Fiction

Scenes from the Underground

Scenes from the Underground

Gabriel Cholette’s debut memoir offers a dip into queer nightlife, the modern world of dating, and the many vices we engage in.

By Ashley Fish-Robertson

We Have Never Lived on Earth

We Have Never Lived on Earth

The small, precisely rendered moments are what make Kasia Von Shaik's stories resonant, familiar, and refreshing.

By Danielle Barkley

Jones

Jones

Neil Smith holds pain and hope in precarious suspension in his autobiographical novel.

By Ami Sands Brodoff

Shaf and the Remington

Shaf and the Remington

Rana Bose's novel is an allegory of human nature, asking us to question the essence and roots of war and ideology.

By Val Rwigema

Fayne

Fayne

Ann-Marie MacDonald’s magnificent fourth novel is a hefty read, yet never does it feel too long.

By Kimberly Bourgeois

Please Join Us

Please Join Us

Catherine McKenzie's thriller will give you its fair share of twists and turns throughout.

By Sharon Morrisey

Peacekeeper’s Daughter

Peacekeeper’s Daughter

Peacekeeper’s Daughter is Tanya Bellehumeur-Allatt's memoir about her time in Lebanon while her father, a UN peacekeeper, was posted there.

By Yara El-Soueidi

Rawi Hage on Stray Dogs

Rawi Hage on Stray Dogs

Photography is a prominent organizing principle of Rawi Hage’s new collection of short stories, Stray Dogs.

By H Felix Chau Bradley

Gina Roitman’s Don’t Ask

Gina Roitman’s Don’t Ask

Don't Ask is a powerful story of a daughter dealing with her mother’s death and her family's past.

By Sharon Morrisey

J.D. Kurtness’ Aquariums

J.D. Kurtness’ Aquariums

Is J.D. Kurtness some kind of modern-day seer, or are the once horrid things a sci-fi writer could imagine now very likely to happen to us? 

By Roxane Hudon