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Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them
Felicity Baker
Hardcover | Dec 2016
on order $11.99
(releases Dec 27 2016)
J.K. Rowling's Wizarding World
Editions Insight
Hardcover | Mar 2017
on order $18.99
(releases Mar 7 2017)
Word of Mouse
James Patterson
Hardcover | Dec 2016
on order $16.99
(releases Dec 12 2016)
CEO of Everything
Gail Vaz-Oxlade
Paperback | Dec 2016
in store $22.99
The Little Red Chairs
Edna O'Brien
Paperback | Dec 2016
in store $20.99
Lumberjanes Vol. 5
Shannon Watters
Paperback | Dec 2016
in store $19.99
The Berenstain Bears Hugs and Kisses Sticker and Activity Book
Jan & Mike Berenstain
Paperback | Dec 2016
in store $8.50
100 Plants to Feed the Bees
The Xerces Society
Paperback | Nov 2016
in store $24.95
Alexandra Bracken
Paperback | Dec 2016
in store $10.99
The False Fairy
Jordan Quinn
Paperback | Dec 2016
in store $7.99
Breathe, Mama, Breathe
Shonda Moralis
Paperback | Jan 2017
in store $22.95

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2016 Giller Shortlist

The 2016 Scotiabank Giller Prize jury announced its shortlist on Monday, September 26, 2016, derived from a longlist of 12 books. The jury read an amazing 161 books submitted by 69 publisher imprints from every region of the country. The longlist was selected by an esteemed five-member jury panel: Canadian writers Lawrence Hill (jury chair), Jeet Heer and Kathleen Winter, English author Samantha Harvey and Scottish novelist Alan Warner.

The shortlisted finalists for the 2016 Scotiabank Giller Prize are as follows:

The 20 books you’ll be reading for the rest of 2016
A look ahead at fall's big Canadian titles from the trusted Globe books editor, Mark Medley. Check out his picks that you won't want to missPlease note that FOUR of these authors are coming to Blue Heron Books this fall!!

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