Reader’s Corner

Reader’s Corner: A lively novel sure to spark conversation

Reader’s Corner: A lively novel sure to spark conversation

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September’s Reader’s Corner comes from the Box of Delights Bookshop in Wolfville, NS Relative Happiness by Lesley Crewe; $17.95 (pb) 9781771082099, 384 pp. Nimbus Publishing, Movie Edition: June 2014 Easy to get into and hard to put down. Lexie Ivy is an endearing character; her kindness and insecurity will be recognizable to many. When she is forced to make a bittersweet romantic choice, readers will inevitably…

Reader’s Corner: Short stories marrying art and politics

Reader’s Corner: Short stories marrying art and politics

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September’s Reader’s Corner comes from the Box of Delights Bookshop in Wolfville, NS Everything is so Political edited by Sandra McIntyre $19.95 (pb)$16.95 (epub) 9781552665497 (pb), 9781552665947 (epub), 200 pp. Roseway Publishing, May 2013 A collection of short fiction is sometimes a refreshing alternative to a novel. By offering a variety of creative perspectives on the many different kinds of relationships Canadians have to our political process,…