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  • How to Fight Islamist Terror from the Missionary Positionby Tabish Khair

    Interlink Publishing 2014; US$ 12.00

    Funny and sad, satirical and humane, this novel tells the interlinked stories of three unforgettable men whose trajectories cross in Denmark: the flamboyant Ravi, the fundamentalist Karim, and the unnamed and pragmatic Pakistani narrator. As the unnamed narrator copes with his divorce, and Ravi—despite his exterior of skeptical flamboyance—falls deeply... more...

  • Postcolonial Custodianshipby Filippo Menozzi

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 125.00

    This book engages with current developments in postcolonial research, exploring notions of cultural transmission, tradition and modernity, authenticity, cross-cultural aesthetics and postcolonial ethics. The author considers the ethical responsibility of the postcolonial intellectual, enhancing our understanding of this topic through the concept of... more...

  • Traitor's Gateby Michael Ridpath

    Head of Zeus 2013; US$ 9.99

    A nerve-shredding, intelligent thriller based around the first plot to kill Hitler, the story of a secret conflict ignited on the eve of World War II Conrad de Lancey has seen enough of evil: the shadow of fear on the faces of innocents; the roar of tanks through empty streets; the sudden lull before the slaughter begins. Franco's bloody insurrection... more...

  • Leonard Cohen on Leonard Cohenby Jeff Burger

    Chicago Review Press 2014; US$ 23.99

    Leonard Cohen, one of the most admired performers of the last half century, has had a stranger-than-fiction, roller-coaster ride of a life. Now, for the first time, he tells his story in his own words, via more than 50 interviews conducted worldwide between 1966 and 2012. In Leonard Cohen on Leonard Cohen? which includes a foreword by singer Suzanne... more...

  • The Trauma of Colonial Condition: in Nervous Conditions and Kiss of the Fur Queenby Milena Bubenechik

    Diplomica Verlag 2014; US$ 28.76

    This study depicts the traumatic condition of the formerly colonised indigenous people of Africa and Canada. The postcolonial trauma novels Tomson Highway?s Kiss of the Fur Queen (1998) and Tsitsi Dangarembga?s Nervous Conditions (1988) are first-hand accounts of colonial experience under the governance of the British Empire of the second half of the... more...

  • Cultural Encounters in Translated Children's Literatureby Helen Frank

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 54.95

    Cultural Encounters in Translated Children's Literature offers a detailed and innovative model of analysis for examining the complexities of translating children's literature and sheds light on the interpretive choices at work in moving texts from one culture to another. The core of the study addresses the issue of how images of a nation, locale... more...

  • Death, Men, and Modernismby Ariela Freedman

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 44.95

    Death, Men and Modernism argues that the figure of the dead man becomes a locus of attention and a symptom of crisis in British writing of the early to mid-twentieth century. While Victorian writers used dying women to dramatize aesthetic, structural, and historical concerns, modernist novelists turned to the figure of the dying man to exemplify... more...

  • bpNicholby Stephen Scobie

    Talonbooks 2014; US$ 13.95

    In this New Canadian Criticism Series book, Scobie argues strongly for Nichol?s poetics and importance as a writer of fiction. more...

  • Hot Nights, Cool Dragonsby Matt Zurbo

    Allen & Unwin 2004; US$ 18.17

    Have you ever wanted more? Original and alive with the rhythms of jazz, this is a story of hot city streets, stalking reptiles and soaring dreams from the author of Idiot Pride and Flyboy and the Invisible. more...

  • Confessions of a Girlby Tessa Sean Hershberger

    Holy Macro! Books 2005; US$ 5.95

    The Fresh Voices series was inspired by a writing contest of by the same name that identified high school writers interested in composing book-length works for young adults. Working with a professional editor, the young authors spent the summer learning about the book industry and meeting journalists while writing their individual books, both fiction... more...