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Home Truths
By (author): Jill MacLean
ISBN: 9781897151969
Publisher: Cormorant Books
Pages: 282
Price: $14.95
An abused fifteen-year-old boy tries to take control of his life, but does so by becoming a bully.
Lightning Lou
By (author): Lori Weber
ISBN: 9781770864627
Publisher: Cormorant Books
Pages: 180
Price: $12.95
When the coach of a World War I-era girls' hockey team comes to town looking for a new star player, Lou masquerades as a girl to try to achieve his dream of stardom.
Live to Tell
By (author): Lisa Harrington
ISBN: 9781770862173
Publisher: Cormorant Books
Pages: 170
Price: $14.95
A psychological thriller about a girl who wakes up in the hospital and must reconstruct the events of an evening she can’t remember.
Luminous Ink
ISBN: 9781770865198
Publisher: Cormorant Books
Pages: 240
Price: $29.95
Margaret Atwood, Michael Ondaatje, and twenty-five of some of Canada's best-known writers discuss the purpose of writing in the 21st Century.
Messenger 93
By (author): Barbara Radecki
ISBN: 9781770865686
Publisher: Cormorant Books
Pages: 240
Price: $15.95
A supernatural mystery novel for young adults touching on important issues, from female empowerment to missing and murdered indigenous women and our relationship to the natural world.
Molly O
By (author): Mark Foss
ISBN: 9781770864306
Publisher: Cormorant Books
Pages: 288
Price: $20.00
A novel about a man's obsession with his missing sister and the alternative film star he believes she has become.
Nanaimo Girl
By (author): Prudence Emery
ISBN: 9781770865273
Publisher: Cormorant Books
Pages: 256
Price: $24.95
A memoir featuring the film stars of the 1960s.
Nothing Man and the Purple Zero
By (author): Richard Scarsbrook
ISBN: 9781770863118
Publisher: Cormorant Books
Pages: 214
Price: $14.95
Two high-school friends are mistaken for superheroes and decide to act out the roles.
By (author): Philippa Dowding
ISBN: 9781770865129
Publisher: Cormorant Books
Pages: 208
Price: $12.95
In this dystopian novel for middle-grade readers, a child finds a door to an "outside" that is not supposed to exist.
Out Standing in the Field
By (author): Sandra Perron
ISBN: 9781770864948
Publisher: Cormorant Books
Pages: 448
Price: $24.95
A no-holds-barred memoir about a driven, dynamic, and natural-born leader's struggle in a military still governed by a sexist ethic.
Pickles vs. the Zombies
By (author): Angela Misri
ISBN: 9781770865587
Publisher: Cormorant Books
Pages: 184
Price: $13.95
A house cat and her animal friends struggle to survive after the zombie apocalypse. Without humans to care for them or manage the world, they need to fight not only zombies, but also wild animals and, suddenly, wild former house pets.
By (author): David Skuy
ISBN: 9781770864887
Publisher: Cormorant Books
Pages: 232
Price: $12.95
An overweight, bullied loner discovers he is a fast runner, and turns to athletics and new friends to find confidence in himself.
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