Holiday Recommendations: Day Two

Winter wonderland or not, there are holidays coming up and you’re probably looking for gift inspiration. Martin and Associates is here for you with more of our favourite books of 2018. Read on and stress less! Margot’s Pick: Jerome By Heart by Thomas Scotto and Olivier Tallec (Enchanted Lion, 9781592702503) Perfect for: children who need a…

Holiday Recommendations: Day One

The holidays are coming up fast, and if you’re anything like us, you’re swamped. Never fear! Martin and Associates is here with our favourite books of 2018 to help you hone in on the perfect gift for everyone on your list. Grab them all in one trip to your favourite local indie bookstore, and you’ve…

Important Shipping Dates for the Holidays

The holidays are upon us! To ensure you get your books on time, take a look at the following cut-off dates for orders: UTP (House of Anansi and Groundwood Books, Pajama Press) Holiday order cut-off: Ontario & Montreal: Monday December 18th Toronto & GTA: Wednesday December 20th Office closed December 22nd (at noon) – 27th,…

Holiday Recommendations – Bronte’s Picks

Gift-giving season is in full swing, and if you’re anything like us, you’ve got plenty of people in your life who want nothing more than a new book under the tree. Here are Bronte’s recommendations from this year’s incredible roster of reads: The Night Lion by Sanne Dufft Pajama Press // 9781772780413 // $17.95 A simple…

Holiday Recommendations – Michael’s Picks

Looking for the perfect gift for the book-lover in your life? We’ve got some recommendations! Here are Michael’s top three picks for the season: Montreal Noir Akashic Books // 9781617753459 // $22.95 “Fifteen of Quebec and English Canada’s finest crime writers paint Montreal’s famous neighbourhoods with a textured and slightly sinister brush. These short stories are…

BOOK OF THE WEEK: MARGUERITE’S CHRISTMAS

A touching portrait of aging and what it means to be alone during the holidays, Marguerite’s Christmas is sure to become a modern classic– and it also might make you cry. As with the best stories in this genre, Marguerite’s Christmas is a simple one that pulls and tugs at your heartstrings, and in turn,…