Young Adult Fiction / pb / 196pp / July, 2016 /
ISBN:978-0-88982-319-8
/ $14.95

Anna always looked forward to summer holidays. This summer is different. Anna is sent to live with her Grandfather, an eccentric artist in his strange new studio. She’s terribly afraid that she will be left alone with her books while he paints every day, the summer dragging on page after page. A chance meeting on the ferry, secret gatherings in...

Fiction / pb / 256pp / June, 2016 /
ISBN:978-0-88982-315-0
/ $18.95

Krissy Mathews has returned. Four years ago, the beautiful seventeen-year-old vanished in the forest near her home. Obsessed with solving the case, a young hotshot detective has hunted her relentlessly.

Now she bursts through the door of her hometown’s hospital, a lifeless child in her arms and a man she refers to as her husband by her...

Poetry / pb / 80pp / May, 2016 /
ISBN:978-0-88982-307-5
/ $17.95

Susan Telfer’s intense poems in Ghost Town are possessed of a wild brilliance all their own. There is a raw, unruly, exhumed energy coming to the surface of these poems, which is the source of their power. This book’s themes are identity, a struggle for self, invention and re-invention, against the undertow of family dysfunction, of...

Young Adult Fiction / pb / 176pp / March, 2016 /
ISBN:978-0-88982-305-1
/ $14.95

"There's a person here, Roof. You need to come home."

"Here where? In the house? You let a stranger in the house?"

"Well she's just a girl. Or like a young woman or whatever."

My phone was fading again. It does that. Mom got it as a cheap add-on to her own cell.

Or: Maybe the stranger had her hands around Josie's...

Non-Fiction / pb / 128pp / February, 2016 /
ISBN:978-0-88982-318-1
/ $19.95

Emilio Picariello is a character who captures the imagination. An entrepreneur to the core, he immigrated to New York from Italy as a young man of 20, and four years later, he had two small stores—one in Toronto and one in Montreal. Like many others, however, Picariello heard the call to head west and landed in Fernie with his young family in...