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  • Cry, the Beloved Country - Alan Patonby Harold Bloom

    Infobase Publishing 2010; US$ 54.00

    Set in South Africa before the adoption of apartheid, Alan Paton's classic novel presents a family and a nation struggling to embrace change and resist the harmful effects of violence, apathy, and inequality. This new edition gathers a range of essential critical commentary on the work and features an introduction by scholar Harold Bloom. Paton... more...

  • Vanishing and Other Storiesby Deborah Willis

    HarperCollins 2010; US$ 11.99

    ?The emotional range and depth of these stories, their clarity and deftness, is astonishing.? ? Alice Munro   A finalist for the Governor General?s Awards, Vanishing and Other Stories is the stunning debut short story collection from Deborah Willis. Evocative and passionately written, Vanishing brilliantly explores emotional and... more...

  • Rewriting Historyby Andreas Gaile

    Editions Rodopi 2010; US$ 93.60

    Peter Carey is one of the most richly awarded and critically acclaimed novelists of the present day. Most of his fictions relate to questions of Australian history and identity. Rewriting History argues that taken together Carey’s novels make up a more...

  • The Ivory Thoughtby Gerald Lynch; Shoshannah Ganz; Josephene Kealey

    University of Ottawa Press 2008; US$ 19.99

    If one poet can be said to be the Canadian poet, that poet is Al Purdy (1918?2000). Numerous eminent scholars and writers have attested to this pre-eminent status. George Bowering described him as ?the world?s most Canadian poet? (1970), while Sam Solecki titled his book-length study of Purdy The Last Canadian Poet (1999). In The Ivory Thought:... more...

  • The Stone Angelby Margaret Laurence; Adele Wiseman

    McClelland & Stewart 2010; US$ 14.95

    The film adaptation of Margaret Laurence's The Stone Angel , starring acclaimed actresses Ellen Burstyn and Ellen Page, and introducing Christine Horne, opens in theatres May 9, 2008. This special fortieth-anniversary edition of Margaret Laurence?s most celebrated novel will introduce readers again to one of the most memorable characters in Canadian... more...

  • L' environnement traductionnelby André Clas; Safar Hayssam

    Presses de l''niversite du Quebec 1992; US$ 26.25

    La traduction est vraiment l'outil indispensable du monde moderne et de la modernité. Mais on sait qu'elle demande du temps, beaucoup de temps, trop de temps parfois! Il s'agit alors de rationaliser le travail indispensable du traducteur, de créer un environnement qui lui permette de mieux faire face à sa tâche d'être... more...

  • Mistletoe and Mayhemby Kate Kingsbury

    Penguin Group US 2010; US$ 14.00

    At the Pennyfoot Hotel, Cecily Sinclair Baxter and her staff are hustling and bustling more than ever. Cecily's dear friend Madeline arrives with her new baby and adds a kissing bough to the holiday decorations. But after a footman and a new maid are seen kissing under the bough and turn up dead, the staff is convinced a serial killer is spending... more...

  • Companion to the New Literatures in Englishby Christa Jansohn

    Erich Schmidt Verlag 2009; US$ 40.27

    Hauptbeschreibung Das als Einführung konzipierte eBook widmet sich in einzelnen Kapiteln dem in den letzten Jahren stark expandierenden Bereich der sogenannten 'New Literatures in English', die einen beträchtlichen Teil der literarischen Produktion in der englischsprachigen Welt ausmachen. Die einzelnen Kapitel führen am Beispiel ausgewählter Interpretationen... more...

  • Die Erzählformenby Jürgen H Petersen

    Erich Schmidt Verlag 2010; US$ 46.45

    Hauptbeschreibung Das neue eBook von Jürgen H. Petersen ist die bisher einzige umfassende Darstellung aller bekannten literarischen Erzählformen. Da die Erzählform das für den Rezipienten am deutlichsten ins Auge fallende Merkmal der Präsentation poetischer Inhalte, der Themen, Probleme, aber auch der Personen, der Orte, Zeiten und Handlungen eines... more...

  • A Studied Deathby Betsy Struthers

    Dundurn 1996; US$ 11.99

    While the students blame the lack of security on campus for Sophias murder, Rosalie investigates Sophias life in search of a motive. more...