Biographical fiction

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Le Boutte de la route

By (author) Yves Lafond
Categories: Biographical fiction

Avec son premier ouvrage, Le boutte de la route, Yves Lafond nous fait découvrir un autre art de vivre, un rythme différent, mais aussi des personnes, parfois dures mais toujours émouvantes, qui, dans ...

Des fleurs sur la neige

By (author) Élisa T.
Categories: Biographical fiction

Immergée dans un climat familial malsain, Élisa T. est brutalisée par une mère déséquilibrée. Malgré tout, elle continue de chercher l’amour inconditionnel de celle qui l’a mise au monde avec ...

La joie discrète d'Alan Turing

This compelling biographical novel digs beneath the facts and myths, revealing a life as fascinating and astounding as Turing’s scientific work. Known for his wild, secretive nature, exuberance, and ...

Arise The Dead I

This story—part memoir, part historical fiction—spans a period of one hundred years, from 1914 to 2014, with the main emphasis being on the years of the two World Wars. It concentrates on the lives ...

Arise The Dead II

This story—part memoir, part historical fiction—spans a period of one hundred years, from 1914 to 2014, with the main emphasis being on the years of the two World Wars. It concentrates on the lives ...

Liminal

From award-winning playwright and filmmaker Jordan Tannahill comes a masterful and moving novel in the tradition of Ben Lerner’s Leaving the Atocha Station and Sheila Heti’s How Should a Person Be. ...

Girl Runner

Girl Runner is the story of Aganetha Smart, a former Olympic athlete who was famous in the 1920s, but now, at age 104, lives in a nursing home, alone and forgotten by history. For Aganetha, a competitive ...

Cabbagetown Diary

By (author) Juan Butler & Tamas Dobozy
Categories: Biographical fiction

When first published in 1970, Cabbagetown Diary’s rowdy concoction of grit and violence and rooming-house sleaze had a strongly polarizing effect on its readers. Many admired the frankness of Butler’s ...

Phantom Lake

By (author) Birk Sproxton
Categories: Biographical fiction
Series: cuRRents

Phantom Lake explores the stories, legends, and tall tales that make up ?Flin Flon,? a real imaginary place perched on rocky outcrops and lakes of the Canadian Shield. Birk Sproxton traverses the high ...