Benedict's Picks

Revenge of the Librarians By Tom Gauld Cover Image
$24.95
ISBN: 9781770466166
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Published: Drawn and Quarterly - October 18th, 2022

This Illuminating collection of cartoons celebrates the world of books and reading in a variety of delightful ways


Lessons: A novel By Ian McEwan Cover Image
$30.00
ISBN: 9780593535202
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Published: Knopf - September 13th, 2022

Charting the three ages of one man's life. McEwan expertly weaves a story of love, lost and found, of memories buried and rediscovered. A modern masterpiece.


Prisoners of the Castle: An Epic Story of Survival and Escape from Colditz, the Nazis' Fortress Prison By Ben Macintyre Cover Image
$28.99
ISBN: 9780593136331
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Published: Crown - September 13th, 2022

Another thrilling true story of the WW2 German prison that housed the Nazis most defiant captives. 


Shrines of Gaiety: A Novel By Kate Atkinson Cover Image
$29.00
ISBN: 9780385547970
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Published: Doubleday - September 27th, 2022

The story of a London crime family in the roaring 1920's and the policeman fighting to bring them down told with the verve and richness of character that makes Kate Atkinson, well, Kate Atkinson.


Ducks: Two Years in the Oil Sands By Kate Beaton Cover Image
$39.95
ISBN: 9781770462892
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Published: Drawn and Quarterly - September 13th, 2022

A memoir of two years spent paying off student loans by working in the Alberta Tar Sands where the natural beauty of the land is tempered by hard living conditions.