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NeWest Press was born at a party. It was 1977 in Edmonton, and a group of instructors from the University of Alberta’s English department was discussing the lack of attention local writers were receiving outside...

March 5, 2014 | Filed under: Awards, Book news

By Andrew Binks

The toned body of John Rottam pirouettes through Andrew Binks’s second novel. The young dancer traverses the country, migrating from ballet to burlesque, while navigating gay romantic life at the advent of the A...

February 20, 2014 | Filed under: Fiction: Novels


Esi Edugyan has made the Orange Prize for Fiction shortlist. The award celebrates excellence, originality, and accessibility in women's writing. Edugyan's novel Half-Blood Blues (Thomas Allen Publishers) will compete...

April 17, 2012 | Filed under: Awards