How We Lead
By Joe Clark (Random House, $21)
The former prime minister offers his perspective on what Canada has been, and how the nation can once again reassert its place on the world stage.
By Mark Chiusano (Penguin, $17)
Chiusano's collection of stories takes place in the far-flung corner of Brooklyn called Marine Park, tackling life and growing up in the community.
A Song for Issy Bradley
By Carys Bray (Random House, $25)
When Ian's daughter Issy dies, his family tries to cope in many ways. But only seven-year-old Jacob has any idea how to move past his sister's death.