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Spring international titles

It’s something of a banner season for international fiction, with big names from Ian McEwan to Alexander McCall Smith to… Read More »

Spring children’s books

Some highlights of the forthcoming season are CBC radio host Bill Richardson’s new picture book, inspired by an old camp… Read More »

Spring preview: spring non-fiction

War, terrorism, racism, gangs, disease, ecological degradation, natural disasters – Canadian non-fiction has a decidedly dark tone this season. A… Read More »

Iconography

Maps, memoirs, and Canadiana dominate fall non-fiction lists

Rearview mirror

Now more than ever, Canadian novelists look to the past

The fall of fiction

International bookshelves are bursting with name novelists

Thinking globally

The state of the planet a common concern in international lists