Traditional stories, myths and fairy tales

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The Animals

By (author) Cary Fagan
Categories: Fiction: general and literary

In a quaint tourist village, Dorn makes miniature scale models displayed in the local shops. Yet life is far from idyllic; he suffers under the thumb of a rich, philandering younger brother and an unloving ...

You Are Eating an Orange. You Are Naked.

By (author) Sheung-King
Categories: Fiction: general and literary

A translator living in Toronto frequently travels abroad—to Hong Kong, Macau, Prague, Tokyo—often with his unnamed lover. In restaurants and hotel rooms, the couple begin telling folk tales to each ...

Bezimena

The jumping-off point of this graphic novel is the myth of Artemis and Siproites, in which a young man is turned into a woman as a punishment for the attempted rape of one of Artemis' virgin cohorts. ...

Blood Fable

A utopian community is on the verge of collapse as the charismatic leader’s followers come to realize they’ve been exploited. At the same time, an 11-year-old son of one adherent learns his mother ...

Mythologie huronne et wyandotte

Cet ouvrage souligne les liens anciens et profonds, autres que de mépris, de violence et d’exploitation, tissés entre les peuples amérindiens et les descendants des premiers colons européens, liens ...

Fifteen Dogs

An utterly convincing and moving look at the beauty and perils of consciousness.

WINNER OF CANADA READS 2017

WINNER OF THE 2015 GILLER PRIZE

WINNER OF THE 2015 ROGERS WRITERS' TRUST FICTION PRIZE

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