Launch! Prince Arthur Hotel! Sept.5. Cake, beverages. Launch 7:15 pm. (NOWW AGM 6:30.)

Launch! Prince Arthur Hotel! Sept.5. Cake, beverages. Launch 7:15 pm. (NOWW AGM 6:30.)
Prize Winning Stories from NOWW

Monday, December 21, 2009

Canada Reads

The books are at the starting gate and the race is on!

Good to a Fault by Marina Endicott published by Freehand Books Defended by Simi Sara

Nikolski by Nicolas Dickner, translated by Lazer Lederhendler published byVintage/Random House of Canada. Defended by Michel Vézina

Generation X: Tales for an Accelerated Culture by Douglas Coupland published by St. Martin's Press/H. B. Fenn and Company Defended by Roland Pemberton aka Cadence Weapon

The Jade Peony by Wayson Choy published by Douglas & McIntyre Defended by Samantha Nutt

Fall on Your Knees by Ann-Marie MacDonald published by Vintage/Random House of Canada Defended by Perdita Felicien

I have not read Nilolshki but from among the others, my personal hands down fav is The Jade Peony by the incomparable Wayson Choy.

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