The Golden Son

Shilpi Somaya Gowda tops the Canadian bestseller list with The Golden Son (Harper Avenue). Shortly after winning both the Rogers Writers’ Trust Fiction Award and the Giller Prize, André Alexis’ Fifteen Dogs rose quickly to #5 on the list.
– Toronto Star

Be prepared to get out your pencil crayons, because 9/10 of this season’s most wished for books on are adult colouring books. Even Stephen King didn’t make the top 10.
– National Post

Jay MillAr and Hazel Millar host powerhouses Miriam Toews, André Alexis, and many others in their pie-loving salon run out of their home, the HIJ House Reading Series.
Toronto Star

A French publisher has set up free short story dispensers for commuters. These literary vending machines have had an overwhelming response, printing over 10,000 stories in just 2 weeks. Let’s bring these to Canada so some of us can actually enjoy the TTC.
The Guardian