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PAH-TAY! [Dec. 9th, 2016|04:19 pm]
Bakka-Phoenix Books -- Canada's Oldest Science Fic

cszego
Reminder: tomorrow, Saturday December 10th, is our Mostly-But-Not-Quite-Annual Christmas Party!

The good times will last all day. We'll have tasty snacks and refreshments, free gift-wrapping, and a store-wide discount. And this year, we also have special guests!

At 3pm, authors A.M. Dellamonica and Robert Charles Wilson will be here to celebrate their brand new titles (Nature Of A Pirate and Last Year, respectively).

Join us for holiday treats and a darned good time.

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PUBLIC SERVICE ANNOUNCEMENT [Dec. 7th, 2016|01:42 pm]
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cszego
We've never had cause to publish a comprehensive position paper on the matter, but for future reference (and for the health and safety of, well, everyone), a helpful primer:

Things Not To Attempt To Mansplain To Our Staff
- feminism
- bookselling
- anything, ever
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SOME NEW TITLES THIS WEEK [Dec. 6th, 2016|04:04 pm]
Bakka-Phoenix Books -- Canada's Oldest Science Fic

cszego
But only some of them: others will be arriving later. Because that's super-convenient...

Hardcover
Dreamweaver, C.S. Friedman
Immortal Throne, Stella Gemmell
My Sweet Little Megabyte, Jeffrey Burton
Monster Hunter Memoirs: Sinners, Larry Correia
George Lucas: A Life, Brian Jay Jones

Trade Paperback
Spindle, E.K. Johnston
Season Of Spells, Sylvia Izzo Hunter
1635: Wars For The Rhine, Anette Pederson
Map Of Bones, Francesca Haig
Snake Eyes, Hillary Monahan
Deep Sea Diver's Syndrome, Serge Brussolo
Judgment At Verdant Court, M.C. Planck
The Liberation, Ian Tregillis
Midnight City: Fleshtree, G.M.B Chomichuk

Mass Market
Alien Nation, Gini Koch
Dragon Spawn, Eileen Wilks
Jerusalem Fire, Rebecca Meluch
Tempest, Mercedes Lacky, editor
Enter Halo, Keri Arthur
Feast Of All Souls, Simon Bestwick
Five Stories High, K.J. Parker
Doom Of The Dragon, Margaret Weis & Tracy Hickman
Speak To The Devil, Dave Duncan
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TIS THAT SEASON [Dec. 5th, 2016|03:33 pm]
Bakka-Phoenix Books -- Canada's Oldest Science Fic

cszego
...the season for our Almost-But-Not-Quite-Annual Christmas party!

Please join us here at the store on Saturday December 10th. All day long, we'll have tasty snacks, free gift-wrapping, and a store-wide discount.

In addition, at 3pm, we'll welcome two very special guests: A.M. Dellamonica and Robert Charles Wilson, both of whom have brand new books this week (Nature Of A Pirate and Last Year, respectively).

Who doesn't love a party? Okay, some people don't. But this one's special, and you should totally come!
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SOME NEW BOOKS FOR YOU [Nov. 29th, 2016|02:14 pm]
Bakka-Phoenix Books -- Canada's Oldest Science Fic

cszego
Hardcover
Prince Lestat And The Realms Of Atlantis, Anne Rice
Watchmen Noir, Alan Moore
Pirate Utopia, Bruce Sterling

Trade Paperback
Traitor Baru Cormorant, Seth Dickinson
Wicked Weeds, Pedro Cabiya
Styx, Bavo Dhooge
Fate Of The Tearling, Erika Johansen
Angels Of Our Better Beasts, Jerome Stueart
Hawk, Steven Brust
Normal, Warren Ellis

Mass Market
Kill Baxter, Charlie Human
1635: Parcel Of Rogues, Eric Flint & Dennis Andrew
Her Brother's Keeper, Mike Kupari
Blockade, Jean Johnson
Confluence, S.K. Dunstall
Corporation Wars: Dissidence, Ken MacLeod
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NEW TITLES THIS WEEK [Nov. 22nd, 2016|03:02 pm]
Bakka-Phoenix Books -- Canada's Oldest Science Fic

cszego
Hardcover
Fate Of Flames, Sarah Raughley (we'll launch this book here on Saturday November 26th at 3pm, along with SW: Ahsoka by E.K. Johnston. You should come!)

Arcanum Unbounded, Brandon Sanderson
Princess Diarist, Carrie Fisher
Fantastic Beasts And Where To Find Them, J.K. Rowling
Apes And Angels, Ben Bova
Moonglow, Michael Chabon
Charlie The Choo-Choo, Beryl Evans
Vindication Of Man, John C. Wright
Scythe, Neal Shusterman

Trade Paperback
Forgotten Tale, J.M. Frey (signed copies!)
Dark Defiles, Richard Morgan
Borrowed Man, Gene Wolfe
Brothers Vonnegut, Ginger Strand
Impersonations, Walter Jon Williams
Once Upon A Crime, P.J. Brackston
In The Shadow Of Edgar Allan Poe, Leslie S. Klinger, editor

Mass Market
The Operator, Kim Harrison
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TWO BOOKS ARE BETTER THAN ONE [Nov. 21st, 2016|05:13 pm]
Bakka-Phoenix Books -- Canada's Oldest Science Fic

cszego

Please join us on Saturday November 26th, for a double book launch. Sarah Raughley and E.K. Johnston will be here to celebrate the release of Fate Of Flames and Star Wars: Ahsoka, respectively.

The snacks go out at 3pm: hope to see you here.

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NOT-PRECISELY-NEW BOOKS [Nov. 16th, 2016|05:12 pm]
Bakka-Phoenix Books -- Canada's Oldest Science Fic

cszego

A publisher mislaid part of our October order, resulting in us missing several key titles through the month. Luckily, we managed to convince their computers that we really did want what we'd ordered, and the books arrived today. So we finally have:

Hardcover
Feedback, Mira Grant
Blood Mirror, Brent Weeks
Conspiracy Of Ravens, Lila Bowen
The Tourist, Robert Dickinson

Trade Paperback
Plague Of Swords, Miles Cameron
Chaosmage, Stephen Aryan
Doubt Factory, Paolo Bacigalupi

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NEW BOOKS THIS WEEK [Nov. 15th, 2016|02:33 pm]
Bakka-Phoenix Books -- Canada's Oldest Science Fic

cszego

Because gods know we could all use some good news...

Hardcover
Tales From The Shadowhunter Academy, Cassandra Clare, et al
Gates Of Hell, Michael Livingston
Animal Envy, Ralph Nader
Sherlock Holmes And The Shadwell Shadows, James Lovegrove
Everfair, Nisi Shawl

Trade Paperback
Nightmares, Ellen Datlow, editor
Extreme Makeover, Dan Wells
Seven Crow Stories, Robert J. Wiersema
Culdesac, Robert Repino
My Sister Rosa, Justine Larbalestier
Sandman: Overture, Neil Gaiman
This Way To The End Times, Robert Silverberg, editor
Arena, Holly Jennings

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WE REMEMBER [Nov. 11th, 2016|03:05 pm]
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cszego

This year, of all years, we don't just remember that they fought, we remember why.

Our debt to our veterans moves through time. We owe honour and respect for the past; help and understanding today; a promise for the future. And that promise is: never again.

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