A nuanced study of love, displacement and the quicksilver nature of certitude, its prose gleams with emotional clarity
Compelling and thoughtful . . . Thien has a gift for beautifully shaped images that she uses to powerful effect
Confident, captivating, surprising and engaging... Each character offers something distinctly charming and real. All illumine different facets of humanity, war and the distortion of perception and memory, and each perspective has the potential to rewrite the story anew
San Francisco Chronicle
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Essays & Memoir | Granta 141
Madeleine Thien and Catherine Leroux introduce Granta 141: Canada in both English and French.