Tag Archives: Deptford Trilogy

106. The Manticore (Robertson Davies)

The Manticore was my final book of 2017 and the final read for my 2017 CanadianContent BINGO card. ┬áIt fulfilled the square of a Canadian book published in my birth year (eek… 1972 for those who were wondering). The week … Continue reading

Posted in Canadian, Fiction | Tagged , , | 1 Comment

31. Fifth Business (Robertson Davies)

“This is one of the cruelties of the theatre of life; we all think of ourselves as stars and rarely recognize it when we are indeed mere supporting characters or even supernumeraries”. Somehow, I missed reading Fifth Business in high … Continue reading

Posted in Canadian, CBC's 100 Books That Make You Proud to be Canadian, Classic, Historical Fiction | Tagged , , | 7 Comments