Quill and Quire

Fiction: Novels

By Mike Knowles

Grinder is the second novel in a planned Hamilton mob trilogy starring tough guy Wilson, who constantly finds himself caught between divided loyalties, playing all sides against each other. The book is chock full of ... Read More »

December 17, 2009 | Filed under: Fiction: Novels

By Cordelia Strube

A relentless fixation on human misery propels Lemon, the eponymous adolescent protagonist of Toronto author Cordelia Strube’s eighth novel. Despite an ending that feels inauthentic, Strube’s humour-laden prose and uncompromising commitment to her narrator’s bleak ... Read More »

December 17, 2009 | Filed under: Fiction: Novels