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This Week’s Haul

Tuesday, November 24th, 2015

Today’s new titles include:

Compleat Discworld Atlas, Terry Pratchett
Thing Explainer, Randall Munroe
Chimera, Mira Grant
Vargic’s Miscellany Of Curious Maps, Martin Vargic

Trade Paperback
Cast In Honor, Michelle Sagara (signed!)
Boy Who Wept Blood, Den Patrick
Gathering Darkness, Morgan Rhodes
Enemy In The Dark, Jay Allan
Vision Of Fire, Gillian Anderson & Jeff Robin

Mass Market
Andromeda’s War, William C. Dietz
King’s Deryni, Katherine Kurtz
1636: Viennese Waltz, Eric Flint
Positive, David Wellington
Yesterday’s Hero, Jonathan Wood

You Want Some New Books With That?

Tuesday, November 17th, 2015

‘Ere y’are:

Brothers Vonnegut, Ginger Strand
Warheart, Terry Goodkind
Dr. Who: Twelfth Doctor Vol 2, Robbie Morrison
Angel Of Storms, Trudi Canavan

Trade Paperback
Slow Regard Of Silent Things, Patrick Rothfuss
Flame In The Maze, Caitlin Sweet
Deathfire, Nick Kyme
Science For Her!, Megan Amram
Rogue Knight, Brandon Mull
Skyborn, David Dalglish
Night Clock, Paul Meloy

Books For A Not-So-Fine Fall Day

Tuesday, November 10th, 2015

Because we get those too…

Sandman: Overture, Neil Gaiman (deluxe edition)
Sky Unbroken, Megan Crewe
Soundless, Richelle Mead
Trilogy Of Two, Juman Malouf

Trade Paperback
Six-Gun Snow White, Catherynne M. Valente
Ecko Endgame, Danie Ware
Legends And Liars, Julia Knight
Plunder Of Souls, D.B. Jackson
Dharma Of Star Wars, Matthew Bortolin

New Books For A Fine Fall Day

Tuesday, November 3rd, 2015

Though ‘fine’ is a bit of an understatement.


Jeweled Fire, Sharon Shinn
Solar Express, L.E. Modesitt Jr.
Stryx, Bavo Dhooge
This Gulf Of Time And Stars, Julie E. Czerneda (we’ll launch this one here, on Sat. Nov. 28th)
Bazaar Of Bad Dreams, Stephen King
Dreamseeker, C.S. Friedman
Dead Ringers, Christopher Golden
Made To Kill, Adam Christopher
Tower Of Thorns, Juliet Marillier
Mystic, Jason Denzel
Wheel Of Time Companion, Robert Jordan
Manners & Mutiny, Gail Carriger
Air And Darkness, David Drake
Carry On, Rainbow Rowell

Trade Paperback
Black Wolves, Kate Elliott
Her Brother’s Keeper, Mike Kupari
Mission: Tomorrow, Bryan Thomas Schmidt
The Geomancer, Clay & Susan Griffith
Planetfall, Emma Newman
Touch Of Dead, Charlaine Harris
Thousand Pieces Of You, Claudia Gray
Shadow Of Empire, Jay Allan
Pickle Index, Eli Horowitz
Bathing The Lion, Jonathan Carroll
Dark Intelligence, Neal Asher
The Monstrous, Ellen Datlow, editor
Homefront, Scott James Magner
Man Who Spoke Snakish, Andrus Kivirahk

Mass Market
Play Of Shadow, Julie E. Czerneda
Heritage Of Cyador, L.E. Modesitt Jr.
Going Dark, Linda Nagata
Dreamer’s Pool, Juliet Marillier
Future Falls, Tanya Huff
Inherit The Stars, Tony Peak
King Of Assassins, Jenna Rhodes
Scarlet Tides, David Hair

It’s Blue Jays Appreciation Day

Tuesday, October 27th, 2015

It’s also New Books Day. Not that the two are related.
Or are they…?

Hell’s Foundations Quiver, David Weber
Slade House, David Mitchell
Wake Of Vultures, Lila Bowen
After Alice, Gregory Maguire
Apprentice To Elves, Elizabeth Bear & Sarah Monette
British Lion, Tony Schumacher
Death And Life Of Zebulon Finch, Daniel Kraus
Our Lady Of The Ice, Cassandra Rose Clarke
Jack Frost, William Joyce
Son Of The Black Sword, Larry Correia
Curvy Tree, Chris Colfer
Sherlock Chronicles, Steve Tribe
Imelda & The Goblin King, Briony May Smith

Trade Paperback
Slip Of The Keyboard, Terry Pratchett
The Frood, Jem Roberts
Dark Touch, Debbie Johnson
Into The Forest, Mark Z. Danielewski
Devious Dr. Jeckyll, Viola Carr
Trigger Warnings, Neil Gaiman
Dark Heart Of Magic, Jennifer Estep
Shotgun Arcana, R.S. Belcher
Girl Who Could Fly, Victoria Forester
King Of Shards, Matthew Kressel

Mass Market
Turning Season, Sharon Shinn
Cauldron Of Ghosts, David Weber, Eric Flint
Chaplain’s War, Brad R. Torgersen
Coming Home, Jack McDevitt
Kris Longknife: Unrelenting, Mike Shepherd

Brand New Books For A Brand New Day!

Tuesday, October 20th, 2015

Phew! Feels good to have shed a huge political weight, doesn’t it? Time to celebrate with new books!

Radiance, Catherynne M. Valente
Welcome To Nightvale, Joseph Fink & Jeffrey Cranor (signed copies available!)
Carter & Lovecraft, Jonathan L. Howard
Gatefather, Orson Scott Card
Tell The Story To Its End, Simon P. Clark
Passage To Shambhala, Kevin Costner & Jon Baird
Departure, A.G. Riddle
Unfortunate Decisions Of Dahlia Moss, Max Wirestone

Trade Paperback
Dread Wyrm, Christian Cameron (we’ll launch this on Saturday Nov. 21st at 3pm)
Hanzai Japan, Haikasoru, editor
Secrets Of Drearcliff Grange School, Kim Newman
Transcendent, Lesley Livingston
Art Of Asking, Amanda Palmer
Trees On Mars, Hal Niedzwiecki
Hard Way: A Memoir, Ron Perlman
Occupied Earth, Richard Brewer
Tolkien: An Illustrated Atlas, David Day

New Books (And One Not-So-New-But-Finally-Here Book)

Tuesday, October 13th, 2015

Inheritance Of Ashes, Leah Bobet. Book launch this Thurs. Oct 15th, 7pm at D-Beatstro! (1292 Bloor West)
Masked Truth, Kelley Armstrong

Trade Paperback
Gideon Smith And The Mask Of The Ripper, David Barnett
Red Shoes And Other Tales, Metaphrog
Space Case, Stuart Gibbs
Where I Belong, Alan Doyle
Dead Girls Don’t, Mags Storey
Gold Throne In Shadow, M.C. Planck
Society Of Blood, Mark Morris
Foulsham, Edward Carey
We Are Pirates, Daniel Handler

Mass Market
Rose Red Chain, Seanan McGuire (shoulda been here a month ago, but it just arrived. Sorry about that).


ETA Some Late Arrivals:
Ice Like Fire, Sara Raasch
Newt’s Emerald, Garth Nix
City Of Thirst, Carrie Ryan & John Parke Davis

Trade Paperback
Society Of Experience, Matt Cahill
Wildalone, Krassi Zourkova
Ruin, John Gwynne
Symbiont, Mira Grant
Winterkill, Kate A. Boorman
And after months of talking to the distributor, we finally have: City Stained Red, Sam Sykes.  Booyah!


Tuesday, October 6th, 2015


Empires: Infiltration, Gavin Deas
Empires: Extraction, Gavin Deas
Shadows of Self, Brandon Sanderson
Thousand Nights, E.K. Johnston
Rest of Us Just Live Here, Patrick Ness
An Ancient Peace, Tanya Huff (signing here! Sat. Oct 10th, 3pm)
Call to Arms, David Weber, Timothy Zahn, Thomas Pope
Six of Crows, Leigh Bardugo
Futuristic Violence and Fancy Suits, David Wong
Invasion, Jay Bonansinga
Marked, Sue Tingey
Closer to the Heart, Mercedes Lackey
Doctor Who: City of Death, Douglas Adams &  Goss
Undead And Unforgiven, MaryJanice Davidson
The Searcher, Simon Toyne
Silver on the Road, Laura Anne Gilman
Onward, Drake!, Mark L. Van Name
Against a Brightening Sky, Jaime Lee Moyer
Poet Anderson of Nightmares, Tom Delonge
Please, Open this Book!, Adam Lehrhaupt
Knight of the Seven Kingdoms, George R.R. Martin
Otherworld Secrets, Kelley Armstrong
Magnus Chase and the Gods of Asgard, Rick Riordan
Sky Key, James Frey
Tale of Highly Unusual Magic, Lisa Papademetriou

Trade Paperback:

Ancillary Mercy, Ann Leckie  (woo!!!)
Killing Titan, Greg Bear
Empire Ascendant, Kameron Hurley
Swords And Scoundrels, Julia Knight
The Peripheral, William Gibson
Raising Caine, Charles E Gannon
Stiching Snow, R.C. Lewis
The Sandman, Christopher Fowler
The Horrors, Charles Demers
Seize The Night, Christopher Golden
Waistcoats & Weaponry, Gail Carriger
New Hunger, Isaac Marion
Quantum Mythology, Gavin G. Smith
Dead But Not Forgotten, Charlaine Harris
Boy Who Drew Monsters, Keith Donohue
Chess Queen Enigma, Colleen Gleason
Deafening Silence in Heaven, Thomas E. Sniegoski
Earth & Sky, Megan Crewe
Lesser Dead, Christopher Buehlman
Rim of the Morning, William Sloane
Dreamstrider, Lindsay Smith
Reign of Iron, Angus Watson
Hive Construct, Alexander Maskill
Entropy of Bones, Ayize Jama-Everett
Soul Continuum, Simon West-Bulford

Mass Market Paperback:

Fear City, F. Paul Wilson
Fortune`s Blight, Evie Manieri
Raging Sea, Terri Brisbin
White Trash Zombie Gone Wild, Diana Rowland

*no, seriously, you might need a hard-hat

Two Great Authors: One Great Afternoon

Friday, October 2nd, 2015

It’s happening this weekend!

Please join us at the store on Sunday October 4th for an event with two Canadian YA authors. E.K. Johnston will be on hand to launch her new book A Thousand Nights, along with special guest Erin Bow, with her newest title The Scorpion Rules.

The event is free and open to everyone. We’ll put the cookies out at 2pm: we’d love for you to be here.

New Releases September 29th

Tuesday, September 29th, 2015


Zeroes, Scott Westerfeld
Ghostly, Audrey Niffenegger(ED)
The Heart Goes Last, Margaret Atwood
Lightless, C. A. Higgins
Free Country (GN), Neil Gaiman
Gold Fame Citrus, Claire Vaye Watkins
Doctor Who: The Time Lord Letters, Justin Richards
Imaginary Fred, Eoin Colfer
The Nest, Kenneth Oppel
Last Song Before Night, Ilana C. Myer
The Aeronaut`s Windlass, Jim Butcher

Trade Paperback:

Unquiet Past, Kelley Armstrong
Afterworlds, Scott Westerfeld
So Anyway…, John Cleese
The 13 Clocks, James Thurber
Crossbones, John L. Campbell
The Lazarus Gate, Mark Latham
The Witch, Jean Thompson

Mass Market Paperback:

The Dead Won’t Die, Joe McKinney
Autumn Moon, Jan Delima
The Bloodforged, Erin Lindsey
The Lost Stars: Imperfect Sword, Jack Campbell

*Just an FYI: we’re doing our inventory this Wednesday evening, which means there’s going to be a bit of a hiccup in our getting new books.