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Bound but not gagged

Bound but not gagged is the rabble book lounge blog where you'll find news and views about progressive authors, publishers, bookstores and just about anything books! To read our reviews visit http://rabble.ca/books

Blog - Bound but not gagged April 9
Kaitlin McNabb | Babble Book Club will host Registered Professional Planner Eric Doherty for the final discussion of Straphanger this Friday, April 12 at 2 p.m. EST.
Blog - Bound but not gagged February 20
Kaitlin McNabb | Babble Book Club's newest selection is Straphanger by Taras Grescoe, which discusses mass transit and cities that use alternatives to automobiles.
Blog - Bound but not gagged January 17
Kaitlin McNabb | Babble Book Club's newest selection is the interwoven narrative about a fictional Saskatchewan town and its inhabitants, Cool Water by Dianne Warren.
Blog - Bound but not gagged December 30
Kaitlin McNabb | People Park author Pasha Malla will be joining Babble Book Club's discussion of his novel in the book lounge.
Blog - Bound but not gagged December 14
Photo of People Park sourced from House of Anansi.
Kaitlin McNabb | Babble Book Club's newest selection is People Park by Pasha Malla, an apocalyptic and dizzying multiple narrative tale about displacement and isolation.
Blog - Bound but not gagged November 7
Kaitlin McNabb | Babble Book Club's latest selection is "Paved with Good Intentions" and the final discussion will be with author Nik Barry-Shaw on Saturday, December 8 at 6:30 p.m. EST.
Blog - Bound but not gagged October 30
Kaitlin McNabb | Babble Book Club will have the final discussion of all the opinions and ideas behind the question "what are the best Canadian short stories?"
Blog - Bound but not gagged October 16
Margery Fee | UBC professor and "Canadian Literature" editor Margery Fee contributes and discusses one of her favourite Canadian short stories, Lee Maracles's "Yin Chin", for the Babble Book Club discussion.
Blog - Bound but not gagged October 15
Michael Stewart | Michael Stewart discusses the difference between the asthmatic short story and its bulky cousin the novel and how to appreciate and read this nuanced genre.
Blog - Bound but not gagged October 1
Kaitlin McNabb | Author Sarah Kathryn York stopped the babble book lounge to join the Babble Book Club in discussing her novel The Anatomy of Edouard Beaupre.
Blog - Bound but not gagged September 26
Kaitlin McNabb | Babble Book Club would like to take on the debate and controversy of 'what is the best Canadian short story' by sharing everyone's favourite stories and discussing what a short story actually is.
Blog - Bound but not gagged August 23
Kaitlin McNabb | Author Sarah Kathryn York joins the Babble Book Club for discussion of her novel, and book club selection, The Anatomy of Edouard Beaupre Tuesday September 25 7:30 p.m. EST.
Blog - Bound but not gagged August 17
Kaitlin McNabb | Babble Book Club, in partnership with Coteau Books, is giving away two free copies of the latest selection The Anatomy of Edouard Beaupre.
Blog - Bound but not gagged August 10
Kaitlin McNabb | The Babble Book Club final discussion for The Wayfinders by Wade Davis is taking place this Sunday, August 12 at 3 p.m. EST in the Babble Book Lounge.
Blog - Bound but not gagged July 30
Theresa Ketterling | Have you seen a book exchange in your neighbourhood? Send us proof immediately!
Blog - Bound but not gagged July 20
Kaitlin McNabb | Babble Book Club will have its final discussion of The Wayfinders by Wade Davis on Sunday, August 12 at 3 p.m. EST/12 p.m. PST.
Blog - Bound but not gagged June 25
This Cake Is For The Party by Sarah Selecky was on the short list for the Giller Prize and was published by Thomas Alllen Publishers
Chad Pelley | Whether you know it or not, what we mean by "a small press" is "a Canadian press publishing Canadian authors."
Blog - Bound but not gagged June 15
"The best indie lit under one umbrella"
Theresa Ketterling | Heritage Minister James Moore has reversed his department's decision to cut funding to the Literary Press Group. The cuts represented one third of the group's revenue.
Blog - Bound but not gagged June 12
50 Shades of Grey book cover
Theresa Ketterling | Erotica writer and editor Rachel Kramer Bussel and Venus Envy founder Shelley Taylor chat with rabble about EL James' super popular, sexually explicit romance.
Blog - Bound but not gagged June 8
The Bone Cage by Angie Abdou
Theresa Ketterling | The Department of Canadian Heritage will not be funding the Literary Press Group of Canada, an organization which represents 47 small publishers nationwide.
Blog - Bound but not gagged May 22
Kaitlin McNabb | Join author Kevin Chong at the Babble Book Club Sunday June 24 for a discussion of his novel, and current book club selection, Beauty Plus Pity.
Blog - Bound but not gagged May 11
Kaitlin McNabb | rabble.ca, in partnership with Arsenal Pulp Press, is giving away five free copies of the Babble Book Club's latest selection, Beauty Plus Pity, to the first five correct answers!
Blog - Bound but not gagged April 26
Photo property of jdxyw sourced through Creative Commons.
Kaitlin McNabb | The Babble Book Club discussion of Food Inc is coming up on Sunday, April 29 3 p.m. EST/12 p.m. PST. Join us to discuss the book, movie and anything food politics!
Blog - Bound but not gagged April 17
Photo courtesy of artefatica via Creative Commons.
Kaitlin McNabb | Celebrate Earth Week by getting involved and learning more about the urban agriculture movement with these book selections.
Blog - Bound but not gagged April 10
Kaitlin McNabb | Recap of the Babble Book Club discussion with author Farzana Doctor on her compelling novel, Six Metres of Pavement.
Blog - Bound but not gagged April 6
Kaitlin McNabb | The Babble Book Club selected Food Inc. as its newest book, to coincide with Earth Week and the Vegan Challenge, and will have its final discussion on April 29.
Blog - Bound but not gagged April 4
Photo by Neal Boenzi/New York Times Co./Getty Images via Creative Commons.
Kaitlin McNabb | Let us remember great poet and activist Adrienne Rich and continue the messages and ideas this great pioneer brought forth.
Blog - Bound but not gagged March 14
Kaitlin McNabb | Lynn Coady stopped by the Babble Book Lounge to discuss her novel, The Antagonist, with the Babble Book Club and here are some of the highlights!
Blog - Bound but not gagged March 13
Kaitlin McNabb | Farzana Doctor joins the Babble Book Club on Monday, April 2, 6 p.m. EST/3 p.m. PST for the final discussion of her novel, Six Metres of Pavement.
Blog - Bound but not gagged March 8
Kaitlin McNabb | Celebrate International Women's Day by recognizing not everyone fits or puts themselves into the gender binary.

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