Why I Wrote This Book: Issue #28
Why I Wrote This Book: Issue #28

Why do your favourite Canadian authors write the books they write? Let’s find out in this exclusive feature here at The Miramichi Reader.

Celebrate Asian Heritage Month with TMR!
Celebrate Asian Heritage Month with TMR!

May is Asian Heritage Month in Canada. What better way to mark the occasion than to read books written by Asian Canadian writers. Here are 10 books recommended by the TMR editorial team!

Water Confidential by Susan Blacklin
Water Confidential by Susan Blacklin

Water is a basic human right. In 2024, in Canada, there are First Nations Communities that have been living under Boil Water Advisories for up to 28 years.

We Are Already Ghosts by Kit Dobson
We Are Already Ghosts by Kit Dobson

There is a lyricism to Kit Dobson’s prose in We Are Already Ghosts, a way of revealing detail that is at once both elegant and calculated in its precision, distinguishing the novel by its tempered restraint.

Work to be Done: Selected Essays and Reviews by Bruce Whiteman
Work to be Done: Selected Essays and Reviews by Bruce Whiteman

Bruce Whiteman is a man of letters. 

The Off Season by Amber Cowie
The Off Season by Amber Cowie

A fan of dark mysteries, especially when they have good family characters with depth and good conflict, I was eager to dive in.

Go: A Memoir of Movement by Jesse O’Reilly-Conlin 
Go: A Memoir of Movement by Jesse O’Reilly-Conlin 

Go: A Memoir of Movement. Immediately, I love the engagement. As though joining something already in progress.

Kara Griffin’s Flitt’s Call: At Home on the Shores of Prince Edward Island
Kara Griffin’s Flitt’s Call: At Home on the Shores of Prince Edward Island

Kara Griffin’s Flitt’s Call is a wonderful picture book that aims to educate young children about the bank swallow and its home on Prince Edward Island, and hopes to inspire children to protect the environment.

May’s “Blind Date with a Book” Giveaway!
May’s “Blind Date with a Book” Giveaway!

What is the TMR “Win a Blind Date With a Book” giveaway? How can one one join? First of all, TMR, in collaboration with some of Canada’s finest publishers, is giving away one current fiction title per month in 2024.

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