By Kathleen Winter

In 1968, into a remote coastal town of Labrador, Canada, a child is born: a baby who appears to be neither fully boy nor fully girl, but both at once. The parents decide to raise the child as a boy named Wayne.


At Home

By Bill Bryson

at home
Bill Bryson “writes a history of the world without leaving home.” The bathroom provides the occasion for a history of hygiene; the bedroom, sex, death, and sleep; the kitchen, nutrition and the spice trade; and so on.



By Ian McEwan

Thirteen-year-old Briony witnesses a moment’s flirtation between her older sister, Cecilia, and Robbie Turner. But Briony’s incomplete grasp of adult motives brings about a crime that will change all their lives.


Ava Comes Home

By Lesley Crewe

ava comes home
Ava Harris is a famous actress living the life in L.A. when a family crisis calls her home. It’s been ten years since she’s set foot in Glace Bay — back when she was plain old Libby MacKinnon. Why she ran away, no one knows.