In a recent interview with Prism Magazine, Asbestos Heights author David McGimpsey talks reading lists (from Emerson to cereal boxes), Justin Trudeau, gangsta rap, biblical-themed miniature golf and the pretentious heart of poetry, the aubade.
The National Post comments on Fifteen Dogs, just shortlisted for the Giller Prize: 'André Alexis’s luminous and deeply philosophical Fifteen Dogs, a sweet-hearted investigation into how language and human consciousness give meaning to our lives by layering these too human capabilities onto some poor canine souls.'
Because we know that if both time and money weren't a thang you'd love to fill your Coach House totes with ALL THE FALL 2015 BOOKS, but alas, you don't have all the time and money in the world, we've created a Fall Sampler complete with teaser-length excerpts of all of our Fall 2015 books!
Hosted by the Legislative Assembly of Ontario, the Speaker's Book Award recognizes works by Ontario authors that reflects the diverse culture and rich history of the province and of its residents. The winner will be announced in March 2016.
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