Book picks as published in the July 26, 2017 St. Albert Gazette. For more great reads, check here.
Little Sister : a novel
By Barbara Gowdy
It is high summer, and a band of storms is rolling across the city. Something unusual is also happening to Rose. She loses consciousness and has vivid, realistic dreams of living someone else’s life. Is Rose merely dreaming? Or is she, in fact, inside the body of another woman? Disturbed and entranced, she tries to find out what is happening to her.
Be my Wolff : a novel
By Emma Richler
Emma Richler returns with a major novel about a sister and her adopted brother with a one-of-a-kind connection: a profoundly moving, original love story about the choices we make or create for ourselves. This is a novel of astonishing range and imagination: a love story, an exuberant adventure through time and place, a tale of the most unbreakable ties that bind.