01 December 2010

The Canada Doctor: Second Visit

The second part of my review of The Canada Doctor by Clay Perry and John L.E. Pell now appears, revised and rewritten, in my new book:
The Dusty Bookcase:
A Journey Through Canada's
Forgotten, Neglected, and Suppressed Writing
Available at the very best bookstores and through


  1. You may be the first person since 1933 to read this novel. And may be the last.

  2. What? You mean to say that I've tempted no one?

    Well, you may be right - I could well be the last person to ever read the novel (especially when one takes scarcity into account). I note that under current American copyright law, print on demand folks won't be able to touch the thing until 2032.