Candid and truthful stories about women, young and old, grappling with generational wariness, creative recklessness, and illusive purpose celebrate all that is beautiful, wild and distinctive in contemporary women.
All In Together Girls, whose title is inspired by a jump rope ... Read more
Award-winning author R.P. MacIntyre provokes his YA following with another round of masterful story telling. Rife with themes of bewilderment, menace, and transformation, Macintyre_s fiction and fables invade in the big questions of youth, revealing in the answers, snapshots ... Read more
Lohans has had a number of successful publications for young adults, and all of her titles have been selected for the prestigious Our Choice list by the Canadian Children’s Book Centre.
"The good writing found in Lohans three YA novels is equally present in this collection ... Read more
Paradise Café and Other Stories was chosen as winner of the 1989 Vicky Metcalf Short Story Award, and winner of the Boston Globe Horn Book Honor Choice Award in 1991. It was also nominated for the Governor General’s Award.
Without sentimentality Brooks portrays love and romance, ... Read more
Once again R.P. MacIntyre ups the speed limit with a collection of stories that are journeys into the delight and terror of emerging self-consciousness. From a strange party in honour of a dying hamster to a young man’s quest to find his missing sister, Revved resonates with ... Read more
Winner of the 1998 Saskatoon Book Award "In this, his second collection, Rod MacIntyre nabs us in every first paragraph . . . The Crying Jesus is a fine adult read for those of us who can face looking back. It’s an even finer young adult read for those who can face looking ... Read more
Edited by R.P. MacIntyre
Up All Night is the result of Thistledown’s latest young adult short story competition, which in the past has produced the best-selling, award-winning collections.
Edited by R.P. MacIntyre, one of Canada’s foremost editors and writers of young adult fiction, this collection ... Read more
In Weeds and Other Stories you will find bullies and mystical coyotes, environmental warriors, loners, clowns, and the best of friends; and, of course, some fresh takes on teen relationships. With an ear tuned to teen dialogue, and an eye for precise emotional detail, Jacqueline ... Read more