Reviews

Praise for Renee Saklikar’s children of air india

Posted by admin on December 16, 2013 at 12:44 pm

Many words of praise for Renée Sarojini Saklikar‘s children of air india following her highly successful Vancouver and New Westminster launches of the book, as well as a reading for English/Creative Writing students at Thompson River University (pictured). “This poetry collection is beautiful, devastating, difficult and important. Difficult in terms of subject matter, but yet [...]

Delta Optimist review of Tim Bowling’s Selected

Posted by admin on July 8, 2013 at 4:06 pm

Tim Bowling, born and raised in Ladner, BC, comes home to launch his milestone collection and gets a glowing review of his new Selected Poems in the Delta Optimist. Bowling celebrates 20 years of writing with his latest collection, which will fittingly be launched at the Ladner Pioneer Library on Thursday, July 11 at 7 [...]

Open Book Toronto features Sandy Pool’s Undark

Posted by admin on June 17, 2013 at 3:40 pm

Sandy Pool‘s latest Trillium-nominated collection, Undark: An Oratorio, gets a thorough and insightful review on Open Book Toronto. Reviewer Alessandro Porco, delves into the historical, political, visual and structural substance of this collection, noting the complexity with which Pool approaches the compelling subject matter of the Radium Women of the early 1900s. The review concludes [...]

Brad Cran gets high praise in Vancouver Sun review

Posted by admin on June 12, 2013 at 12:52 pm

Brad Cran receives high praise from fellow Vancouver author, Dennis E. Bolen in his new, insightful review of  Ink on Paper in the Vancouver Sun: “These writings are the chronicles of a mind steeped in social awareness, probing the possibilities of true connection with the world, improvement of the human lot, and redemption of the [...]