Book Tours

Chicken Soup for the Arrogant Soul

Tim Sandlin | Posted 02.08.2014 | Canada Living
Tim Sandlin

If you go on a book tour, I would advise against behaving like a jerk. The media escorts gossip. With a minimum of prodding, they dish the dirt. Jeffrey Archer is a legend for his bad behaviour. Next most arrogant, rude and demanding are the editors from the Chicken Soup for the Soul series. Think about that.

Canada's Top 10 Outings For Book-Loving Families

Posted 09.26.2013 | Canada Living

Whether you're hoping to pry your young bookworm out of the books and into the real world, or you want to get your budding video game addicts excited ...

Globe's Reaction to Jan Wong Depression Put Journalism in a Sad Place

Peter Worthington | Posted 08.09.2012 | Canada
Peter Worthington

Jan Wong was one of Canada's ace reporters. She won readers and admirers for the Globe and Mail. Then suddenly, a couple of years ago, she vanished from the pages of her paper. Why? Because she suffered from depression, and management refused to acknowledge the fact; they thought she was just being lazy. One has some sympathy with the Globe's misunderstanding, but it's come at the cost of the thinning of the ranks of honest frontline journalism.