The Gift of Literary Stories

The Gift of Literary Stories

A collection for those who stay up later than they should to finish the last page. Browse local Atlantic Canadian fiction, short stories, essays and poetry here. 

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Be Scared of Everything
$20.95
Horror essays that read like Chuck Klosterman filtered through H.P. Lovecraft. Slinging ectoplasm, tombstones, and chainsaws with aplomb, Be Scared...
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The Spoon Stealer
$24.95
Born into a basket of clean sheets—ruining a perfectly good load of laundry—Emmeline never quite fit in on her family's...
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Brighten the Corner Where You Are
$24.95
A brilliant novel reimagining the life of internationally renowned folk artist Maud Lewis by an award-winning author. But I had...
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The Woman in the Attic
$19.95
On the coast of rural Newfoundland, Hannah Fitzgerald's mother has lived her life in near total isolation. When Hannah returns...
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Blaze Island
$24.95
One of "Fiction's Buzziest Books," Globe and Mail Fall Books Preview20 Books We Can’t Wait to Read, Toronto Star Summer...
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Because We Love, We Cry
$17.95
During the global pandemic, Sheree Fitch shared what she calls "moments"—her first-burst warm-up writing exercises, on social media almost every...
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Two for the Tablelands
$22.95
Sebastian Synard is back. It’s the off-season, and the Newfoundland tour guide introduced in One for the Rock has crossed...
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When the Hill Came Down
$22.95
Keefe Williams lives a childhood of neglect and disconnect, feeling completely invisible. Known only for the story of the night...
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Black Matters
$20.00
Halifax’s Poet Laureate Afua Cooper and photographer Wilfried Raussert collaborate in this book of poems and photographs focused on everyday...
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The Hush Sisters
$22.95
***49TH SHELF UTTERLY FANTASTIC BOOK FOR FALL*** Sissy and Ava Hush are estranged, middle-aged sisters with little in common beyond...
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Crow Gulch
$19.95
Shortlisted, Derek Walcott Prize for Poetry and Raymond Souster AwardLonglisted, First Nation Communities READ AwardFrom the author: I cannot let...
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A Touch of Elegance
$20.95
A Touch of Elegance is a lavish collection of heart-warming, witty, sometimes mystical tales of love and loss, betrayal and...
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Spy on Ice
$22.95
It seems like six-foot-nine enforcer Wellington Dunn’s hockey career with the Halifax Buccaneers is about to come to end and...
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Orange from Portugal
$19.95
It's often said that the main export of the Maritimes is Maritimers, and the same is true of Newfoundland. "Going...
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Seeing Martin
$22.00
When art student Mira Samhain loses her father, she becomes preoccupied with images of flesh and anguish. Martin Zorn becomes...
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The Silence of the Vessel
$21.95
A story of mothers and daughters, family, faith and fate. "I want to be a nun." Elspeth, recently retired from...
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