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Fiction

2015 Governor General's Literary Awards

Guy Vanderhaeghe is the winner of the 2015 Governor General's Literary Award for his short story collection Daddy Lenin and Other Stories.  This is the author's first short story collection in over 20 years.  Jury members had this to say about the collection:   "each story is superbly crafted, razor-sharp, wickedly funny.

I was crying when Rosette died...

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I was crying when Rosette died - a beautiful mulatta girl, who for me symbolized love, not only romantic but interracial love, and a hope for better interracial relationships. 

Fifteen dogs

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Winner of the 2015 Scotiabank Giller Prize

You're invited....

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….to a free public lecture by Alberto Manguel!

Books to Get you Through Winter

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Now that the snow is blowing and the cold temperatures are here,

Murder most ghastly

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There is no doubt there is a fascination we have with understanding the working minds of murderers, killers and especially serial killers.