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274 Garry St.
(Between Portage
& Graham)

Winnipeg, MB
Canada  R3C 1H3
204-943-7555

OPEN
Tues-Sat 11am-9pm
Sun-Mon Closed

EMAIL
kelly@aquabooks.ca

We accept Interac, Visa and Mastercard too

What people are saying:

Many audience members told us that they had never visited the store before, and were so impressed with the space (performance, eating and books) that they promised to return again after the festival. - Perry Grosshans, GM, Winnipeg International Writers Festival

FEATURED NEW ARRIVALS FOR THE WEEK OF 4/9/07

(To hold or order any of these books [or to check on current availability], please email kelly@aquabooks.ca.)

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The Metamorphosis - Franz Kafka/Peter Kuper (graphic novel)

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The Religion - Tim Willocks (UK edition, not yet released in Canada)

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Sagkeeng - George Lalor (out of print)

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An End to Evil: How to Win the War on Terror - David Frum/Richard Perle

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Crazy Busy - Edward Hallowell, MD

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A History of Russia - Riasanovsky/Steinberg

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Home-Based Business for Dummies

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The Fairy Ring: Tales from Fifteen Lands - Wiggins/Smith

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Alice's Adventures in Wonderland and Through the Looking Glass - Lewis Carroll (hardcover)

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Professional Wrestling: Sport and Spectacle - Sharon Mazer

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He's Just Not That Into You: The No-Excuses Truth to Understanding Guys - Greg Behrendt

Also new this week

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Fiction

Precious Bane, Mary Webb
The Alchemist, Paulo Coelho
Eleven Minutes, Paulo Coelho
Dead-eye Dick, Vonnegut
Wampeters, Foma and Granfalloons, Vonnegut
Headlong, Michael Frayne
The Ruby in Her Navel, Barry Unsworth
The Religion, Mikhail Bulgakov
I Am Charlotte Simmons, Tom Wolfe
Oryx and Crake, Margaret Atwood
The Alexandria Quartet, Lawrence Durrell
To Walk the Line, David Quammen
The Egoist, George Meredith (Modern Library hardcover)
Catch 22, Joseph Heller (hardcover)
The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time, Mark Haddon
The First Two Lives of Lukas-Kasha, Lloyd Alexander (out of print)
and
The Five Nations, Rudyard Kipling ($8, leather, $25 at Burton Lysecki)

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Non-Fiction

On Civil Disobedience and Non-Violence, Tolstoy (out of print)
Childhood, Boyhood, Youth, Tolstoy
The God We Never Knew, Marcus J. Borg
Dancing on the Edge:Faith in a Post-Christian Age, Richard Holloway
To Hell with Culture, Herbert Read
Taming the Tiger: The Struggle to Control Technology, Witold Rybczynski (out of print)
The Hidden Dimension, Edward T. Hall
Cathedral: The Story of Its Construction, David Macaulay
A Viet Cong Memoir, Truong Nhu Tang
African Exodus: The Origins of Modern Humanity, Stringer/McKie (out of print)
Korea: The Untold Story of the War, Joseph Goulden (out of print)
Gold, Glory and the Gospel, Louis B. Wright
Great Jews in Sports, Robert Slater
Richard the Lionheart, John Gillingham
From Merciless Invaders: The Defeat of the Spanish Armada, Alexander McKee
Curious Naturalists, Niko Tinbergen
Can We Live 150 Years?, Mikhail Tombak
Amy Vanderbilt's Complete Cookbook
A Brief History of Time, Stephen Hawking
The Rise and Fall of Athens, Plutarch
Letters from a Young Emigrant in Manitoba, Edward ffolkes (reprint of 1883 ed.)
and
A History of the English Speaking Peoples, Winston Churchill (4 hardcover vols, $6 ea.)


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