I, BartlebyFront Cover
I, Bartleby
By Meredith Quartermain

In these quirky, imaginative stories about writing and writers, Bartleby, scrivener (a.k.a. Quartermain), goes her stubborn way haunted by Pauline Johnson, Malcolm Lowry, Robin Blaser, Daphne Marlatt, and other forebears. Who is writing whom, these stories ask in their musing reflections—the writer or the written? The thinker or the alphabet? The calligrapher or the pictograms hidden in her Chinese characters?


$14.95 | 128 pages | Pub. Date: 2015
5 W × 8.5 H × .75 D inches
Fiction | Backlist | Bisac: FIC019000
ISBN 13: 9780889229181 | Rights: WORLD

In Search of New BabylonFront Cover
In Search of New Babylon
Translated by W. Donald Wilson
By Dominique Scali

Winner 2015 Winner, First Novel Award in Chambéry

Short-listed 2015 Finalist, Governor General’s Literary Award (2015)

Short-listed 2015 Grand Prix du livre de Montréal

Short-listed 2015 Prix des libraires du Québec

In this atmospheric, post–Cormac McCarthy western novel, four disparate characters criss-cross the desert in pursuit of an impossible ideal. Along the way, these wily characters captivate and intrigue as they seek the American dream in a lawless town in the 1860s. Reverend Aaron is found lying unconscious on the dusty…


$16.95 | 320 pages | Pub. Date: 2017
5.5 W × 8.5 H × 1.25 D inches
Fiction | Backlist | Bisac: FIC019000
ISBN 13: 9781772011241 | Rights: WORLD

In the Shadow of the VultureFront Cover
In the Shadow of the Vulture
By George Ryga

Short-listed 1986 BC Book Prize: Ethel Wilson Fiction Prize

Set in the desert at the Mexico-U.S.A. border, this novel deals with the hope and despair of immigrant labourers.


$24.95 | 288 pages | Pub. Date: 1985
6.00 W × 9.00 H × 1 D inches
Fiction | Backlist | Bisac: FIC019000
ISBN 13: 9780889222335 | Rights: WORLD