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  • Death and the Mother from Dickens to Freudby Carolyn Dever

    Cambridge University Press 1998; US$ 44.00

    An exploration of the idealized figure of the dead mother in Victorian fiction and Freudian psychoanalysis. more...

  • Resurrectionby Mandy Hager

    Random House New Zealand 2014; US$ 10.93

    The final gripping, futuristic Young Adult novel in the bestselling Blood of the Lamb trilogy. 'This book had me on the edge of my seat every time I picked it up and constantly dreading turning the page but unable to stop. Maryam's story once again captivated me. I'm going to recommend this to my friend who has also read the rest of the series... more...

  • Strong, My Loveby Peter Fallon

    The Gallery Press 2015; US$ 11.67

    Care, company, community have been fundamental concerns of Peter Fallon?s writing in and about the world, care for people and place, for planet earth and the poetry of earth, for the values espoused in Virgil?s Georgics which he has translated . . . and the seriousness of that caretaking has developed over the years to a point where the artistic and... more...

  • The Death of Small Creaturesby Trisha Cull

    Harbour Publishing 2015; US$ 22.95

    Trisha Cull is a graduate of the University of British Columbia?s MFA Creative Writing program. Her work has been published in Room of One?s Own, Descant, subTerrain, Geist, The New Quarterly, The Dalhousie Review and PRISM . She was the winner of Lichen?s “Tracking a Serial Poet? contest in 2006, PRISM ?s Communications Award for Literary Non-fiction... more...

  • undercurrentby Rita Wong

    Harbour Publishing 2015; US$ 18.95

    Rita Wong is the author of three books of poetry: monkeypuzzle (Press Gang, 1998), forage (Nightwood Editions, 2007) and sybil unrest (Line Books, 2008, with Larissa Lai). forage was the winner of the 2008 Dorothy Livesay Poetry Prize and Canada Reads Poetry 2011. Wong is an associate professor in the Critical and Cultural Studies department... more...

  • Good as Goneby Anna Pottier

    Dundurn 2015; US$ 14.99

    Anna Pottier is a Nova Scotian Acadian, a writer, and a painter. She attended Dalhousie University where, in 1981, she met Irving Layton, whom she married at age 23. more...

  • Speech Lessonsby John Montague

    The Gallery Press 2015; US$ 11.67

    ‘The long hangar of the turf shed faces the Broad Road where cars whine. There our winter warmth is stored . . .? For more than half a century John Montague has brought a lively diversity of voice and experience to Irish poetry. ‘He is,? as John Carey wrote in The Sunday Times, ‘virtually Ireland?s poet laureate . . . His best poems are all autobiographical,... more...

  • A Way of Being Freeby Ben Okri

    Head of Zeus 2015; Not Available

    From Booker Prize-winner Ben Okri: 12 of his most controversial non-fiction pieces form this collection on the theme of freedom Ranging from the personal to the analytical, covering subjects such as art, politics, storytelling, and creativity, this collection confirms Okri's place as one of the most inspiring of contemporary writers. Lyrically... more...

  • Satire and the Postcolonial Novelby John Clement Ball

    Taylor and Francis 2015; US$ 49.95

    Satire plays a prominent and often controversial role in postcolonial fiction. Satire and the Postcolonial Novel offers the first study of this topic, employing the insights of postcolonial comparative theories to revisit Western formulations of "satire" and the "satiric." more...

  • Poppies in Translationby Sujata Bhatt

    Carcanet Press Ltd. 2015; US$ 13.99

    Sujata Bhatt is a graduate of the Writers' Workshop at the University of Iowa and the recipient of a Cholmondeley Award and the Commonwealth Poetry Prize. She is the award-winning author of the poetry volumes Brunizem , Collected Poems ,  A Colour of Solitude , Monkey Shadows , Point No Point , Pure Lizard , and The Stinking Rose . more...