Getting the World Just Right: Q&A with Heather Jessup


Heather Jessup’s first novel, The Lightning Field, was published this fall by Gaspereau Press. Described in The Telegraph-Journal as a “supersonic debut,” the book follows the life of Peter Jacobs, who engineered wings of the Avro Arrow jet plane, his wife Lucy, whose poignant struggles with motherhood and suburban life are interrupted and permananently altered when she is struck by lightning on...

A TRB Q&A with Grant Lawrence, Author of Adventures in Solitude


Grant Lawrence is probably best known to Canadians as a voice on the radio (or podcast). He has been the host of various CBC Radio shows for years, and has weekly podcast, CBC Radio 3 Podcast with Grant Lawrence, that showcases Canadian indie music. He was also the lead singer in The Smugglers, an indie rock band out of Vancouver. Adventures in Solitude: What Not to Wear to a Nude Potluck and...