Book Reviews

Urban lives overlap in Dionne Brand’s new novel.
While Girl Runner is not a sports book by any stretch of the imagination, it subtly touches on the prejudices facing women in sport.
Pulitzer-winning author Lawrence Wright details the 1978 summit between Israel, Egypt, and the U.S. in a crisp and electrifying manner.
There’s apparently no dark side, no counterbalance to the incredible string of accomplishments that led to the astronaut's first steps on the moon.
Similar to Girls, whose success is predicated on its relatability to millennials, Not That Kind of Girl feels like a collective experience in many ways.
Terrible things happen in Jane Smiley’s beguiling new novel.
The Fernie-based author's new novel offers an alluring study in contrasts.
If you’ve ever wondered why your to-do list fills you with dread or why texting a friend feels like such an effort, this is the book for you.
The Kingston-based author nearly redeems CanLit from its excess of the everyday.
MacDonald’s effortless ability to quickly spin pathos into humour makes the suffering of her characters humane and never heavy-handed.