Autumn always brings a bumper crop of great reads: fresh new fiction and nonfiction. Throughout the season, we’ll be featuring a selection of new excerpts, Q&As with authors and industry insiders, reviews, and insights from the world of publishing.
Will John Irving’s The Last Chairlift Stand the Test of Time?
Excerpt: Siopao Is More than the Sum of Its Parts
Ann-Marie MacDonald on Exile, Imagination, and Her New Gothic Ghost Story
Excerpt: My Harry Potter Podcast Made Me a Better Scholar
Book Cover Confidential: A Roundtable with Designers
Excerpt: Are Hospitals Overtreating Patients Nearing Death?
Judy I. Lin’s Recipe for YA Success: Fantasy and a Cup of Tea
Kate Beaton’s New Book Grapples with the Human Cost of the Oil Sands
Excerpt: When Big Tobacco Was Forced to Pay
Excerpt: I Miss Being Bored at the Mall
Canadian Authors Pick Their Favourite Books of the Year
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