I’m honoured that Ellen in Pieces has been selected as one of “10 fantastic reads” by CBC Books. Congratulations to all the authors.
A big thanks to Globe and Mail arts reporter Marsha Lederman for her coverage of the life of a typical mid-list, middle-age writer: me!
Thanks to Zoomer Magazine for selecting Ellen in Pieces as Book of the Week.
Check out the Canada Writes feature How I Wrote It. Today’s posting: “How I Wrote Ellen in Pieces.”
It was an honour to write the introduction to the new issue of Marian Engel’s classic novel. Thanks to House of Anansi for the opportunity and for their important A-list series.
Ellen in Pieces is on The Toronto Star’s best summer reading list! Available 19 August. See the full list of recommended books.
Here’s the final version of the cover of Ellen In Pieces designed by the talented Michel Vrana!
Thrilled to have received an Advanced Reading Copy of Ellen in Pieces. Thank you Harper Collins!
I’m delighted to be previewing a story from my upcoming novel Ellen in Pieces (Harper Collins 2014) at the Vancouver Writers Festival Incite reading series, March 5th. The evening will be a celebration of 13: Best Canadian Stories (Oberon Press), which includes “Ellen-Celine, Celine-Ellen,” winner of the Gold Medal Award for Fiction at the 2013 National Magazine Awards. I’ll share the stage with Cynthia Flood and Zoey Leigh Peterson. Click here for more details.
I just received my contributor’s copy of 13: Best Canadian Stories, selected by the inimitable John Metcalf. This volume republishes “Ellen-Celine, Celine-Ellen,” which first appeared in Canadian Notes and Queries and won the 2013 National Magazine Award Gold Medal for Fiction. Wonderful to be between the covers with the likes of Cynthia Flood, Clark Blaise, Elisabeth De Mariaffi. Thank you Oberon Press for its commitment to this series.