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For Want of a Fir Tree: Ukraine Undone
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For Want of a Fir Tree: Ukraine Undone

Linda Leith Publishing

Literary Nonfiction. How can a country at peace suddenly be plunged into war? What compels hitherto peaceable citizens to take up arms and kill one another? In FOR WANT OF A FIR TREE: UKRAINE UNDONE, Frédérick Lavoie tells Artyom, a four-year-old ch...

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Taximan: Stories and Anecdotes from the Back Seat
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Taximan: Stories and Anecdotes from the Back Seat

Linda Leith Publishing

Fiction. African & African American Studies. In the taxi rides you're about to take, you'll be in the company of some classic drivers and of a perspicacious and sharp-eyed passenger, the writer and broadcaster Stanley Péan. Veteran translator David ...

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Rebellion
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Rebellion

Linda Leith Publishing

Fiction. Women's Studies. Translated by Alexandra Andresen Leitao. REBELLION is Portuguese literary celebrity Cristina Carvalho's international debut. Born a rebel, Lena escapes her provincial existence and heads for Lisbon as a young woman to make ...

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Hutchison Street
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Hutchison Street

Linda Leith Publishing

Fiction. Jewish Studies. Translated by Judith Woodsworth. With one side in Mile End and the other in Outremont, Hutchison Street is inhabited by characters from many different backgrounds, including a community of Hasidim and a writer whose newest p...

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The Philistine
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The Philistine

Linda Leith Publishing

Fiction. LGBTQIA Studies. Middle Eastern Studies. Nadia Eid doesn't know it yet, but she's about to change her life. It's the end of the '80s and she hasn't seen her Palestinian father since he left Montreal years ago to take a job in Egypt, promisi...

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The Vetala
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The Vetala

Linda Leith Publishing

Fiction. Asian & Asian American Studies. Professor Nada Marjanovic has spent more than twenty years translating an obscure Sanskrit text on the vetala, a parasitic, vampire-like being that possesses the bodies of his victims. When her mentor and col...

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The Apocalypse of Morgan Turner
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The Apocalypse of Morgan Turner

Linda Leith Publishing

Fiction. Women's Studies. Morgan Turner's grief over her sister's brutal murder has become a rut, an everyday horror she is caught in along with her estranged parents and chilly older brother. In search of a way out, she delves the depths of a facto...

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Dr. Bethune's Children
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Dr. Bethune's Children

Linda Leith Publishing

Fiction. Asian & Asian American Studies. Xue Yiwei's life has been marked by that of the legendary Montréal surgeon Norman Bethune, who died in China in the cause of Communism. Like other Chinese of his generation — the generation that has turned Ch...

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Nan Goldin: The Warrior Medusa
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Nan Goldin: The Warrior Medusa

Linda Leith Publishing

Literary Nonfiction. Women's Studies. Photography. In her new book, the feminist author Martine Delvaux links her own experience as a writer with that of the American photographer and installation artist Nan Goldin, whose life has been marked by the...

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The Carpenter from Montreal
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The Carpenter from Montreal

Linda Leith Publishing

Fiction. Noir. Worlds collide when a naïve young heiress takes a tumble for a bootlegger with a murderous temper and his business partner falls in love with Montreal, the way Americans are prone to do. One world war has ended and a second is in the ...

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What Is To Be Done?
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What Is To Be Done?

Linda Leith Publishing

Drama. Women's Studies. Mavis Gallant's only play, WHAT IS TO BE DONE?, which premiered at Toronto's Tarragon Theatre on November 11, 1982, is a comedy that opens in 1942, in the heat of the battle against Fascism, when it was possible for Canadians...

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