The Look Book: Fall 2016 Non-Fiction Sampler

By Various

Exploring bold new perspectives on our country, our athletic heroes, and the magic of the natural world, The Look Book offers a taste of nonfiction from across the Fall 2016 Simon & Schuster Canada list.

Experience the sweeping history of Canada through its people and ideas, then discover the tales of those who found shelter here from the storm of revolution. Learn the bizarre and fascinating science behind every day phenomena, and answer more than a few age-old questions. Connect with two of hockey’s greatest players: one who helped define the game today and one who’s forging its future.

With chapter excerpts from the following fall 2016 new releases:

The McDavid Effect: Connor McDavid and the New Hope for Hockey, by Marty Klinkenberg
The Promise of Canada: 150 Years—People and Ideas That Have Shaped Our Country, by Charlotte Gray
Bleeding Blue: Giving My All for the Game, by Wendel Clark
The Science of Why: Answers to Questions About the World Around Us, by Jay Ingram
Hostages to Fortune: The United Empire Loyalists and the Making of Canada, by Peter C. Newman