Johanna Skibsruds, The Winner of the Scotiabank Giller Prize…

Johanna Skibsruds has won the Scotiabank Giller Prize for 2010 for her novel The Sentimentalists. Check out the link below for a full report on the National Post and its coverage of the event.

http://arts.nationalpost.com/2010/11/09/johanna-skibsruds-the-sentimentalists-wins-the-giller-prize/

Children In The Morning by Anne Emery

I have to admit that I was unaware of Anne Emery before I received my copy of “Children In The Morning”. Since completing my first experience as a reader of her work, I have to say that I have been happily surprised by what I have discovered; a previously unknown author (to me), who is an excellent story teller, and is able to do so in some of the most interesting and rich culture that Canada has to offer. I am both proud and excited that Canada can deliver writers with a growing amount of talent and doing so more and more often.                                                                                        Continue reading “Children In The Morning by Anne Emery”