In today’s paper, I talk to Richard Ford about his new novel, Canada.
The fifth installment in my series, A Publisher’s Year, appears in today’s paper.
Recently, I went to Canada’s Wonderland for the first time in over a decade. I rode their newest coaster, Leviathan. Read all about it here.
A few years ago, I bought a small illustration showing the intersection of College and Grace streets, not far from where I live. In today’s National Post, I talk to the artist, Michael Cho, about his new book, Back Alleys and Urban Landscapes.
On Thursday, author Calvin Trillin and comedian Seán Cullen will join Charles Foran, author of Mordecai: The Life and Times, for an onstage discussion about the life of the late Canadian novelist and humourist Mordecai Richler as part of PEN Canada’s Ideas in Dialogue series. I talk to Trillin and Foran about the man and his work in today’s National Post.
In today’s paper I profile upstart Canadian thriller writer Owen Laukkanen, author of The Professionals.
In The Orchard, The Swallows, is one of the best books I’ve read so far this year. I talk to its author, Peter Hobbs, is today’s paper.