New Releases

Lightning Lou - ISBN 9781770864627 | 5.375″ x 8″ | TPB | $12.95 | Age: 9-12 Category: Novels Curriculum:   Find   When a team in an all-girls’ hockey league comes to recruit players, twelve-year-old Lou’s dreams seem to be coming true. But the dreams hinge on one thing: never letting on that Lou is a boy. But […]
The Girl in the Well is Me - Karen Rivers
ISBN 9781770864641 | 5.375" x 8" | TPB | $12.95 | Age: 9-12

A 2016 Best Books for Kids and Teens selection

Newcomer Kammie Summers has fallen into a well during a (fake) initiation into a club whose members have no intention of letting her join. Now Kammie’s trapped in the dark, growing increasingly claustrophobic, and waiting to be rescued — or possibly not. (read more)
Turing Machinists, The - M.E. Reid
ISBN 9781770864665 | 5.375" x 8" | TPB | $14.95 | Age: 13+

A 2016 Best Books for Kids and Teens selection

Seventeen-year-old Del is certain he can save his family. To do it, he decides he needs to live out his father’s dream of musical stardom. He gets together with some of his friends and they form The Turing Machinists, an all-Asperger’s rock band. (read more)
Dead Man’s Boot, The - Eric Murphy
ISBN 9781770864443 | 5.375" x 8" | TPB | $12.95 | Age: 9-12

The dramatic follow-up to the popular The Phantom's Gold reunites readers with Will and Harley as they try to defend the wildlife, the environment, and their family and neighbours in the historic town of Lunenburg. (read more)
Delicate - C. K. Kelly Martin
ISBN 9781770864528 | 5.375" x 8" | TPB | $14.95 | Age: 13+

At her grandmother’s seventy-fifth birthday party, Ivy is in no mood to socialize. In fact, she’s downright delicate. Unfortunately, sixteen-year-old Lucan’s peanut allergy reaction happens right in front of her eyes. As Ivy keeps him company the two realize they’re second cousins who haven’t seen each other in six years due to a mysterious family feud. (read more)
Transferral - Kate Blair
ISBN 9781770864542 | 5.375" x 8" | TPB | $14.95 | Age: 13+

Longlisted for the 2017 Sunburst Award (Young Adult Fiction)
Finalist for the 2017 SYRCA Snow Willow Award
Shortlisted for the 2017 Manitoba Young Readers' Choice Award
A 2016 Best Books for Kids and Teens starred selection

A Winter 2016 SCBWI Official Reading List selection (Science Fiction for Gr.9-12)

London, England, present day. This is the world as we know it, but with one key difference: medical science has found a way to remove diseases from the sick. The catch? They can only transfer the diseases into other living humans. The government now uses the technology to cure the innocent by infecting criminals. (read more)