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Alice Munro's short story, "Dimensions," which appears in her recent collection Too Much Happiness, is one that the author herself cannot reread.  In the story, a blue-collar B.C. father suffocates his three young children with a pillow ... Read More »

November 10, 2009 | Filed under: Book news


Following up on our earlier post about the new Danielle Steel perfume, we thought we'd offer some fragrance suggestions for our own literary stars: Wayne Johnston's Terre Neuve “ Cod oil, salt water, and seal ... Read More »

October 24, 2008 | Filed under: Authors


It's the American Library Association's Banned Books Week, and their website features lists of frequently challenged books covering various eras on their website. Margaret Atwood's Handmaid's Tale is 37th on the ALA's list of the ... Read More »

September 30, 2008 | Filed under: Book news, Libraries


The June issue of Q&Q is out now, and contains our first publishing salary survey since 2005. Check it out to see where exactly you sit on the money “ and happiness “ continuum. Also ... Read More »

May 15, 2008 | Filed under: Book news