Cherie Dimaline

Indigenous horror roundtable

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With Jeff Barnaby’s zombie flick Blood Quantum debuting at Midnight Madness, we assembled a roundtable to explore the ways genre storytelling can unearth hard truths Read more

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Mystery thrillers, Trump gossip, the Giller Prize winner, driving and decluttering guides and a certain patriarchy-loving local prof were widely read this year Read more


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In light of the exchange between Jully Black and Jeanne Beker during Canada Reads, we found 12 books, including Robyn Maynard's Policing Black Lives, that tell an alternative narrative to Canada's colonial history. Read more


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


“I think there’s still a long way to go in terms of equality,” says Ben McNally, founder of Ben McNally Books, who teamed up with daughter Danielle for the festival. “I still think in a lot of ways that women are not given the kind of exposure they s Read more


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    Métis author Cherie Dimaline’s dystopian YA novel The Marrow Thieves has been optioned for television.