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In Other Media probably isn't the place for this, but it makes fun of David Caruso's tremendously cheesy performance on CSI: Miami, which is the most hilariously over-the-top acting just about anywhere. And it's from ... Read More »

May 12, 2006 | Filed under: Book news

By Ami McKay

Although she is Knopf’s New Face of Fiction for 2006, Ami McKay springs from a venerable tradition of Maritime storytelling. Her engaging first novel, set in rural Nova Scotia around the time of the First ... Read More »

February 27, 2006 | Filed under: Fiction: Novels

By Maryann Kovalski

In the early 1920s, my mother learned to read using New Canadian Readers, collections that included a rich selection of folk tales, nursery rhymes, legends, fables, hymns, poetry, and original fiction. She considered the school ... Read More »

March 1, 2004 | Filed under: Picture Books


Joelene Heathcote’s poem “How the Dying Move to Water,” winner of Arc magazine’s 2001 Poem of the Year Contest, impressed Arc editor John Barton with its direct, confident language and its sincerity. “Her work is ... Read More »

January 22, 2004 | Filed under: Book news, Libraries