Harbour Publishing's Fall 2022 catalogue, which includes forthcoming releases from Nightwood Editions, is now available for download here! Read on for short summaries of the Fall 2022 books from Nightwood Editions.
O Canada Crosswords: Book 23 • Gwen Sjogren
In this latest instalment of O Canada Crosswords, author Gwen Sjogren mines the national landscape to unearth a wealth of witty wordplay, a motherlode of puns and a bonanza of Canadiana in 75 all-new puzzles.
The Rooftop Garden • Menaka Raman-Wilms
A novel about a researcher who studies seaweed in warming oceans, and her childhood friend whose dissatisfaction with life leads him to join a group of radicalized men who are angry at society.
The Descendants • Robert Chursinoff
Seven years after a brutal encounter with the Hells Angels, two ex-lovers, Jonah Seeger and Ruby Samarodin, return to their Doukhobor religious community in the mountains of British Columbia to heal and start new lives.
The Punishment • Joseph Dandurand
The latest addition to the oeuvre of prolific Kwantlen writer Joseph Dandurand, whose stunning previous collection, The East Side of It All, was shortlisted for the Griffin Poetry Prize.
Shapeshifters • Délani Valin
In this collection, Délani Valin explores the cost of finding the perfect mask. Through a lens of urban Métis experience and neurodivergence, Valin takes on a series of personas as an act of empathy as resistance.
The Big Melt • Emily Riddle
This debut poetry collection, rooted in nehiyaw thought and urban millennial life events, examines what it means to repair kinship, contend with fraught history, go home and contemplate prairie ndn utopia in the era of late capitalism and climate change.