Guernica author Melanie Janisse‘s book, Orioles in the Oranges, is reviewed by Peter McKay in the current edition of Broken Pencil.
“Janisse, herself part Metis, uses the legend and her own exquisite skills to weave together a cohesive body of work,” writes McKay. “It’s the fusion of modern with legend, rural with urban that makes the book exciting and defines Janisse’s crafty and at times haunting voice.”
Read the full review online at Broken Pencil: http://www.brokenpencil.com/view.php?id=3553
Melanie Janisse’s Orioles in the Oranges is available from Guernica Editions:
Order Online: Amazon.com
Canada: University of Toronto Press Distribution (800-565-9523)
USA: Independent Publishers Group (800-888-4741)
Europe: Gazelle Book Services (0-152-46-87-65)
Posted in News, Reviews.
– March 16, 2010