Books

Imagining Lao Tzu

Above: Author Wayne Ng (Photo: Contributed) “The journey of a thousand miles begins with one step.” People around the world have often quoted this…

Plantations

by PATRIA RIVERA The river’s slime comes slow precise drunk With the song the far light spoke On wide pulsar screens Wordless tired soldiers…

Book battles

Photo: Wikimedia Commons Freedom to Read Week is an occasion to remember that battles are still being fought to keep Canadian public libraries free…

A young reader’s cocoon

Young bibliophiles are in for a different sort of tongue-twisting experience when they visit the Rainbow Caterpillar, a one-of-a-kind, multilingual bookshop for children in…

A jewel of a book

  by MARITES N. SISON  I recently met a young Iranian student from York University who was pleasantly flabbergasted that I was so taken…