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Penguin Turns 40 at IFOA

On October 28th, 2014, Penguin Canada celebrated its fortieth anniversary as part of the Harbourfront Centre’s International Festival of Authors (IFOA). To commemorate the event, four authors joined a round table discussion to discuss the transformative power of literature and Penguin books, specifically. 556 more words

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The Road Narrows As You Go, by Lee Henderson: Review

The Road Narrows As You Go
by Lee Henderson
Hamish Hamilton.
512 pp; $32.95

The heroine of Lee Henderson’s sprawling novel about art and commerce in the 1980s is Wendy Ashbubble, an ambitious young cartoonist who flees her Victoria home for San Francisco, where she sets up shop in a dilapidated hilltop mansion and artist commune dubbed No Manors. 945 more words


Exciting new books for fall 2014: the Red Brick Reads autumn semester syllabus

Quit complaining about summer drawing to a close (I can hear you through the internet, I have the technology) and be excited for the excellent autumnal book releases heading your way. 963 more words