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Under the Cover: Tell: Poems for a girlhood

Soraya Peerbaye's poetry book  Tell: Poems for a girlhood examines her own remembrance of an Asian adolescents twelve-year murder trial through the poetry of her girlhood, the unease of adolescence, and the circumstances that enable some to pass through unhurt. In this e ...

Where in Canada: Barangay

barangay is a new collection of poetry from Adrian De Leon that will pull readers into the tidal waves of the ocean that the barangays navigated long ago. A conversation with a taxi driver in his birthplace Manila, opens his eyes to the problem of Canada itself and th ...

Poetry in Motion: This Way Home + Gianna Patriarca

Containing selections from her previous poetry collections as well as new poetry, Giana Patriarca's This Way Home (Guernica Editions) is a collection of verses written as an act of survival and acknowledgement of an immigrant woman's existence at a time when support and ...

Interview with Amber McMillian, author of The Running Trees

In The Running Trees, Amber McMillan’s third book, the author gambles within the genre of fiction itself, with a collection dominated by character voices rather than a deep dive in the pool of narrative. Below, we chat with Amber about researching authentic dialogue by ...

If You Liked X, Read Y: Meg Todd's Exit Strategies

If you enjoyed Souvankham Thammavongsa's Giller Prize winning debut novel How to Pronounce Knife, make your next read Meg Todd's Exit Strategies (Signature Editions)—full of a similar tenderness, compassion and sensitivity that gives voice to the often overlooked exper ...

Under the Cover: Reversing Time

Charlotte Mendel's Reversing Time is Greta Thunberg meets YA fantasy. The odds are stacked against Simon, but with the discovery of a talisman and the power to time travel, his actions begin to affect time. Simon is soon charged with a mission: to prevent the inevitable ...

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