Selected Book Reviews

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Book(s) Reviewed

  • Transgressive Transcripts: Gender and Sexuality in Contemporary Chinese Canadian Women's Writing by Bennett Yu-Hsiang Fu

Book(s) Reviewed

  • King of Thieves by George F. Walker
  • Bolsheviki by David Fennario
  • Eight Men Speak by Richard Wright and Robin Endres
Subjects: History, Politics

Book(s) Reviewed

  • In the Black: New African Canadian Literature by Althea Prince
  • Austin Clarke: Essays on His Works. by Camille Isaacs

Secret Lives (p. 174-77)

Book(s) Reviewed

  • The Dead Are More Visible: Stories by Steven Heighton
  • The Quiet Twin by Dan Vyleta
  • Missing Persons by rob mclennan

Book(s) Reviewed

  • The Qwerty Institute: Annual Report by Angela Szczepaniak
  • Conflict by Christine McNair
  • repeater by Andrew McEwan
  • IKMQ by Roger Farr

Book(s) Reviewed

  • The Orange Grove by Larry Tremblay and Sheila Fischman
  • Arvida by Samuel Archibald and Donald Winkler
Subjects: Fiction

Book(s) Reviewed

  • Sheilagh’s Brush by Maura Hanrahan
  • Blood Relatives by Craig Francis Power
Subjects: Atlantic Canada

Book(s) Reviewed

  • The Green Man by Michael Bedard
  • Picture me Gone by Meg Rosoff
Subjects: Poetry, Young Adult

Seriously Taken (p. 141-143)

Book(s) Reviewed

  • Down the Road to Eternity by M.A.C. Farrant
  • The English Stories by Cynthia Flood
  • Loose Pearls by D.C. Troicuk
  • Welcome to Canada by David Carpenter
Subjects: Short Fiction

Shadow Play (p. 135-37)

Book(s) Reviewed

  • Theory Aside by Jason Potts and Daniel Stout
  • The Permanent Nature of Everything: A Memoir by Judith Cowan
  • Canadian Gothic: Literature, History, and the Spectre of Self-Invention by Cynthia Sugars