|Recently, Gregory Betts and I had the rare pleasure of recording with legendary Canadian (& Lunarian) poet, bill bissett.|
This has been an immensely surprising and gratifying year. My novel, Yiddish for Pirates, has, very happily, received some very nice attention and appeared on several lists. I am both blabberfasted as well as delighted.
The Globe 100 Best Books of the Year
National Post Best Books of the 2016 (#27)
CBC Books 12 Best Debut novels of 2016
Quill and Quire editor’s pick
CBC Books Best Books of 2016
“National Bestseller”: has appeared on the CBC Books, The Maclean’s, The Globe and Mail, McNally-Robinson, and Toronto Star lists.
Scotiabank Giller Prize finalist
Governor-General’s Literary Award Fiction finalist