Urban Disturbances

Bruce McDougall's skilful short stories sketch a warts-and-all portrait of humanity, illuminating the mysterious forces that drive people to behave

Metamorphosis

Metamorphosis collects a selection of esteemed Canadian writer-artist P. K.

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Trading in the Real: Andrew King and Design on the Canadian Prairies

The Essential Derk Wynand

Thematic consistency and technical inventiveness shine in this selection of Derk Wynand’s emotionally intelligent poetry.

Affect

Affect is the surreal love story of a graduate student who, hyperaware of the absurdity of love in a universe where all is finite and death

Coach House at Fifty looks back at an underreported slice of the complex history of one of Canada’s most celebrated small, literary publis

Davy the Punk

Celebrated Canadian folk singer Bob Bossin tells the story of his father’s life in the gambling underworld of the 1930s and 40s.

Changing Channels

Peter Grant’s memoir, Changing Channels, recounts a life dedicated to guiding Canada in its journey towards a distinctive place in the world

Let That Bad Air Out

Stefan Berg revives the wordless graphic novel in his portrait of the ‘first man of jazz’. Very little is known of Buddy Bolden.

Buying on Time

The anecdotes, extended scenes and burgeoning imagination that make up these stories are tightly composed and sharply focused.

A Suit of Nettles

A new edition of James Reaney’s classic long poem which has been described, variously, as ‘the toughest and funniest, most literary and most seriou