Fiction

Body Trade

Body Trade

Margaret Macpherson

In a deeply personal narrative that explores power, sexual manipulation, cultural consumption and trust, Body Trade asks the ultimate question: To what terrifying places will we journey, and at... >>

Castles in the Air

Castles in the Air

Mary Hagey

Castles in the Air is Mary Hagey's debut collection of stories, each about individuals trying desperately to assert themselves in their lives, to salvage what's been lost, or keep a firm hold on... >>

Character Actor

Character Actor

Scott Randall

In his sophomore collection Scott Randall finds the perfect pitch story after story, getting right to the heart of ordinary characters — not the brilliantly burning stars, but the kind of... >>

Cherry Bites

Cherry Bites

Alison Preston

On a summer afternoon in 1954 a jealous four-year-old girl named Cherry Ring bites her baby brother Pete on the cheek which will leave him scarred for life. Cherry really is sorry. But sorry... >>

Death in Cold Type

Death in Cold Type

C.C. Benison

When Michael Rossiter, the scion of an old Winnipeg newspaper family and respected philanthropist, is found murdered, newspaper reporter Leo Fabiani is drawn into an investigation that threatens... >>

Front Porch Mannequins

Front Porch Mannequins

Rebekkah Adams

Nana Underhill's intoxicated plan to run Lily over with her car seemed like a good idea at the time. >>

Hat Girl

Hat Girl

Wanda Campbell

Pertice McIlveen, lover of Hemingway and hater of hats, finds that she has been mysteriously willed a cottage and the hats that come with it on Gannet Island, off the coast of New Brunswick. As... >>

Holy Days of Obligation

Holy Days of Obligation

Susan Zettell

Set in industrial Ontario and narrated by Bertie, the oldest of nine children in a working-class Catholic family, the stories in Holy Days of Obligation uncover some of the hidden secrets and... >>