Two Books Are Better Than One

November 21st, 2016

Please join us on Saturday November 26th, for a double book launch. Sarah Raughley and E.K. Johnston will be here to celebrate the release of Fate Of Flames and Star Wars: Ahsoka, respectively.

The snacks go out at 3pm: hope to see you here!

Not-Precisely-New Books

November 16th, 2016

A publisher mislaid part of our October order, resulting in us missing several key titles through the month. Luckily, we managed to convince their computers that we really did want what we’d ordered, and the books arrived today. So we finally have:

Feedback, Mira Grant
Blood Mirror, Brent Weeks
Conspiracy Of Ravens, Lila Bowen
The Tourist, Robert Dickinson

Trade Paperback
Plague Of Swords, Miles Cameron
Chaosmage, Stephen Aryan
Doubt Factory, Paolo Bacigalupi


New Books This Week

November 15th, 2016

Because gods know we could all use some good news…

Tales From The Shadowhunter Academy, Cassandra Clare, et al
Gates Of Hell, Michael Livingston
Animal Envy, Ralph Nader
Sherlock Holmes And The Shadwell Shadows, James Lovegrove
Everfair, Nisi Shawl

Trade Paperback
Nightmares, Ellen Datlow, editor
Extreme Makeover, Dan Wells
Seven Crow Stories, Robert J. Wiersema
Culdesac, Robert Repino
My Sister Rosa, Justine Larbalestier
Sandman: Overture, Neil Gaiman
This Way To The End Times, Robert Silverberg, editor
Arena, Holly Jennings

We Remember

November 11th, 2016

This year, of all years, we don’t just remember that they fought, we remember why.

Our debt to our veterans moves through time. We owe honour and respect for the past; help and understanding today; a promise for the future. And that promise is: never again.


NAKED HEART – The LGBTQ Literary Festival

November 10th, 2016

It’s been a tough few days. But this weekend, Glad Day books is hosting a literary festival that might help lift spirits.

NAKED HEART is largest and most diverse LGBTQ literary festival in the world. And this year, Samuel R. Delany is one of the guests of honour!

You can get tickets to specific events or a pass for the whole festival. The program looks terrific: you should check it out.



Dear USA

November 9th, 2016

We are so sad and shocked and sorry.
Later, we’ll be angry. Right now, we grieve with you.

Let’s Look At Something Else, Shall We?

November 8th, 2016

Like, say, a big list of shiny new books. That’ll be fun, eh?
Yeah. Let’s do that instead.

Witch’s Vacuum Cleaner, Terry Pratchett
At The Sign Of Triumph, David Weber
Mountain Of Kept Memory, Rachel Neumeier
Goodnight, Batcave, Dave Croatto
Atlantis Lost, T.A. Barron
Seelie King’s War, Jane Yolen & Adam Stemple
Lost Property Office, James R. Hannibal
World Of Edena, Moebius
Belle Chasse, Suzanne Johnson
Shadow Of What Was Lost, James Islington
Death: An Oral History, Casey Jarman

Trade Paperback
Last Song Before Night, Ilana C. Myer
Secret Path, Gord Downie & Jeff Lemire
After Atlas, Emma Newman
Sanctioned Catastrophe, Thomas A. Watson
Soundless, Richelle Mead
Mad Scientist’s Daughter, Cassandra Rose Clark
Bridging Infinity, Jonathan Strahan, editor
Collected Stories Of Frank Herbert, Frank Herbert
Heiress Of Collinwood, Lara Parker
Shards Of Heaven, Michael Livingston
Untamed, A.G. Howard
Hammers On Bone, Cassandra Khaw
End Of Watch, Stephen King

Mass Market
Ashes Of The Tyrant, Erin M. Evans

On The Eve Of The US Election

November 7th, 2016

Dear USian Friends,

Please know we’re thinking about you.
Proud of you, worrying about you, and hoping you’ll do the right thing.


Gerald Brandt

November 3rd, 2016

This Saturday, November 5th, please join us here at the store at 3pm to celebrate the launch of Gerald Brandt‘s action-packed new science fiction novel The Operative.

Lots Of Lovely New Books

November 1st, 2016

Shadow Of Victory, David Weber
Canada, Mike Myers
The Operative, Gerald Brandt*
Unquiet Land, Sharon Shinn
Den Of Wolves, Juliet Marillier
Faithful, Alice Hoffman
Seriously Shifted, Tina Connolly

Trade Paperback
Shadowed Souls, Jim Butcher & Kerrie L. Hughes, editors
Invisible Planets, Ken Liu, editor
Adventures Of Moriarty, Maxim Jakubowski, editor
Frozen Tides, Morgan Rhodes
The Diabolic, S.J. Kincaid
What The #@&% Is That?, John Joseph Adams, editor
Facefaker’s Game, Chandler J. Birch
Gentleman Jole And The Red Queen, Lois McMaster Bujold
Old Man’s Ghosts, Tom Lloyd
Apocalypse Bow Wow, James Proimos
Christmas Magic, David G. Hartwell, editor
Seriously Wicked, Tina Connolly
Burning Isle, Will Panzo
Binary Storm, Christopher Hinz
Congress Of Secrets, Stephanie Burgis
Wrath Of Betty, Steven Erikson
Cocktails Af Seven, Apocalypse At Eight, Don Bassingthwaite
Bohemian Gospel, Dana Chamblee Carpenter
My True Love Gave To Me, Stephanie Perkins, editor

Mass Market
The Courier, Gerald Brandt*
Severed Streets, Paul Cornell
Empire Ascendent, Kameron Hurley
Pillar To The Sky, William R. Forstchen
Warheart, Terry Goodkind
Curse On The Land, Faith Hunter
Import Of Intrigue, Marshall Ryan Maresca
How To Save The World, Lexie Dunne
Dominion, Peter McLean
Dreamseeker, C.S. Friedman

*We’ll be launching Gerald Brandt‘s The Operative (and celebrating the mass-market release of his first novel, The Courier) here this Saturday, November 5th, at 3pm.