news | Tuesday May 7, 2024

Mona Awad's Montréal Reading List in the New York Times

The Fat Woman Next Door Is Pregnant

Author Mona Awad wrote about Montréal, the city where she grew up, in the New York Times and has put together a recommended reading list of classic Montréal books to read before commencing a visit. Among Awad’s list of excellent, quintessential titles is The Fat Woman Next Door Is Pregnant by Michel Tremblay and translated into English by Sheila Fischman, a novel set in working-class Le Plateau Mont Royal in the 40s.

Check out Awad’s complete list of suggested titles here.