Selected Book Reviews

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Book(s) Reviewed

  • The Literary Legacy of the Macmillan Company of Canada: Making Books and Mapping Culture by Ruth Panofsky

Book(s) Reviewed

  • Spirit of a Hundred Thousand Dead Animals by Jim Nason
  • Hunting Piero by Wendy MacIntyre
Subjects: Fiction

Book(s) Reviewed

  • This Isn't The Apocalypse We Hoped For by Al Rempel
  • Hooking by Mary Dalton
  • A Brief History of the Short-Lived by Chris Hutchinson

Book(s) Reviewed

  • Performance Studies in Canada by Laura Levin and Marlis Schweitzer
Subjects: Non-Fiction

Marking Time (p. 138-140)

Book(s) Reviewed

  • Wait Time: A Memoir of Cancer by Kenneth Sherman
  • A Year of Days by Myrl Coulter
  • I Wasn't Always Like This by Shelley A. Leedahl
Subjects: Life Writing

Book(s) Reviewed

  • Marshall McLuhan’s Mosaic: Probing the Literary Origins of Media Studies by Elena Lamberti

Book(s) Reviewed

  • What the Soul Doesn't Want by Lorna Crozier
  • Thin Air of the Knowable by Wendy Donawa
  • The Analyst by Molly Peacock
Subjects: Poetry, grief, loss, mortality

Book(s) Reviewed

  • The Mercy Journals by Claudia Casper

Memoir of Manitoba (p. 184-85)

Book(s) Reviewed

  • Manitowapow: Aboriginal Writings from the Land of Water by Niigaanwewidam James Sinclair and Warren Cariou

Book(s) Reviewed

  • Inhabiting Memory in Canadian Literature/Habiter la mémoire dans la littérature canadienne by Benjamin Authers, Maité Snauwaert and Daniel Laforest
Subjects: Non-Fiction