Selected Book Reviews

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Danger and Decorum (p. 160-61)

Book(s) Reviewed

  • Sympathy Loophole by Jaime Forsythe
  • Sumptuary Laws by Cynthia Zimmerman and Nyla Matuk

Book(s) Reviewed

  • Dans la nuit du poème by Jacques Brault
Subjects: Poetry

Book(s) Reviewed

  • The Traffic in Babies: Cross-Border Adoption and Baby-Selling between the United States and Canada, 1930-1972 (Studies in Gender and History) by Karen A. Balcom

Dark Tales (p. 165-66)

Book(s) Reviewed

  • The Horrors: An A to Z of Funny Thoughts on Awful Things by Charles Demers
  • Bitter Rose by Martine Delvaux and David Homel

David Meet David (p. 153-54)

Book(s) Reviewed

  • Why Are You So Long and Sweet: Collected Long Poems by David McFadden
  • Watermelon Kindness by David Donnell
Subjects: Anthologies, Poetry

Book(s) Reviewed

  • Espagnes imaginaires du Québec by Carmen Matta Barreiro

Book(s) Reviewed

  • Poétique de l'émergence et des commencements: Les premiers écrits de Miron, Lefrançois, Gauvreau, Giguère et Hébert by Catherine Morency

Book(s) Reviewed

  • Le recueil de Dorais : Volume I—Les essais by Fernand Dorais
Subjects: francophone

Book(s) Reviewed

  • Carnet de Miserabilis le Qibis by Robert Sylvestre
  • Les marges du désert by Michel Létourneau
  • Va-nu-pieds by Normand Génois
  • Les coriaces by Véronique Bessens
Subjects: Poetry, francophone

Book(s) Reviewed

  • Gone South and Other Ways to Disappear by Julia Leggett
  • Death Sentences by Suzanne Myre