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Bestsellers

Hardcover Fiction

  1. A Memory of Light (Robert Jordan & Brandon Sanderson)
  2. Speaking From Among the Bones (Alan Bradley)
  3. Tenth of December: Stories (George Saunders)
  4. 419 (Will Ferguson)
  5. Flight Behaviour (Barbara Kingsolver)

Paperback Fiction:

  1. February (Lisa Moore)
  2. American Gods (Neil Gaiman)
  3. The Child's Child (Barbara Vine)
  4. The One I Left Behind (Jennifer McMahon)
  5. In One Person (John Irving)

We’re extending our hours for Christmas shopping.

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Thank you so much for your patronage.

We will be open extended hours for your Christmas shopping convenience:
Sundays 12-5
Weekday evenings until 8pm from Dec 17-23
Christmas Eve 9-4

An Afternoon With Local Authors

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Photo: Author Event Sat Dec 13th from 2-4pm!

BOOK LAUNCH: WORKING IN THE DARK: HOMAGE TO JOHN THOMPSON

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Celebrate with us!   BOOK LAUNCH at 7 p.m. on Tuesday December 9th at the Thunder & Lightning Public House, 23 Bridge Street in Sackville, N.B.

WORKING IN THE DARK: HOMAGE TO JOHN THOMPSON

· 7 commissioned poems by Harry Thurston, Allan Cooper, Andrew Steeves, Matt Holmes, Amanda Jernigan, Rob Winger & Peter Sanger. 

· a previously unpublished prose work by John Thompson

· a suite of 10 duotone images by Thaddeus Holownia

· Introduction by Peter Sanger

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Midnight Madnesss, Friday Dec 5th!

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It’s Midnight Madness in Sackville on Friday, December 5th and Tidewater Books will be open until midnight with great sales! From 9am to midnight everything in the store is 20% off! Drop by for this fun and festive event!

Author Event with Kim Thuy

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Kim Thuy Reading

WHEN Tuesday, November 25, 2014, 4:30 – 5:30pm

WHERE Owens Art Gallery Foyer

EVENT TYPE Lecture / Seminar ORGANIZATION CENTRE FOR CANADIAN STUDIES

NOTE Kim Thuy’s enormously successful début novel, ‘Ru’, a story of migration from war-torn Vietnam to settlement in Montreal, won the 2010 Governor General’s Award for French language fiction, and its English translation was shortlisted for the 2012 Giller Prize. Co-sponsored with the Canada Council for the Arts. Everyone Welcome.

Book Launch for David Mossman

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Tuesday, November 18 | 4:30 – 6pm

Location: The University Club, Mount Allison University
A reception and reading of Professor Emeritus David Mossman’s new book ‘Going Over: A Nova Scotian Soldier in World War I’. Going Over is the biography of Titus Mossman, a veteran of the “Great War” who served with the 85th Canadian Infantry Battalion (Nova Scotia Highlanders) on the Western Front. This book blends social, political and historical issues of those turbulent times with the story of one young Canadian turned soldier, caught at the sharp edge of historymossman

Books will also be available for sale from Tidewater Books. Everyone welcome.

Organization: GEOGRAPHY & ENVIRONMENT DEPARTMENT

Midnight Madness! Friday, Nov. 14th

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It’s Midnight Madness in Sackville on Friday, November 14th and Tidewater Books will be open until midnight with great sales! From 9am to midnight everything in the store is 20% off! Drop by for this fun and festive event!

Meet Author Richard Wagamese

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Canadian Writer Reading;Richard Wagamese

WHEN Tuesday, November 4, 2014, 4:30 – 5:30pm

WHERE Owens Art Gallery Foyer

EVENT TYPE Lecture / Seminar ORGANIZATION CENTRE FOR CANADIAN STUDIES

NOTE Reading by award-winning Ojibway writer Richard Wagamese. Co-sponsored by the Canada Council fir the Arts. Everyone welcome.

AJB Johnston Reading

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WHEN Thursday, October 23, 2014, 4 – 5pm

WHERE Hart Hall Room 218, Mount Allison University

ORGANIZATION CENTRE FOR CANADIAN STUDIES:

AJB Johnston will be talking about the background to his Thomas Pichon project and reading from his latest novel, The Maze. The project is a quartet of fiction about ambition, longing and betrayal. The four books follow a central character and an intriguing supporting cast on their adventures in 18th-century France, England, and Atlantic Canada. Johnston will give an illustrated presentation on his transition from historian to novelist and on some of the sources he uses. An historian at the Fortress of Louisbourg for 23 years, Johnston’s work focuses on French Colonial history in Atlantic Canada. His book Endgame 1758, won the Canadian Historical Association’s Clio Award.

Walrus Talks: The Art of Conversation

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Convocation Hall, Mount Allison University

October 16, 2014 at 7:00p.m.

Walrus Talks is a nation-wide series featuring 8 minute presentations by a panel of participants. This Walrus Talks, the first in Maritime Canada, will feature presentations addressing the many facets of conversation, from dialogue to conflict. 

Kicking off the Discourse & Dynamics: Canadian Women as Public Intellectuals conference, Walrus Talks will feature:

Sally Armstrong – Journalist, author, human rights activist
Measha Brueggergosman – Canadian soprano
Charlotte Gray – Biographer and historian
Marlene Snowman – Royal Canadian Mounted Police
Lisa Moore – Canadian novelist
Shelagh Rogers – Journalist and Broadcaster
Natalie Panek – Canadian aerospace engineer
Aritha van Herk – Canadian writer

This event is FREE for all students (with a student ID). 
General admission is $10. 

For more details please visit: 
http://discoursedynamics.ca/ or http://thewalrus.ca/the-art-of-conversation-sackville/