Quill & Quire has posted my recent review of The Return, by Dany Laferrière. You may recall this novel, translated from the French by David Homel, making the long list for this year's Giller Prize. I wasn't exactly blown away by the book, but I still think there's enough in it to make it worth reading.
I have another review in the pages of Q&Q right now, but it doesn't seem to be online yet. I'll post the link as soon as it is.
is a writer and editor, originally from the Maritimes, now living in Toronto. He has published one novel, entitled Off Book (Norwood Publishing, Halifax, 2007) and has a second, entitled Sad Peninsula, forthcoming from Dundurn Press in 2014. He has also published a number of short stories and poems in journals around Canada. He holds an undergraduate degree in journalism and a master's degree in creative writing.