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September 14, 2017

Librairie Drawn & Quarterly Books of the Week - September 14, 2017

In the weekly Librairie Drawn & Quarterly Books of the Week, the Montreal bookstore recommends several new works of fiction, art books, periodicals, and comics.

Librairie Drawn & Quarterly is one of Montreal's premiere independent bookstores.

Afterglow: A Dog Memoir

Afterglow: A Dog Memoir
by Eileen Myles

An impressionistic portrait of a poet’s muse and confidant—a pit bull named Rosie—from the ineffable Eileen Myles.

Tongues: Chapter 1

Tongues: Chapter 1
by Anders Nilsen

A retelling of the tale of Prometheus, set against the backdrop of rival groups warring over oil-rich wilderness, featuring Anders Nilsen’s trademark poetry, virtuosic art, and humanity.

Everywhere Disappeared

Everywhere Disappeared
by Patrick Kyle

Torontonian Patrick Kyle’s reputation as a “keen observer of the absurd”, is further evidenced in this wonderful collection of short comics, published by Koyama Press.

While Standing in Line for Death

While Standing in Line for Death
by CAConrad

A truly heartrending collection of poems and rituals borne from CAConrad’s grief after the murder of his boyfriend.

Sing, Unburied, Sing

Sing, Unburied, Sing
by Jesmyn Ward

Sing,Unburied, Sing is a searing account of an interracial family in the contemporary American South, rendered in guttural and lyrical prose, from National Book Award-winning author Jesmyn Ward.

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other Librairie Drawn & Quarterly Books of the Week

Antiheroines (interviews with up and coming female comics artists)
Atomic Books Comics Preview (weekly new comics and graphic novel highlights)
Book Notes (authors create music playlists for their book)
guest book reviews
musician/author interviews
Note Books (musicians discuss literature)
Short Cuts (writers pair a song with their short story or essay)
WORD Bookstores Books of the Week (weekly new book highlights)

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