award and the Ottawa Book Awards. The liminal strip that divides the highway from the surrounding land is called a wayside. Often thick ...

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The Flower Can Always Be Changing
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The Flower Can Always Be Changing

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Literary Nonfiction. Shortlisted for the Wilfrid Eggleston Award for Nonfiction at the 2019 Alberta Literary Awards. "A lamp and a flower pot in the center. The flower can always be changing."—Virginia WoolfFrom the bestselling author of RUMI AND TH...

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A Skeletal Wand
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A Skeletal Wand

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Poetry. In her finest collection of poetry to date, Ruth Roach Pierson marshals her considerable expository powers to explore personhood, paranormal phenomenon, and mortality. A SKELETAL WAND reaches out with poems that are both honest and strange, ...

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Ekke
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Ekke

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Poetry. Winner of the League of Canadian Poets' Pat Lowther Memorial Award. Shortlisted for the League of Canadian Poets' Gerald Lampert Award. Multilingually inflected, Klara du Plessis' first collection of poetry explores the multiplicity of self ...

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Safe Words
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Safe Words

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Poetry. From a student's confrontation with a teenage streaker, to a company man's complete undoing at his summer party, Michelle Brown's SAFE WORDS finds rich darkness in happy partnerships. A maiden name is "handed down / like a sweater," a taxi r...

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The Next Wave: An Anthology of 21st Century Canadian Poetry
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The Next Wave: An Anthology of 21st Century Canadian Poetry

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Poetry. Mercurial and modern, THE NEXT WAVE is an output-based anthology of 21st century Canadian poetry. Curated by Jim Johnstone, it features 40 early-to-mid-career Canadian writers selected from a diverse range of national and international press...

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