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THE KILLER’S HENCHMAN, Capitalism and the Covid-19 Disaster

PUB Date, June 1; Pre-order now; free shipping in North America Summer 2021, the novel coronavirus is scything through populations worldwide. WHO Director-General Dr Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus announces the Covid-19 pandemic will end “when the world chooses to end it.… We have all the tools we need. They include proven public health and social measures;… Read more »

Foxhunt, A Novel by Luke Francis Beirne

FOXHUNT

FOXHUNT: “A remarkable first novel by a brilliant young writer.” David Adams Richards PUB Date, Apr. 1; Pre-order now; free shipping in North America 1949: Milne Lowell, a Canadian writer, moves to London from Montreal to edit a magazine dedicated to cultural freedom. His colleagues include Marguerite Allard, a French-Canadian anarchist, Eric Felmore, an American… Read more »

THE GREAT ABSQUATULATOR by Frank Mackey with a Foreword by Webster

THE GREAT ABSQUATULATOR

“Alfred Thomas Wood’s life reads like a cross between the scams and impersonations of Catch me if you can and the tribulations of Forrest Gump.” Webster on the Absquatulator PUB Date, May 1; Pre-order now; free shipping in North America One hundred years before the Hollywood film The Great Impostor, Alfred Thomas Wood roved through… Read more »

Serving Life, A Nurse Linton, Det. Bellechasse Mystery Novel by Richard King

SERVING LIFE

PUB Date, Apr. 1; Pre-order now; free shipping in North America In Serving Life, a mysterious doctor is wandering the halls of the Emergency Department of the Gursky Memorial Hospital, providing medication to patients suffering from dementia. Annie is suspicious of his motives and is determined to identify the man. Her search kicks into high… Read more »

Montreal and the Bomb

Free Shipping in North America WINNER OF THE HUBERT REEVES 2021 AWARD FOR SCIENCE COMMUNICATORS It’s a story peopled by leading figures of modern nuclear physics, bold chemists, and scientists accused of spying. The one idea driving them is to master the atom, whatever the result may be. With war raging in Europe, the Allies… Read more »

Mussolini Also Did A Lot of Good

A 2019 Italian Bestseller “an antidote to all the nonsense still circulating about fascism…. Filippi is almost surgical in the way he reestablishes the context.” La Repubblica Book of the Month “In the existing climate, Francesco Filippi’s scalpel is of utmost importance” Le Monde “Francesco Filippi’s book is very timely and relevant … a lesson… Read more »

Waswanipi

FREE SHIPPING “Jean-Yves Soucy’s story and encounter with my Dad provides a charming glimpse into a changing world, for us all.” Romeo Saganash It’s 1963, Jean-Yves Soucy is 18 and dreams of being a fire warden scanning the boreal forest from a fire tower. But he ends up at an equipment depot between Val-d’Or and… Read more »

Maker

FREE SHIPPING Nicole Fortin is on the cusp of realizing a long-held dream when her life takes a sudden turn. Instead of participating in the Olympic Games, she finds herself struggling to master the challenging physical demands of her job in an aerospace plant and win the confidence of her male colleagues. As her involvement… Read more »

Bigotry on Broadway

FREE SHIPPING – NORTH AMERICA In this hard-hitting anthology, Ishmael Reed and Carla Blank have invited a diverse group of informed and accomplished writers, both women and men, who are rarely heard to comment on the long-standing bigotry on Broadway towards many different ethnic minorities. How do intellectuals and scholars feel about how members of… Read more »

The Terrible Fours

The Terrible Fours

When Ishmael Reed wrote The Terrible Twos about the American infantile need for instant gratification, he could not have realized that in June 2020, journalist Nicole Wallace would be referring to a president as a “toddler.” Reed had parodied other genres, the gothic novel, the detective novel, the western and the neo-slave narrative, a term that he coined in… Read more »