Staff Picks

Lois and Jane’s current favorite books!

This is what we’ve been reading lately, come down to the store to find out why or order our favourite books online.

Staff Picks

Girl Runner

  Girl Runner is an unforgettable, beautifully written novel that celebrates a woman born to reach beyond the limitations of her time. As a young runner, Aganetha Smart defied everyone’s expectations to win a gold medal for Canada in the 1928 Olympics. It was a revolutionary victory, because this was the first Games in which … Continue reading Girl Runner

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Gut – Guila Enders

“Enders’s wonder at the strange ways of the gut is matched only by her incredulity at the limited public knowledge on the subject.” —The New York Times A cheeky up-close and personal guide to the secrets and science of our digestive system For too long, the gut has been the body’s most ignored and least … Continue reading Gut – Guila Enders