“The ultimate CanLit cocktail party book.” — Quill & Quire


“Here is my prize read for those interested in writers, books, Canada, life, and all that kind of thing.”

— Alice Munro

“No one has done more for Canadian Literature than this man, Douglas Gibson.”

— Alistair MacLeod


Stories about . . .

Stephen Leacock, W.O. Mitchell, Hugh MacLennan, Peter C. Newman, Robertson Davies, Mavis Gallant, Brian Mulroney, Morley Callaghan, Barry Broadfoot, Pierre Trudeau, Harold Horwood, Jack Hodgins, Val Ross, James Houston, Charles Ritchie, Peter Gzowski, Bob Hunter, R.D. Symons, Alistair MacLeod, Paul Martin, Alice Munro

. . . and many others