Author: Leslye Walton Publisher: Candlewick Press Publication date: March 13, 2018 Pages: 272 Price: $21.99 CAD (Hardcover) at Indigo Books & Music Online Synopsis From the author of The Strange and Beautiful Sorrows of Ava Lavender comes a haunting maelstrom of magic and murder in the lush, moody Pacific Northwest. When Rona Blackburn landed on Anathema Island more than a century ago, her otherworldly skills might have benefited friendlier neighbors. Guilt and fear instead led the island’s original eight settlers to burn “the witch” out of her home. So Rona […]
Author: Lynn Weingarten Publisher: Simon Pulse Publication date: July 7, 2015 Pages: 320 Price: $19.99 CAD (Hardcover) at Indigo Books & Music Online Synopsis They say Delia burned herself to death in her stepfather’s shed. They say it was suicide. But June doesn’t believe it. June and Delia used to be closer than anything. Best friends in that way that comes before everyone else—before guys, before family. It was like being in love, but more. They had a billion secrets, tying them together like thin silk cords. But one night […]
Author: Jane Austen Publisher: Penguin English Library Publication date: November, 2012 (Original edition in 1817) Pages: 247 Price: $14.99 CAD (Paperback) at Indigo Books & Music Online Synopsis ‘To look almost pretty, is an acquisition of higher delight to a girl who has been looking plain the first fifteen years of her life, than a beauty from her cradle can ever receive’ During an eventful season at Bath, young, naïve Catherine Morland experiences the joys of fashionable society for the first time. She is delighted with her new acquaintances: flirtatious Isabella, who […]
Author: Katie McGarry Publisher: Harlequin Teen Publication Date: January 30, 2018 Pages: 452 Price: $23.99 CAD (Hardcover) at Indigo Books & Music Online Synopsis When Drix was convicted of a crime–one he didn’t commit–he thought his life was over. But opportunity came with the new Second Chance Program, the governor’s newest pet project to get delinquents off the streets, rehabilitated and back into society. Drix knows this is his chance to get his life back on track, even if it means being paraded in front of reporters for a while. […]
"In her late twenties, Cait Flanders found herself stuck in the consumerism cycle that grips so many of us: earn more, buy more, want more, rinse, repeat. Even after she worked her way out of nearly $30,000 of consumer debt, her old habits took hold again. When she realized that nothing she was doing or buying was making her happy—only keeping her from meeting her goals—she decided to set herself a challenge: she would not shop for an entire year."
We Should All Be Feminists Author: Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie Publisher: Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group Publication date: February 3, 2015 Pages: 64 Price: $11.95 CAD (paperback) at Indigo Books & Music Online Dear Ijeawele, or a Feminist Manifesto in Fifteen Suggestions Author: Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie Publisher: Knopf Canada Publication date: March 7, 2017 Pages: 80 Price: $18.00 CAD (hardcover) at Indigo Books & Music Online Hey everyone! Today I’m going to share what I thought on […]
"Maddie thought she and Logan would be friends forever. But when your dad is a Secret Service agent and your best friend is the president's son, sometimes life has other plans. Before she knows it, Maddie's dad is dragging her to a cabin in the middle of the Alaskan wilderness."
"Just when Grace is beginning to get used to being an orphan, her estranged uncle suddenly comes forward to claim her. That might have been okay if he'd spoken to her even once since her father died. Or if moving in with Uncle Rusty didn't mean returning to New Harbor. Grace once spent the best summers of her life in New Harbor. Now the place just reminds her of all she's lost: her best friend, her boyfriend and any memory of the night that changed her forever. People say the truth will set you free, but Grace isn't sure about that. Once she starts looking for it, the truth about that night is hard to find --- and what happens when her healing hurts the people she cares about the most?"