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Islands of Decolonial Love

In her debut collection of short stories, Islands of Decolonial Love, renowned writer and activist Leanne Simpson vividly explores the lives of contemporary Indigenous Peoples and communities, especially ...

Quivering Land

By Roewan Crowe
Illustrated by Paul Robles
Subjects: Poetry

Roewan Crowe's compelling and haunting literary debut, Quivering Land, is a rather queer Western, engaging with poetics and politics to reckon with the legacies of violence and colonization in the West. ...

All We Want is Everything

All We Want is Everything, Andrew F. Sullivan's exceptional debut collection of short stories, finds the misused and forgotten, the places in between, the borderlands on the edge of town where dead fields ...

Bedtime Stories for the Edge of the World

Into their re-imaginings of colonial North American myths, artists Shawna Dempsey and Lorri Millan have inserted women who question puritanical values of good and evil, right and wrong, and the sense ...

Begin With the End in Mind

By Emma Healey
Subjects: Poetry

Residing on the border between poetry and prose, Emma Healey masterfully navigates the tension and balance between the two forms. Her writing examines the animate qualities of seemingly inanimate things ...

Listener, The

1933: In a small German state, the last democratic election is about to take place before a failed artist named Hitler seizes power. The election is Hitler's chance to manipulate events that will lead ...

Somewhere Else

After leaving the Russian homeland, Jess Klassen's Mennonite forebearers carved out an existence in the Saskatchewan prairie, separate from wider society. Jess is sixteen and aware that, despite her father's ...

Gertrude Unmanageable

By Deborah Schnitzer
Subjects: Fiction

This brilliant, genre-defying novel, like its main character, cannot be aptly described. Gertrude Unmanageable, one hundred and three years old (or thereabouts), arrives at Serenity, a geriatric facility ...

Any Given Power

By Alissa York
Subjects: Fiction

Any Given Power is peopled with deftly drawn characters who puzzle through their lives in cities and small towns across Canada. In twelve perfectly formed stories that "open to the universal like a beautiful ...

Fury

By Clive Holden
Subjects: Fiction

Fury contains a novella about an Irish immigrant to the north of Canada, his lost daughter and her terrorist Québécois lover. Their stories converge in Montreal during a massive urban blackout on Canada ...