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Mavis Gallant’s “The Accident” (1967)

2018-08-14T18:29:52+00:00

It’s as if Billy, from “The End of the World”, had heard the tragic story of Shirley and Pete Higgins and used it to justify his reluctance to leave Canada. Unlike Billy, Shirley and Pete were thrilled to honeymoon in Europe, thrilled by all the ordinary things made extraordinary

Mavis Gallant’s “The Accident” (1967) 2018-08-14T18:29:52+00:00

Thomas King’s Dreadfulwater Mysteries (Books 1 – 3)

2018-07-23T18:33:56+00:00

Thumps Dreadfulwater. That’s his Indian name. No, wait, that’s his actual name. Which is when you know that you are not, actually, in Chinook, where Thumps Dreadfulwater solves cases. You are in Thomas King country. Readers of King’s An Inconvenient Indian: A Curious Account of Native People in North

Thomas King’s Dreadfulwater Mysteries (Books 1 – 3) 2018-07-23T18:33:56+00:00

Mavis Gallant’s “The End of the World” (1967)

2018-08-08T11:10:25+00:00

It’s a hot and overcast August morning, too early for the neighbourhood to have awakened. On another morning it might seem peaceful; this morning it feels abandoned. The grass in the park next door is patchy and dry, even though the humidity is high and a woman with two

Mavis Gallant’s “The End of the World” (1967) 2018-08-08T11:10:25+00:00

Reading for #WomenInTranslation Month

2018-08-09T11:49:31+00:00

What a fine author with whom to launch Women in Translation month (hosted by Biblibio) one of the few contemporary authors whose work I have followed from the beginning in Sheila Fischman’s translations: Ru (2009; 2012) and Mãn (2013; 2014). Themes from both of her previous novels resurface in Vi, and

Reading for #WomenInTranslation Month 2018-08-09T11:49:31+00:00

Glance at 2018’s Reading: Mid-Year

2018-07-26T14:12:53+00:00

When it comes to this year's read-o-lutions, I am on track for short stories (I've read 8 collections and some singles). And better than that? I have already matched last year for MustReadEverything authors (13 titles) and series completed (8 finished so far). Almost a quarter of my

Glance at 2018’s Reading: Mid-Year 2018-07-26T14:12:53+00:00