Book List:30 titles
  • Venera Dreams is a mosaic novel, a surreal history of a fictional and fantastical European city-state, inspired in part by Venice, The Arabian Nights, and the architecture of Antoni Gaudí. It is divided in three sections. The first, The Lure of Verm...


  • Superheroes! Supervillains! Superpowered antiheroes! Mad scientists! Adventurers into the unknown. Detectives of the dark night. Costumed crime fighters. Steampunk armoured avengers. Brave and bold supergroups. Crusading aliens in a strange land. S...


  • Twenty-five dark stories that span a daring breadth of genres – by the author of Objects of Worship and The Door to Lost Pages, which Publishers’ Weekly calls “intensely memorable” and “insanely imaginative.”In these noir tales that unfol...


  • George R. R. Martin's Wild Cards rampage through unrecorded history! Mike Mignola's Hellboy battles the fiendish Nuckelavee! Can Camille Alexa's Pinktastic prevent the end of the world? Will Jonathan Lethem's Dystopianist cause the end of the world? ...


  • Ten-year-old Aydee runs away from her neglectful parents; surreal encounters with strange gods and monsters lead her to Lost Pages, a bookshop that is much more than it appears... This tale forms part of Claude Lalumi?re's "cerebral, erotic, and hypn...


  • The god of nightmares preys on a dysfunctional young couple. Will the books they find at Lost Pages help them overcome the threat? This tale forms part of Claude Lalumi?re's "cerebral, erotic, and hypnotically compelling" (Publishers Weekly) novella ...


  • A dark, erotic tale of sexual awakening and obsession, of myth and monsters, of dreams and nightmares, of lust and loss. Does Lost Pages hold the key to unlock ancient mysteries? This tale forms part of Claude Lalumi?re's "cerebral, erotic, and hypno...


  • A lost myth - a legend that never was, from a world that never was - about how nightmares first invaded the land of dreams. This tale forms part of Claude Lalumi?re's "cerebral, erotic, and hypnotically compelling" (Publishers Weekly) novella in stor...


  • Eight-year-old Billy keeps his monster-hunting equipment at Lost Pages, so his parents won't find it... The Purple Zombie Rats of the Spectroverse keep evading his grasp This tale forms part of Claude Lalumi?re's "cerebral, erotic, and hypnotically ...






  • There are two Aydees: one who found refuge at Lost Pages as a young runaway; one who remained homeless. Is one of them a dream, or the other a nightmare? This tale forms part of Claude Lalumi?re's "cerebral, erotic, and hypnotically compelling" (Publ...


  • A disillusioned writer's grasp on reality becomes increasingly tenuous as Lost Pages, the bookshop from his stories, appears in the real world. This tale forms part of Claude Lalumi?re's "cerebral, erotic, and hypnotically compelling" (Publishers Wee...


  • Thrilling Tales of Canadian superheroes... and villains 75 years ago Canadian cartoonist Joe Shuster co-created the world's premier superhero: Superman. Over the decades the genre has gone from camp to counter-culture, from pop art to postmodern, fr...


  • An infirm boy journeys through a fantasy land, to reach the mythical dwelling of the winged warriors who protect the world against nightmares. His quest: to be granted the gift of flight! From Objects of Worship, this story is part of a “potent, me...


  • A retired fisherman with a failing marriage yearns for a more exciting life ... and finds himself caught in an apocalyptic conflict between gods and superheroes. From Objects of Worship, this story is part of a “potent, memorable” (New York Revie...


  • Zombie suburban couple Raymond and George face an ethical crisis when one of them decides to become an animal rights activist. From Objects of Worship, this story is part of a “potent, memorable” (New York Review of Science Fiction) speculative f...


  • The multigenerational saga of a Montreal superhero, unwittingly created by Nazi science. From Objects of Worship, this story is part of a “potent, memorable” (New York Review of Science Fiction) speculative fiction collection by Claude Lalumière...


  • An artist suspects that her daughter is secretly the avatar of an ancient elephant god intent on vengeance and the destruction of human civilization. From Objects of Worship, this story is part of a "potent, memorable" (New York Review of Science Fic...


  • Twelve strange, eerie, sensual stories by a bold new voice in weird fiction. Capricious gods rule a world of women. Zombies breed human cattle. The son of a superhero must decide between his heritage and his religion. Young lovers worship a primordia...


  • A young man struggling with getting his life together keeps receiving phone calls from a man claiming to be his deceased father. From Objects of Worship, this story is part of a “potent, memorable” (New York Review of Science Fiction) speculative...


  • In the aftermath the BioWar, a chosen elite undergo a sacred ritual that transforms them into werewolves who hunt giant monsters for sustenance. From Objects of Worship, this story is part of a “potent, memorable” (New York Review of Science Fict...


  • Mario returns to Bari, Italy, where, as a child, he suffered a terrifying and transformative encounter with a sea monster. From Objects of Worship, this story is part of a “potent, memorable” (New York Review of Science Fiction) speculative ficti...


  • Young lovers worship a primordial spider god ... but what must they sacrifice? From Objects of Worship, this story is part of a “potent, memorable” (New York Review of Science Fiction) speculative fiction collection by Claude Lalumière.ChiZine P...


  • Teenagers struggle to survive a surreal ice age that has wiped out electricity, civilization, and most of the population. From Objects of Worship, this story is part of a “potent, memorable” (New York Review of Science Fiction) speculative fictio...


  • A zombie goes to the optometrist to get a new pair of eyes, but those eyes used to belong to an immortal human sorcerer who possesses his undead host in order to accomplish his evil plans. From Objects of Worship, this story is part of a “potent, m...


  • Twelve strange, eerie, sensual stories by a bold new voice in weird fiction. Capricious gods rule a world of women. Zombies breed human cattle. The son of a superhero must decide between his heritage and his religion. Young lovers worship a primordia...


  • Step through the door to Lost Pages and escape a life you never wanted On her tenth birthday, Aydee runs away from home and from her neglectful parents. At first, surviving alone on the streets is harsh, but a series of frightening, bewildering enco...


  • Forty stories from the finalists and winners of the CBC Radio One and Quebec Writers' Foundation Short Story Competition from 2002 through 2005 are gathered in this anthology. Writers represented here are the cream of contemporary fiction coming out ...


  • Twelve all-new stories of the fantastic, the imaginative, and the weird are collected in this book of daring and imaginative tales of science fiction, fantasy, horror, and surrealism. Montreal’s established authors and new voices alike serve up gru...


  • This anthology of daring ideas and distinctive voices showcases the multicultural spirit of Canada as it spans the spectrum of speculative fiction from science fiction through fantasy and horror. Join Mark Anthony Brennan, Matthew Costaris, Richard...