FREE SHIPPING in CANADA for orders over $50

Holiday Gift Guide: Dangerous Enemy Sympathizers

 

In this comprehensive illustrated account of Camp B, Andrew Theobald examines the daily lives and tribulations of those imprisoned behind the barbed wire. "Dangerous Enemy Sympathizers" also scrutinizes the troubling context that led to the internment of both refugees and Canadian citizens, the debates over the ethics of internment inside and outside the camp, and the role of the camps in shaping government policy towards immigration and the post-war powers of the Canadian state.

Read more →

Holiday Gift Guide: Shut Away

Catherine McKercher’s Shut Away: When Down Syndrome Was a Life Sentence exposes a dark chapter of Canadian history: the neglect and abuse that went on in institutions for people with intellectual or cognitive disabilities. In Ontario, the last of these closed in 2009. McKercher’s brother, Bill, spent almost his entire life in one of them.
Read more →

Holiday Gift Guide: Fiction

Get Different BeastsCrowDaughters of Silence and The Forbidden Purple City this holiday season from our website, and save 20%
Read more →

Holiday Gift Guide: Slow Seconds

Today, we're pointing you towards all things Slow Seconds. Author Ronald Rees has some events coming up very soon, and we wouldn't want you to miss your chance to get a signed copy of the essential 19th-century New Brunswick photography collection.

Read more →

Ho Ho Crow! Amy Spurway's Halifax Super Signing - December 7th

The spotlight is back on Amy Spurway, who's gearing up for a big day in Halifax. She'll be participating in not one, but two holiday signings of her debut novel, Crow, on December 7th. Now going into its third printing, it's a captivating Cape Breton tale, perfect for the holidays.

Read more →