MENU

Displaying 1 to 15 of 80 12345
Bird Arsonist

This Product is Not Yet Available

Add to Shopping Cart 9781554201853
0 Currently In Stock PAPERBACK $16.00 2/2/2022

Bird Arsonist

New Star Books

They say that the language of birds is the closest to that of the divine. They also say that poetry is the unacknowledged legislator of the world. In BIRD ARSONIST, Tom Prime and Gary Barwin—like all good avant-gardists—flip these commonplaces on th...

Learn More...

Miskwagoode

This Product is Not Yet Available

Add to Shopping Cart 9781554201846
0 Currently In Stock PAPERBACK $16.00 2/2/2022

Miskwagoode

New Star Books

Taken from the Anishinaabe word for "woman," MISKWAGOODE is a lyrical portrayal of unreconciled Indigenous experience under colonialism, past and present.Annharte is Miskwa, and so is Annharte's mother, who disappeared when the author was a girl. MI...

Learn More...

Screen Captures: Film in the Age of Emergency
Add to Shopping Cart 9781554201754
36 Currently In Stock PAPERBACK $20.00 9/30/2021

Screen Captures: Film in the Age of Emergency

New Star Books

Literary Nonfiction. Film. "We've met before, haven't we?" The grand illusion of our era is that we're at the end of history and cinema is now no more than tranquilizing entertainment. What we've lost sight of is the political undercurrent running t...

Learn More...

Ghost Geographies: Fictions
Add to Shopping Cart 9781554201792
14 Currently In Stock PAPERBACK $20.00 9/16/2021

Ghost Geographies: Fictions

New Star Books

Fiction. Short Stories. Fleeing communist Budapest by air balloon, a wrestler tries to reinvent himself in Canada. On a formal invitation from the Party's General Secretary, a Belgian bureaucrat "defects" to communist Hungary, chasing the dream of a...

Learn More...

Could Be: New Poems
Add to Shopping Cart 9781554201785
6 Currently In Stock PAPERBACK $16.00 6/24/2021

Could Be: New Poems

New Star Books

Poetry. "Still producing at the height of his powers" is a cliche that rarely applies as well as it does to George Bowering's recent output. In COULD BE: NEW POEMS, gathering work since his close call five years ago, Bowering shows off a wiser, thou...

Learn More...

Soft Zipper
Add to Shopping Cart 9781554201723
21 Currently In Stock PAPERBACK $17.00 3/25/2021

Soft Zipper

New Star Books

Literary Nonfiction. Memoir. This engaging memoir relates stories about George Bowering's small-town BC upbringing and his parents—his father long dead and his mother more recently passed on at the age of 100—while at the same time honouring the aut...

Learn More...

Outside: A Novel
Add to Shopping Cart 9781554201686
14 Currently In Stock PAPERBACK $20.00 3/11/2021

Outside: A Novel

New Star Books

Fiction. David Woods, a first-year teacher, shares his grade-4 students' passion for nature and their reluctance to be hemmed in by classroom walls. He pushes the boundaries of risk and the constraints of school board policy, leading his class on ou...

Learn More...

The Wig-Maker
Add to Shopping Cart 9781554201716
28 Currently In Stock PAPERBACK $16.00 3/11/2021

The Wig-Maker

New Star Books

Poetry. Memoir. Abandoned by her mother and abused by her father as a child, Janet has sought to unearth and articulate the questions around her upbringing and her family's past ever since. Recounting her story to Sharon, she found a receptive ear, ...

Learn More...

The Renter
Add to Shopping Cart 9781554201631
36 Currently In Stock PAPERBACK $16.00 2/25/2021

The Renter

New Star Books

Fiction. Jewish Studies. THE RENTER, Michael Tregebov's fourth novel, is set in Winnipeg Beach, Manitoba's version of cottage country, ca. 1968. Once the preserve of the city's establishment, by the time the events of the novel take place, Winnipeg ...

Learn More...

Hungry Slingshots
Add to Shopping Cart 9781554201563
29 Currently In Stock PAPERBACK $16.00 4/23/2020

Hungry Slingshots

New Star Books

Poetry. Since his first book, The Mood Embosser, was published in 2001, Louis Cabri has established himself as one of the most distinctive, and entertaining, poets in Canada. Steeped in the transformative poetics of the post-New American Poetry of L...

Learn More...

The Smallest Objective
Add to Shopping Cart 9781554201556
10 Currently In Stock PAPERBACK $19.00 4/23/2020

The Smallest Objective

New Star Books

Literary Nonfiction. Jewish Studies. Personal Memoir. A lantern slide, a faded recipe book, a postcard from Mexico, a nugget of fool's gold—such are the clues available to the narrator of THE SMALLEST OBJECTIVE as she excavates for buried treasure i...

Learn More...

Writing and Reading
Add to Shopping Cart 9781554201549
11 Currently In Stock PAPERBACK $16.00 11/28/2019

Writing and Reading

New Star Books

Literary Nonfiction. George Bowering has been provoking and inspiring writers and readers for half a century. While he may be better known for his poetry and fiction, the essay holds an equally important place in his work. WRITING AND READING includ...

Learn More...

Shot Rock
Add to Shopping Cart 9781554201532
58 Currently In Stock PAPERBACK $20.00 9/26/2019

Shot Rock

New Star Books

Fiction. Campus politics collide with curling club realities, releasing pent-up forces and triggering a chain reaction of unintended consequences. Blackie and his curling buddies find themselves whipped up by Blackie's university-age son to oppose t...

Learn More...

I Am a City Still But Soon I Shan't Be
Add to Shopping Cart 9781554201525
41 Currently In Stock PAPERBACK $16.00 9/19/2019

I Am a City Still But Soon I Shan't Be

New Star Books

Poetry. In nine Cantos—spheres of hell—Roger Farr's I AM A CITY STILL BUT SOON I SHAN'T BE metabolizes the modernist long poem to provide a new, psychogeographical I—witness account of the post—Real city. Avoiding the worn paths of the flaneur, Farr...

Learn More...

Collapsible
Add to Shopping Cart 9781554201518
66 Currently In Stock PAPERBACK $16.00 2/28/2019

Collapsible

New Star Books

Fiction. Short Stories. The short story form is unambiguously un-dead in this new album of thirty fictions from Tim Conley, coming at the reader in a variety of shapes and guises running the gamut from elliptical micro–fictions to tales of the inexp...

Learn More...

Displaying 1 to 15 of 80 12345
 
Sign up for SPD e-newsletters