Selected Book Reviews

For all book reviews published by Canadian Literature and other back issue content, see Full Issues.



Taking Control (p. 162-163)

Book(s) Reviewed

  • Dear George Clooney: Please Marry My Mom by Susan Nielson
  • Living Outside the Lines by Lesley Choyce

Book(s) Reviewed

  • Un/inhabited by Jordan Abel

Book(s) Reviewed

  • White Eskimo by Stephen R. Bown
  • How Things Came to Be: Inuit Stories of Creation by Rachel Qitsualik-Tinsley and Sean Qitsualik-Tinsley

Book(s) Reviewed

  • After Class by George F. Walker
Subjects: Drama

Book(s) Reviewed

  • After Canaan: Essays on Race, Writing, and Region by Wayde Compton
Subjects: Essays, Regionalism

Book(s) Reviewed

  • Challenging Stories: Canadian Literature for Social Justice in the Classroom by Anne Burke, Ingrid Johnston and Angela Ward
  • Trickster Chases the Tale of Education by Sylvia Moore
Subjects: Non-Fiction

Telling Secrets (p. 167-169)

Book(s) Reviewed

  • Secret Identity Reader: Essays on Sex, Death and the Superhero by Richard Harrison and Lee Easton

Book(s) Reviewed

  • Trailer Park Elegy by Cornelia Hoogland
  • Silvija by Sandra Ridley
  • Selah by Nora Gould
Subjects: Poetry, elegy, grief

Book(s) Reviewed

  • Outline by Rachel Cusk
  • Fire in the Unnameable Country by Ghalib Islam
Subjects: Fiction, Novel

Book(s) Reviewed

  • The Literary Storefront: The Glory Years: Vancouver's Literary Centre 1978-1985 by Trevor Carolan
  • The Calgary Renaissance by Derek Beaulieu and rob mclennan