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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:

I can't say enough about how much I love this store and restaurant. They have a great selection in a beautiful building with such an open and organic environment. Oh and the food at EAT Bistro is amazingly good. Thanks Kelly for all your work in the community. - Mellaina, Winnipeg

FEATURED NEW ARRIVALS FOR THE WEEK OF 08/30/10


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

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Armageddon: The Musical - Robert Rankin

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Youth in Revolt - C.D. Payne

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Revolting Youth - C.D. Payne

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Bounce - Natasha Friend

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Elijah of Buxton - Christopher Paul Curtis

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Lush - Natasha Friend

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An Ordinary Decent Criminal - Michael Van Rooy

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Your Friendly Neighbourhood Criminal - Michael Van Rooy

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A Criminal to Remember - Michael Van Rooy

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If We Ever Break Up, This Is My Book - Jason Logan

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Tropic of Hockey: My Search for the Game in Unlikely Places - Dave Bidini

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Chasing Cool: Standing Out in Today's Cluttered Marketplace - Kerner/Pressman

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Saturday Night Live! (1977)

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Wisdom - Andrew Zuckerman

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The Half: Photographs of Actors Preparing for the Stage - Simon Annand

Also new this week

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Fiction

Juliana and the Medicine Fish, Jake MacDonald
The Dead of Midnight, Catherine Hunter
Departures and Arrivals, Carol Shields (scarce)
Flicker and Hawk, Patrick Friesen (poetry)
Ana Historic, Daphne Marlatt
Aurora Montrealis, Monique Proulx
The Autograph Man, Zadie Smith
Nervous Conditions, Tsitsi Dangarembga (Zimbabwe, out of print)
The Elegance of the Hedgehog, Muriel Barbery (France, trans.)
Earwitness: Fifty Characters, Elias Canetti (out of print)
Remembering Babylon, David Malouf
The Unconsoled, Kazuo Ishiguro
Killing Mister Watson, Peter Matthiessen
Delta of Venus, Anaïs Nin
L'Euguélionne, Louky Bersianik
A Duty to the Dead: A Bess Crawford Mystery, Charles Todd
Under the Dragon's Tail: A Murdoch Mystery, Maureen Jennings
The Rival Queens: A Novel of Murder in 18th-Century London, Fidelis Morgan
The Girl Who Played with Fire, Stieg Larsson
Dexter by Design, Jeff Lindsay
Flesh, Philip José Farmer (out of print)
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The Antipope, Robert Rankin (out of print)

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Non-Fiction

A Guide Through C.S. Lewis' Space Trilogy, Martha Sammons (scarce)
The Doctrine of God, Herman Bavinck (out of print)
Liberation Theology and Its Critics, Arthur McGovern
Pietists: Selected Writings
Spiritual Theology and the Spiritual Exercises, Gilles Cusson ($50 online, $20 at Aqua)
Faith and Reflection, Henry Duméry (scarce)
Tales of Good and Evil, Help and Harm, Philip Hallie (out of print)
Sadhana: A Way to God, Anthony de Mello
Coffee with the Buddha, Joan Duncan Oliver
Zen Shiatsu: How to Harmonize Yin and Yang for Better Health, Shizuto Masunaga/Wataru Ohashi
How to Feng Shui Your Garden, Gill Hale
The Feng Shui Directory, Jane Butler-Biggs
The Essential Rumi
Solitude: A Return to the Self, Anthony Storr
The Enneagram in Love and Work, Helen Palmer
What's My Type?, Hurley/Dobson (Enneagram)
Let Me See Your Body Talk, Jan Hargrave
How to Read a Person Like a Book, Gerard Nierenberg/Henry Calero
The Way of the Dream: Conversations on Jungian Dream Interpretation with Marie-Louise von Franz, Fraser Boa
Psychosynthesis: A Collection of Basic Writings, Roberto Assagioli (out of print)
Sex, Culture, and Myth, Bronislaw Malinowski
Thought and Language, Lev Vygotsky
Styles of Radical Will, Susan Sontag
Wifework: What Marriage Really Means for Women, Susan Maushart
The End of Education: Redefining the Value of School, Neil Postman
Writing Your Life: A Journey of Discovery, Patti Miller
Wild Mind: Living the Writer's Life, Natalie Goldberg
Writing Down the Bones: Freeing the Writer Within, Natalie Goldberg
George Herbert's Lyrics, Arnold Stein
The Dream of an Absolute Language: Emanuel Swedenborg and French Literary Culture, Lynn Wilkinson (out of print)
Literary Trips: Following in the Footsteps of Fame, ed. Victoria Brooks
The Mother Tongue: English and How It Got That Way, Bill Bryson
The Intimate Adventures of a London Call Girl, Belle de Jour
The Further Adventures of a London Call Girl, Belle de Jour
Mommy Dressing: A Love Story, After a Fashion, Lois Gould
La libération animale, Peter Singer
Moi, Nicolas Stohrer, Pâtissier du Roi, Rue Montorgueil au pied de Saint-Eustache à Paris
Les hommes du grand nord, Patrick Braun
The Murray's Cheese Handbook, Rob Kaufelt
A Place in the Country: A Narrative on the Imperfect Art of Homesteading and the Value of Ignorance, Peter Matson
The Farmhouse Book: Tradition, Style, and Experience, David Larkin
Glass Through the Ages, E. Barrington Haynes
Gardening Under Glass, Louis Flawn
Burrage on Vegetables, Albert Burrage (out of print)
The Tropical Asiatic Slipper Orchids, Keith Bennett
Standard Textbook of Cosmetology
Create Something Beautiful, Vera Ramsay (sewing, out of print)
The Guide to Textiles for Interior Designers, Jackman/Dixon
Design Your Own Dress Patterns, Adele Margolis (out of print)
Truth Needs No Ally: Inside Photojournalism, Howard Chapnick
Turn Up the Contrast: CBC Television Drama Since 1952, Mary Jane Miller ($75 at Chapters, $15 at Aqua)
Laughing Matters: On Writing MASH, Tootsie, Oh God!, and a Few Other Funny Things, Larry Gelbart
Radio Programming: Tactics and Strategy, Eric Norberg ($73 at Chapters, $15 at Aqua)
Moonwalk, Michael Jackson
Nowhere to Run: The Story of Soul Music, Gerri Hirshey
Dusty in Memphis, Warren Zanes
Skywriting by Word of Mouth, John Lennon
Hidden Canada: An Intimate Travelogue, Norman Ravvin
Frommer's 500 Places To See Before They Disappear
The Great Cat Massacre and Other Episodes in French Cultural History, Robert Darnton
Feudal Society: Volume I, Marc Bloch
The Kindness of Strangers: The Abandonment of Children in Western Europe from Late Antiquity, John Boswell
Guns, Germs, and Steel: The Fates of Human Societies, Jared Diamond
One with Nineveh: Politics, Consumption, and the Human Future, Paul/Anne Ehrlich
Coercing Virtue: The Worldwide Rule of Judges, Robert Bork (Barbara Frum Lectures)
Information: The New Language of Science, Hans Christian von Baeyer
The Science Wars: Debating Scientific Knowledge and Technology, ed. Keith Parsons
Operating Manual for Spaceship Earth, R. Buckminster Fuller (out of print)
The Flamingo's Smile: Reflections in Natural History, Stephen Jay Gould (out of print)
Dawkins vs. Gould: Survival of the Fittest, Kim Sterelny
English-Korean Dictionary of Physics and Chemistry for Studying Abroad
Remote Viewing: What It Is, Who Uses It and How To Do It, Tim Rifat
Croiset the Clairvoyant, Jack Harrison Pollack
All Gods Children: The Cult Experience - Salvation or Slavery?, Stoner/Parke
American Indian Myths and Mysteries, Vincent Gaddis (out of print)
The 1997 Annotated Indian Act, Shin Imai
The 2002 Indian Act and Aboriginal Constitutional Provisions, Shin Imai
Peace, Power, Righteousness: An Indigenous Manifesto, Taiaiake Alfred (out of print)
Why Men Can Fly, M.K. Chapin (scarce)
The Little White Schoolhouse: Vol. I, John Charyk
In Her Own Voice: Childbirth Stories from Mennonite Women, ed. Katherine Martens/Heidi Harms (out of print)
The Serpent's Coil, Farley Mowat (out of print)
The Wild Dogs: A Story of Wolves in Manitoba (illustrated by paintings, drawings and unfinished studies from the sketchbooks of Clarence Tillenius)
Hiking the Heartland: Explore Manitoba on Foot, Prairie Pathfinders
Winnipeg Street Guide (Henry Kalen, c. 1967)
The Government of Edward Schreyer: Democratic Socialism in Manitoba, James McAllister
From Slate to Computer in the Transcona-Springfield Area: 1873-1983, Nan Shipley
Riel: A Life of Revolution, Maggie Siggins
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Another Season's Promise: Hope and Despair in Canada's Farm Country, Ingeborg Boyens (out of print)

plus hundreds more every week....

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"Many young people felt they could express their views on music, fashion and society through their style of dress."

Fashionable Clothes, Miriam Moss


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