mRb Fall 2021 Issue
Published on November 17, 2021

Montreal Review of Books Fall 2021 cover Tara McGowan-Ross

Our Fall 2021 issue is now on the stands! That’s Tara McGowan-Ross on the cover in a fabulous photo by Stacy Lee.

Read our features on Tara’s memoir Nothing Will Be Different, Helen Chau Bradley’s short story collection Personal Attention Roleplay, Eli Tareq El Bechelany-Lynch’s poetry collection The Good Arabs, and Sylvain Neuvel’s sci-fi novel A History of What Comes Next, along with our usual assortment of reviews covering the best local fiction, non-fiction, poetry, graphic novels and books for young readers.

Pick it up at your local library, bookstore, or café. And if your favourite spot doesn’t carry it, let us know!



More Reviews

In the Land of the Postscript

In the Land of the Postscript

Chava Rosenfarb's collection provides an important portrait of survivors’ lives in the immediate postwar years.

By Norman Ravvin

We Have Never Lived on Earth

We Have Never Lived on Earth

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

By Danielle Barkley

New Songs for Orpheus

New Songs for Orpheus

John Reibetanz’s poetry collection rewrites Ovid’s Metamorphosis with a distinct ecological sensibility.

By Salena Wiener