Books

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…