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Remember when cell phones were considered to be solely the accoutrements of inveterate workaholics? Well, people with eyes glued to their iPhones “ and other mobile devices “ now have a culturally legitimate excuse, with ... Read More »

February 6, 2009 | Filed under: Book news

By Robert Hough

A persistent dissonance undermines and eventually scuttles The Culprits, Robert Hough’s third novel. It’s the story of three radically different characters whose lives are eventually bound by an act of misguided and fanatical violence.The dissonance ... Read More »

October 2, 2007 | Filed under: Fiction: Novels


It’s been 10 years since The Writers’ Union of Canada commissioned its last Publishers’ Report Card – a wide-ranging survey of its members regarding their relationships with their publishers – but the recently compiled results ... Read More »

March 24, 2007 | Filed under: Book news


Jeff Warren, producer of CBC Radio’s The Current, has signed a deal with Random House Canada publisher Anne Collins for an untraditional “multi-dimensional” work. Head Trips: Adventures on the Wheel of Consciousness, is described as ... Read More »

January 12, 2005 | Filed under: Book links


Hardcover fiction1. Deafening, Frances Itani (HarperFlamingo Canada, $34.95, 0-00-200539-5)2. The Murder Room, P.D. James (Knopf Canada, $37.95, 0-676-97615-8)3. The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time, Mark Haddon (Doubleday, $29.95, 0-385-65979-2) 4. Garbo Laughs, Elizabeth Hay (McClelland ... Read More »

March 10, 2004 | Filed under: Book news