Book(s) Reviewed

  • Wanting the Day by Brian Bartlett
  • Later in Chicago by Fred Cogswell
  • Hey, Crumbing Balcony! by Stuart Ross

Inherited Methods (p. 105-107)

Book(s) Reviewed

  • High-maintenance by Stephen Bett
  • Nothing Fell Today but Rain by Evan Jones
  • Criminal Mountains by John O'Neill

Biased Visions (p. 107-108)

Book(s) Reviewed

  • Tales of Court and Castle by Yaying Zhang and Joan Bodger
  • The Painted Wall and Other Strange Tales by Michael Bedard

Two by Four (p. 108-109)

Book(s) Reviewed

  • Ground Works by Christian Bök
  • Exact Fare Only 2 by Ian Cockfield
  • Stevenson Under the Palm Trees by Alberto Manguel
  • With Borges by Alberto Manguel

Book(s) Reviewed

  • Little Mercy's First Murder by Morwyn Brebner
  • The Waterhead and Other Plays by Aaron Bushkowsky
  • Breakout by Brian Drader

Native Inventions (p. 111-112)

Book(s) Reviewed

  • When Brer Rabbit Meets Coyote by Jonathan Brennan and Laura E. Donaldson
  • The Invention of Native American Literature by Robert Dale Parker

First Things (p. 113-114)

Book(s) Reviewed

  • Collected Poems of Elizabeth Brewster I by Elizabeth Brewster
  • The Year One by David Helwig

Book(s) Reviewed

  • The Devil's Paintbrush by Alison Newall and André Brochu
  • The Body's Place by Sheila Fischman and Élise Turcotte
  • Wild Cat by Jacques Poulin and Sheila Fischman

Quests for Truth (p. 116-117)

Book(s) Reviewed

  • Adrift by Julie Burtinshaw
  • Dust by Arthur G. Slade
  • Eye of the Storm by Janice L. Dick

Against the Grain (p. 117-119)

Book(s) Reviewed

  • On Abducting the 'Cello by Brook Houglum and Wayne Clifford
  • Karenin Sings the Blues by Sharon McCartney

Theatrical Rides (p. 119-120)

Book(s) Reviewed

  • True Mummy by Stephen Heatley and Tom Cone
  • The Red Priest (Eight Ways to Say Goodbye) by Mieko Ouchi
  • One Good Marriage by Sean Reycraft
  • Einstein's Gift by Vern Tiessen

Book(s) Reviewed

  • Setting in the East by Tracy Whalen and David Creelman
  • Victory Meat by Lynne Coady
  • An Orange from Portugal by Tracy Whalen and Anne Simpson

Margin, vanguard (p. 122-124)

Book(s) Reviewed

  • The Winter Gardeners by Brett Josef Grubisic and Dennis Denisoff
  • An English Gentleman by Sky Gilbert
  • Spells by R.M. Vaughan

21st Century Dreams (p. 124-126)

Book(s) Reviewed

  • Hive of Dreams by Grace L. Dillon
  • The Cambridge Companion to Science Fiction by Edward James and Farah Mendlesohn
  • Open Space by Claude Lalumière
  • Worlds of Wonder by Jean-François Leroux and Camille La Bossiere

Book(s) Reviewed

  • Les «Essais littéraires» aux ɉditions de l'Hexagone (1988-1993) by Anne-Marie Clément, Simon Fournier and Robert Dion
  • Le Recueil littéraire by Irène Langlet

Almost Reality (p. 128-129)

Book(s) Reviewed

  • Arresting Images - Crime and Policing in Front of the Television Camera by Aaron Doyle

Back to the Country (p. 129-130)

Book(s) Reviewed

  • Go Figure by Réjean Ducharme
  • The Whole Night Through by Christiane Frenette
  • Mile End by Lise Tremblay

Book(s) Reviewed

  • Mud City by Deborah Ellis

Book(s) Reviewed

  • Virtual Clearcut or How it is in My Home Town by Brian Fawcett

Book(s) Reviewed

  • The Riddle of The World by David Ferry and David French
  • Girl in the Goldfish Bowl by David Ferry and Morris Panych
  • Two Plays by David Ferry and James Reaney

Primitive Impulses (p. 135-136)

Book(s) Reviewed

  • A Demon in My View by Len Gasparini

Book(s) Reviewed

  • The Wardrobe Mistress by Beatriz Hausner
  • Trains of Winnipeg by Clive Holden
  • Smoke/Screen by Don Kerr
  • Girls and Handsome Dogs by Norm Sibum
  • Crowd of Sounds by Adam Sol

Ice Bound (p. 137-139)

Book(s) Reviewed

  • Historical Atlas of the Arctic by Graeme Wynn and Derek Hayes
  • Working North by Rick Ranson
  • The Spiritual History of Ice by Eric Wilson

Book(s) Reviewed

  • Down the Chimney with Googol and Googolplex by Nelly Kazenbroot
  • A Noodle Up Your Nose by Frieda Wishinksy
  • Drusilla the Lucky Duck by Errol Broome
  • Things Are Looking Up by Dan Bar-el

Book(s) Reviewed

  • I Want to Go Home by Gordon Korman
  • The Zucchini Warriors by Carol Acton and Gordon Korman
  • Lights, Camera, Disaster! by Carol Acton and Gordon Korman
  • Son of the Mob by Carol Acton and Gordon Korman

Beyond the Words (p. 142-143)

Book(s) Reviewed

  • Metaphors We Live By by Mark Johnson and George Lakoff
  • Past and Present of the Verbs to Read and to Write by Emilia Ferreiro
  • Production of Presence by Hans Ulrich Gumbrecht

Book(s) Reviewed

  • Sunshine Sketches of a Little Town by Jonathan Meakin, Carl Spadoni and Stephen Leacock
  • Starbuck Valley Winter by Jonathan Meakin and Roderick Haig-Brown

Finding Voice (p. 145-146)

Book(s) Reviewed

  • Confidence by Melanie Little and Linda McNutt
  • In the Chambers of the Sea by Susan Rendell

Book(s) Reviewed

  • The Serpent's Part by David Lucking
  • Refractions of Germany in Canadian Literature and Culture by Sylvia Brown, Klaus Stierstorfer, John Considine and Heinz Antor

Book(s) Reviewed

  • Crucible of Cultures by Franca Bellarsi and Marc Maufort

Book(s) Reviewed

  • The Heroic Adventures of Donny Coyote by George Melnyk and Ken Mitchell

Book(s) Reviewed

  • What My Body Knows by Neil Querengesser and Lynda Monahan
  • The Dwelling of Weather by Hilary Clark
  • At the Mercy Seat by Neil Querengesser and Susan McCaslin

Book(s) Reviewed

  • The Flea Market by John Moore
  • All My Friends Are Superheroes by Andrew Kaufman

Translating Drama (p. 153-154)

Book(s) Reviewed

  • Angels & Anger by Glen Nichols
  • Written on Water by Michel Marc Bouchard and Linda Gaboriau

Book(s) Reviewed

  • Hundred Block Rock by Bud Osborn
  • Keys to Kingdoms by Bud Osborn

Book(s) Reviewed

  • Les Partitions d'une époque. Volumes 1 et 2 by André Paiement

Book(s) Reviewed

  • Les Inutilités comparatives by Nicholas Daigneault
  • Les plus Belles Années by Yvon Pare
  • Amours et autres Détours by Luc LaRochelle

Essais critiques (p. 158-160)

Book(s) Reviewed

  • La Pensée inpuissante. Échecs et mythes nationaux canadiens-français (1850-1960) by Gérard Bouchard
  • Victor-Lévy Beaulieu. Un Continent à explorer by Jacques Pelletier

Book(s) Reviewed

  • En longues rivières cachées by Annick Perrot-Bishop
  • Femme au profil d'arbre by Annick Perrot-Bishop
  • Woman Arborescent by Annick Perrot-Bishop and Neil B. Bishop

Book(s) Reviewed

  • Literary Cultures in History by Sheldon Pollack

Locating Loss (p. 163-165)

Book(s) Reviewed

  • Writing Grief by Christian Riegel
  • Alien Heart by Lyall Powers

Mythopoeia (p. 165-166)

Book(s) Reviewed

  • A Gloss on Our Painted Gods by Eric Barstad
  • go-go dancing for Elvis by Leslie Greentree
  • Wayward by Ali Riley

Inside Scaffoldings (p. 166-167)

Book(s) Reviewed

  • Interference with the Hydrangea by Mari-Lou Rowley
  • Origins by George Whipple
  • On Order and Things by Stefan Psenak and Antonio D'Alfonso

Book(s) Reviewed

  • Awakening Lives by Jeffrey Shandler
  • Citizenship in Transformation in Canada by Yvonne M. Hébert

Roman Mysteries (p. 169-170)

Book(s) Reviewed

  • An Inexplicable Story by Káca Polácková Henley and Josef Skvorecky

Colville and Kadlec (p. 170-171)

Book(s) Reviewed

  • Alex Colville by Tom Smart
  • Inspired Halifax by Cynthia Mahoney

Book(s) Reviewed

  • The Harps of God by Kent Stetson
  • Tideline by Wadji Mouawad and Shelley Tepperman

Characters at Sea (p. 173-173)

Book(s) Reviewed

  • A Telling of Stars by Caitlin Sweet
  • Dreams of the Sea by Élisabeth Vonarburg

Book(s) Reviewed

  • A Thing of Beauty by Michel Tremblay and Sheila Fischman
  • News from Éduourd by Michel Tremblay and Sheila Fischman
  • The Blue Circus by Jacques Savoie and Sheila Fischman

Book(s) Reviewed

  • L'écrivain imaginaire. Essai sur le roman québecois 1960-1995 by Roseline Tremblay

Book(s) Reviewed

  • All Hell Can't Stop Us by Bill Waiser
  • The Winter Years by James Gray