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The neo-conservative pundit's take down of the U.S. president has blind spots, but his book provides fascinating insight into government corruption more

Jan 29, 2018 11:19 AM Books

10 books to be excited about in 2018

Vu Quang Van

New books by Zadie Smith, Pussy Riot's Nadia Tolokonnikova, Kim Thúy, Uzodinma Iweala, Sheila Heti and Michael Ondaatje are on the horizon more

Jan 3, 2018 5:00 AM Books

The highs and lows in the CanLit scene were often one in the same this year more

Dec 26, 2017 6:00 AM Books

It's not surprising the anti-psychiatry critic's controversial views are all over her latest novel more

Dec 22, 2017 1:31 PM Books

NOW contributing editor Susan G. Cole selects the year's top literary works more

Dec 4, 2017 6:00 AM Books


Tom Sandler

At this year’s gala, there were rumblings about weak criteria, foreign-based judges and a walk-out more

Nov 25, 2017 6:00 AM Books

The horror author on his return to young adult fiction, Guillermo del Toro and Hollywood's planned Fear Street franchise more

Nov 22, 2017 6:00 AM Books

The largest LGBTQ literary festival in the world is happening in Toronto on November 10-12 more

Nov 8, 2017 6:00 AM Books

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Cristy Becker

The word "thug" has come to signal a coded racial epithet more

Nov 6, 2017 6:00 AM Books


Baron Wolman

Despite some important journalism, the iconic music mag was hopelessly apolitical early on and never shed its obnoxious sexism more

Nov 3, 2017 6:15 AM Books

Toronto-born host David Cummings is bringing the hugely popular horror anthology's live show to the Great Hall more

Oct 24, 2017 6:30 AM Books

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Stacy Lee

Robyn Maynard's book debunks the myth of Canada as a multicultural beacon of tolerance more

Oct 18, 2017 6:30 AM Books

Eileen Myles, Desmond Cole, Lee Maracle, Heather O’Neill and Barbara Gowdy are among this year's speakers more

Oct 16, 2017 1:38 PM Books

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The Jack Robinson Archive

The genius Canadian musician spews her anger, insecurities and bitterness in David Yaffe's can't-put-it-down biography more

Oct 3, 2017 6:00 AM Books


Courtesy of the Giller Prize

The jury spreads the wealth among deserving titles, but the absence of David Chariandy’s Brother remains a mystery more

Oct 2, 2017 3:56 PM Books