- Category: Dan
A poignant tale about dealing with childhood loss and the emotional burdens it can bring. In the wake of a tragic loss Willow’s emotions are still raw making the calm and quiet of the woods near her home a welcoming refuge. One day while running away into the woods Willow finds Pilu, a lost tree spirit who can’t find her way back home. Offering to help Pilu, Willow journeys to find Pilu’s home and quite possibly herself.
All is now well in the tiki town of Trois-Rivières. When a former limbo champion is found dead in her apartment amateur detective and mystery novel fan Marie-Pomme is determined to find her killer despite the police’s assertion that it’s merely a case of too much piña colada.
The Pineapples of Wrath is a fun little detective story and a loving tribute to tiki kitsch.
Adult Paperback Graphic Novel pr2620439
- Category: Dan
A striking graphic novel adaptation of Margaret Atwood’s classic dystopian novel that features gorgeous art by Renee Nault.
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War Bears by Margaret Atwood & Ken Steacy
With the importation of American colour comics blocked by rationing during World War II Canada briefly experienced a boom in domestic comic production, called the Canadian Whites. In War Bears, Atwood takes a look back at this golden age of Canadian comics through the fictional Alain Zurakowski and his creation of Oursonette. Although popular during the war, Alain knows the good times won’t last as the end of rationing means the return of the full colour American comics.
Adult Hardcover Graphic Novel pr2661783
Apocalypse Taco by Nathan Hale
On a late-night food run for a high school theater crew Sid, Axl and Ivan find themselves in a sinister alien world that resembles their hometown but off. Like really off. Like pizza boxes with tentacles, bug based automobiles and copies of themselves that are not even close to right off even. Desperate to escape, they realize it all started when they stopped off at an unusual fast food joint, Apocalypse Taco...
Juvenile Hardcover Graphic Novel pr2702749
- Category: Dan
Set in the wake of the 2016 American election, Off Season is a story of anger, depression, separation and parenthood far away from the politics of Washington in an ordinary family dealing with the fallout both personal and political. Off Season is a riveting story of a single father adrift.
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Fantastic Four, Vol. 1: Fourever by Dan Slott, Illustrated by Sara Pichelli
After a few years absence the first family of the Marvel universe is back together and ready for adventure. It’s been a few years since the Future Foundation set off to explore the multiverse in the wake of the Secret Wars and Johnny Storm and the Thing are coming to grips with the fact that they may be gone forever until a sign appears in the sky. It’s time to reunite the family and set off on adventure once again.
Young Adult Paperback Graphic Novel pr2702743
Hicotea: A Nightlights Story by Lorena Alvarez
A gorgeous looking follow up to Nightlights sees the return of Sandy in another adventure. Wandering away from her classmates during a field trip Sandy finds herself transported to a magical world filled with sculptures, books, and paintings. One painting is incomplete however and Sandy sets to helping the enigmatic Hicotea complete the collection.
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