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Everyday Heroes enlightens and informs. This broad-ranging collection provides a uniquely personal entrée into Canada’s enduring commitment to global security, from World War II to today.”

—Lieutenant-General (retired) the Honourable Roméo Dallaire

“A powerful story of an exhilarating mind and life...a study in creativity: how to define it, how to achieve it.” —The New Yorker

One Day Closer is the true story of one mother’s heroic perseverance in the face of despair, and of the hope and healing to be found beyond trauma. It is also, above all, a tribute to the extraordinary power of a mother’s love.

“Significant...The book is both instructive and surprisingly moving.” —The New York Times

The New York Times bestselling authors of Switch and Made to Stick explore why certain brief experiences can jolt us and elevate us and change us—and how we can learn to create such extraordinary moments in our life and work.

What does it mean to be a Canadian? What great ideas have changed our country? An award-winning writer casts her eye over 150 years of Canadian history.

“Utterly captivating…. A bright, sparkling memoir, like sipping a glass of prosecco."

—Roberta Rich, international bestselling author of The Midwife of Venice

From Canada’s most beloved painter comes a deluxe, over-sized art book showcasing Robert Bateman’s vision of the Canadian landscape, coast to coast to coast.

Secret Path is an album by Gord Downie with a graphic novel by Jeff Lemire that tells the story of Chanie “Charlie” Wenjack, a twelve-year-old boy who died in flight from the Cecilia Jeffrey Indian Residential School.

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