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Except the Dying

by Maureen Jennings
edition: Paperback
also available: Paperback Paperback Paperback
tagged: historical, media tie-in, crime

In the harsh winter that afflicted 1895 Toronto a serving girl is found dead in a laneway, stripped of her clothing. The inspector on duty decides that she simply froze to death, but Detective William Murdoch suspects foul play. When the autopsy reveals that the girl was pregnant, Murdoch starts questioning the family she worked for. The further he …

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The Miseducation of Henry Cane

by To Be Confirmed, read by Timothy Andrés Pabon
edition: Audiobook
tagged: contemporary women, humorous, media tie-in

A novel inspired by the hit TV Land series Younger.

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The Sisters Brothers (Movie Tie-In Edition)

by Patrick deWitt
edition: Paperback
tagged: literary, black humor, media tie-in

Winner of the Governor General’s Award for Fiction, the Rogers Writers’ Trust Fiction Prize, and the Stephen Leacock Medal, and now a major motion picture, The Sisters Brothers is a violent, lustful, hung-over, and hilarious odyssey through the underworld of the 1850s frontier.

Hermann Kermit Warm is going to die: Eli and Charlie Sisters can be …

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Indian Horse

by Richard Wagamese
edition: Paperback
also available: Paperback eBook
  • age: 15
  • Grade: 10
tagged: literary, native american & aboriginal, media tie-in

Saul Indian Horse has hit bottom. His last binge almost killed him, and now he’s a reluctant resident in a treatment centre for alcoholics, surrounded by people he’s sure will never understand him. But Saul wants peace, and he grudgingly comes to see that he’ll find it only through telling his story. With him, readers embark on a journey back …

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Caught

by Lisa Moore
edition: Paperback
also available: Hardcover eBook Paperback
tagged: media tie-in, literary

Now a major CBC original television series starring Allan Hawco (Republic of Doyle), Paul Gross (Alias Grace, Hyena Road, Passchendaele), Tori Anderson (Open Heart, No Tomorrow), Eric Johnson (Fifty Shades Darker, The Knick, Smallville), Charlotte Sullivan (Chicago Fire, Disappearance), Greg Bryk (Bitten, Frontier) and Enuka Okuma (Rookie Blue, Bat …

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Passchendaele

by Paul Gross
edition: eBook
also available: Paperback Paperback
tagged: media tie-in, war & military

Sergeant Michael Dunne of the 10th Canadian Infantry Battalion has survived some of the worst fighting of the Great War. Wounded on the Western Front, he returns home to Calgary, a broken man suffering from neurasthenia and facing trial as a deserter should he ever attempt a return to the battlefield.

In Calgary, he finds a complicated love with Sar …

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Hyena Road

A Novel

by Paul Gross
edition: eBook
tagged: media tie-in

Based on the new feature film starring Paul Gross, Rossif Sutherland and Allan Hawco

Reminiscent of American Sniper and the Academy Award–winning The Hurt Locker, Hyena Road plunges deep to the heart of the Afghanistan war zone. Three men stand at the intersection of modern warfare – a murky world of fluid morality where all is not as it seems. …

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Skulls & Bones: A Novella

Fourteen Letters from a Sailor at the End of the World

by Jay Malinowski
edition: eBook
tagged: historical, literary, media tie-in

At the edge of the world, an ocean away, a sailor named Martel has retired to land. He clings to his most valued possession—a series of letters written to his granddaughter, whom he lost contact with long ago. Telling of their ancestral past, his life at sea, and the choices upon which their lives have been built, Martel’s letters illuminate th …

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