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The Mantle of Struggle

Par (auteur) Irving Andre
Avant-propos de David Austin
Catégories: Biographies (ouvrages généraux)

Rosie Douglas, former prime minister of Dominica, had a life unlike any other modern politician. After leaving home to study agriculture in Canada, he became a member of the young Conservatives, under ...

There Is No Blue

Par (auteur) Martha Baillie
Catégories: Mémoires


Martha Baillie’s richly layered response to her mother’s passing, her father's life, and her sister’s suicide is an exploration of how the body, the ...

All Things Move

Par (auteur) Jeannie Marshall
Catégories: Mémoires

A deeply personal search for meaning in Michelangelo’s frescoes—and an impassioned defence of the role of art in a fractured age.

What do we hope to get out of seeing a famous piece of art? Jeannie ...

An Anthology of Monsters

An Anthology of Monsters by Cherie Dimaline, award-winning author of The Marrow Thieves, is the tale of an intricate dance with life-long anxiety. It is about how the stories we tell ourselves can help ...

On Writing and Failure

Par (auteur) Stephen Marche
Catégories: Biographies (ouvrages généraux)
Séries: Field Notes

Writing is, and always will be, an act defined by failure. The best plan is to just get used to it.

Failure is a topic discussed in every creative writing department in the world, but this is the book ...

Je ferai le tour du monde

À l’aube de l’adolescence, Alexandra Szacka est chassée de son pays natal et forcée à renoncer à sa citoyenneté polonaise. Elle devient donc apatride, pour plusieurs années. Est-ce cela qui ...

Yogi stripper

Par (auteur) Marie-Claude Renaud
Catégories: Autobiographies
Séries: Flammèches

Y avait pas juste l’argent pour rendre ça plaisant. Tout ce désir axé sur ma petite personne enivrait mon ego trop mal nourri... en plus des plaisirs sensoriels, sensuels et sexuels qui sont montés ...

I Will Live for Both of Us

Born at a traditional Inuit camp in what is now Nunavut, Joan Scottie has spent decades protecting the Inuit hunting way of life, most famously with her long battle against the uranium mining industry. ...

The Art of Misadventure

Par (auteur) Dave Brosha
Avant-propos de Curtis Jones
Catégories: Biographies d’artistes

Experience the quirky missteps, humorous adventures, and professional development of a renowned Canadian photographer in this entertaining memoir.


Join Canadian photographer, explorer, Fellow of the ...

Dancing in Small Spaces

An unstintingly honest and surprisingly humorous memoir that charts a couple’s parallel diagnoses of Parkinson’s and Lewy body dementia.

In 2011, Leslie Davidson and her husband Lincoln Ford were enjoying ...