This week we
welcome our first Canadian author to the show. Michael Redhill and I
discuss his new novel, CONSOLATION,
published by Little, Brown.
CONSOLATION is a
beautifully written novel about
, and explores parts of its history. The story weaves back and forth
between 1856 and 1997. The modern characters are fully developed and
there are several fascinating plot lines.
are equally well developed, and as the novel unfolds we see
similarities between the two cultures. Mr. Redhillís first novel,
MARTIN SLOANE, was a finalist for
ís prestigious Giller Prize.
Mr. Redhill is the
publisher of BRICK, a literary magazine; as well as a poet and a
playwright. CONSOLATION is creative and well written novel, one
Iím sure youíll enjoy.