What Goes Well With Chocolate? New Books!

April 22nd, 2014

Because books go with everything.

Hardcover
Eye Of Zoltar, Jasper Fforde
Afterparty, Daryl Gregory
The Boundless, Kenneth Oppel
Expiration Day, William Campbell Powell
The Furies, Mark Alpert
Inventor’s Secret, Andrea Cremer
Serpent Of Venice, Christopher Moore
Victories, Mercedes Lackey & Rosemary Edghill

Trade Paperback
Best Of Connie Willis, Connie Willis
Heaven’s Queen, Rachel Bach
Born Of Illusion, Teri Brown
Invisibility, Andrea Cremer
New Watch, Sergei Lukyanenko
Secrets In The Shadows, Jenna Black

 

EASTER HOURS

April 17th, 2014

In celebration of all that is good and chocolate, our store hours will be slightly altered for the weekend.

Friday April 18th: Closed

Saturday April 19th: Open

Sunday April 20th: Closed

Monday April 21st: Reduced Hours (12-5)

Face The Elements

April 16th, 2014

On Saturday April 19th, we’ll launch Elements, the new collection by Suzanne Church. There’ll be a reading, a chance to chat with the author, and a special appearance by Sandra Kasturi: poet, editor and all-round awesome person. Join us here at the store at 3pm.

Tuesday, Snowy Tuesday

April 15th, 2014

STELES OF THE SKY, Elizabeth Bear
SHIPSTAR, Gregory Benford
GOBLIN EMPEROR, Katherine Addison
THE REVOLUTIONS, Felix Gilman
WORLD WITHOUT PRINCES, Soman Chaini
TRANSHUMAN, Ben Bova
UNWRAPPED SKY, Rjurik Davidson
FILE UNDER:13 SUSPICIOUS INCIDENTS, Lemony Snicket
FLUFF DRAGON, Platte F. Clark
FOREVER SONG, Julie Kagawa

Trade Paperback
SCHOOL FOR GOOD AND EVIL, Soman Chainani
LOVECRAFT’S MONSTERS, Ellen Datlow, ed.
OPHELIA PROPHECY, Sharon Lynn Fisher
HOUSE OF IVY AND SORROW, Natalie Whipple
RO-BUSTERS, Pat Mills
FRANKENSTEIN’S CAT, Emily Anthes

Mass Market
ANTIAGON FIRE, L.E. Modesitt

 

PHONES ARE BACK

April 14th, 2014

Looks like the problem has been solved. Thanks for your patience, you can all call us now. Like, right now. Anyone?

Technical Difficulties

April 14th, 2014

Folks, looks like our main phone line is down for the moment. We still have Internet and Fax, but we don’t have any phone or voice mail access right now. We’ll let you know as soon as the situation is fixed.

Movie Passes, Anyone?

April 14th, 2014

Wanna free pass to see THE RAILWAY MAN starring Colin Firth and Nicole Kidman? Each pass is good for two people to a screening at the Cineplex Queensway, Wednesday April 23rd at 7:30. ┬áDrop us a note if you’d like one: inquiries-at-bakkaphoenixbooks-dot-com.

New Books, New Books, New Books!

April 8th, 2014

Guys, there’s a new hardcover book by Diana Wynne Jones.

The Islands Of Chaldea was begun by Diana during her last months, and finished after her death by her sister Ursula. Just looking at it makes me incredibly happy. And sad, too.

Hardcover
The Hobbit: Desolation Of Smaug, Daniel Falconer
Dreams Of Gods And Monsters, Laini Taylor
Unimaginary Friend, Dan Santant
Cauldron Of Ghosts, David Weber & Eric Flint
Collector Of Dying Breaths, M. J. Rose
Nethergrim, Matthew Jobin
Sea Of Shadows, Kelley Armstrong

Trade Paperback
Promise Of Blood, Brian McClellan
You, Austin Grossman
Balance Point, Robert Buettner
Fiend, Peter Stenson
Prodigy, Marie Lu
The Rising, Kelley Armstrong
Robot Uprisings, Daniel H. Wilson
Mark Of Athena, Rick Riordan
Reluctant Assassin, Eoin Colfer

 

Nothing Up Our Sleeves…

April 4th, 2014

Watch in amazement, as Bakka Phoenix Books mysteriously appears at Ad Astra… without disappearing from Harbord!

(A. K. A. Bakka Phoenix will be open all weekend at our Harbord Street location, as well as attending Ad Astra)

Lots of New Books for You… and You, and You Too!*

April 1st, 2014

Hardcover
Lockstep, Karl Schroeder (signed!)
Monster Chefs, Brian Anderson
Dangerous, Shannon Hale
Pilgrims, Will Elliott
Peacemaker, C.J. Cherryh
Games Creatures Play, Charlaine Harris & Toni L.P. Kelner eds.
Irenicon, Aidan Harte
Sentinel, Troy Denning
Baltic Gambit, E.E. Knight
Burning Dark, Adam Christopher

Trade Paperback
Necessary Evil, Ian Tregillis
Silence For The Dead, Simone St. James
River Of Stars, Guy Gavriel Kay
Lexicon, Max Barry
Dark Eden, Chris Beckett
Reasons My Kid Is Crying, Greg Pembroke
Under Nameless Stars, Christian Schoon
Daylighters, Rachel Caine
Scatter, Adapt, And Remember, Annalee Newitz
Battle Royal Slambook, Koushun Takami, et al
Reign of Ash, Gail Z. Martin

Mass Market
London Falling, Paul Cornell
Six-Gun Tarot, R.S. Belcher
Protector, C.J. Cherryh
Shards Of Time, Lynn Flewelling
Appalachian Overthrow, E.E. Knight
Into The Void, Tim Lebbon
Circle Of Blood, Debbie Viguie
Forever Knight, John Marco
Ghost Seer, Robin D. Owens
Marked, Alex Hughes
Riveted, Meljean Brook
Stone Cold, Devon Monk
Dawn’s Early Light, Pip Ballantine & Tee Morris

*and that other dude over there!

  • Face The Elements
    April 19, 2014 3:00 pm
  • Karl Schroeder!
    March 29, 2014 3:00 pm
  • Miles Cameron!
    March 22, 2014 3:00 pm
  • Megan Crewe
    March 8, 2014 3:00 pm
  • Music Circle
    February 9, 2014 1:00 pm