Fiction / pb / 228pp / March, 2006 /
ISBN:9780889822191
/ $21.95

Elliot & Me is a tender, funny, moving double narrative about two people who don’t understand each other. Elliot is a bright, reckless 17-year old who has just quit school late in his graduating year. Megan, his mother, is a woman who is haunted by the death of her father while she was “traipsing” through China, and is tired of...

Poetry / pb / 130pp / October, 2005 /
ISBN:9780889822115
/ $17.95

In The Thing About Dying, Tremblay reflects on the nature of dying and death. Her subjects include old men and younger brothers, sisters and mothers, as well as reflections on the deaths inflicted by murderous cats. Tremblay writes with irreverent humour and luminous insight about the perils of religion and the powerful connection...

Fiction / pb / 448pp / September, 2005 /
ISBN:978-088982-207-8
/ $22.95

Silent Inlet traces the lives of four very different characters in Hansen Sound, a fictional small-town on the west coast of Vancouver Island. Amidst storms, mist and rain, they find themselves thrown together, struggling to trust one another. When a violent accident injures a handicapped boy, the tentative relationships that they have...

Poetry / pb / 80pp / September, 2005 /
ISBN:978-088982-213-1
/ $16.95

The poems in this book are poignant and honest, touched with ambivalence, emotion and spirituality. Following the last months of her husband’s life Leanne McIntosh passes through the disorientation of diagnosis, the discomfort of a new reality, the amazement that almost anything can become routine, until eventually sadness gives way/pressed...

Poetry / pb / 120pp / August, 2005 /
ISBN:9780889822018
/ $17.95

The poems in Stumbling in the Bloom engage the ever-present enticements and entanglements of beauty on life’s, and art’s, home ground—in wilderness and garden. But this surprising volume, the finale of John Pass’s quartet of poetry books, At Large, takes intriguing side trips on the home-stretch, including a wry excursion to the chiropractor, a...