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Wiebe, Rudy: Come Back

Wiebe, Rudy Come Back Knopf Canada, 2014 HC 268 pages Western Canadian writer Rudy Wiebe’s latest novel, Come Back is a searing, psychologically rich cri de coeur — an elderly father’s confused, enraged, heartbroken appeal to the universe to find … Continue reading

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Low-profile CanLit Classics: five (or so) Canadian books that deserve your attention

Consolation by Michael Redhill.  From the author of Martin Sloane, and long-listed for the Booker, this novel should have become an instant Canadian classic. Sweeter Than All the World by Rudy Wiebe.  One of a handful of books that I’ve … Continue reading

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Wiebe, Rudy: Sweeter Than All the World

Sweeter Than All the World Rudy Wiebe Knopf Canada, 2001 Hardcover First published in:  Books in Canada, 2002 Review by: Kerry Riley Adam Wiebe, the central protagonist in Canadian writer Rudy Wiebe’s wonderful new novel, Sweeter Than All the World, … Continue reading

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