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The Underground Girls of Kabul by Jenny Nordberg An investigative journalist uncovers a hidden custom that will transform your understanding of what it means to grow up as a girl
This Changes Everything by Naomi Klein Forget everything you think you know about global warming. The really inconvenient truth is that it’s not about carbon—it’s about capitalism.
The Assassination of Margaret Thatcher by Hilary Mantel A brilliant collection of short stories from the double Man Booker Prize-winning author of Wolf Hall and Bring up the Bodies.
J by Harold Jacobson Kevern doesn’t know why his father made him put two finger across his lips whenever he began a word with a J. It wasn’t then, and isn’t now, the time or place for asking questions.
A Time Such as There Never Was Before by Alan Bowker The years after World War I were among the most tumultuous in Canadian history: a period of unremitting change, drama, and conflict. They were, in the words of Stephen Leacock, “a time such as there never was before.

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The Cold Cold Ground by Adrian McKinty

Cold Cold GroundSpring 1981. Northern Ireland. Belfast on the verge of outright civil war. The Thatcher government has flooded the area with soldiers, but nightly there are riots, bombings, and sectarian attacks.

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A Time Such as There Never Was Before by Alan Bowker

A Time Such As ThereThe years after World War I were among the most tumultuous in Canadian history: a period of unremitting change, drama, and conflict. They were, in the words of Stephen Leacock, “a time such as there never was before.

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The Morning After by Chantal Hebert with Jean Lapierre

The Morning AfterA sly, insightful and wonderfully original book from one of Canada's most popular political analysts, Chantal Hébert, and one of Quebec's top political broadcasters, Jean Lapierre.

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Great New Titles coming  in September ...... this is just a sampling!

 

September 2nd

Tell by Frances Itani

The Bone Clocks by David Mitchell

Between Gods by Alison Pick

The Paying Guests by Sarah Waters

 

September 9th

Stone Mattress by Margaret Atwood

The Children Act by Ian McEwan

Zealot (trade paper) by Reza Aslan

The Necessary War by Tim Cook

 

September 16th

This Changes Everything by Naomi Klein

The Edge of Eternity by Ken Follett

 

 

September 23rd

The Assassination of Margaret Thatcher by Hilary Mantel

Quartet for the End of Time by Joanna Skibsrud

 

 

September 30th

Adult Onset by Anne-Marie MacDonald

The Rosie Effect by Graeme Simsion (the sequel to The Rosie Project)

Consumed by David Cronenburg


 

 

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