Category Archives: reviews
Danielle, the book blogger behind Bookish Notions, recently reviewed The Dead Kid Detcctive Agency, giving the book what I consider one of the highest compliments imaginable – comparing it to a B-movie. (B-movies are a source of great joy for me.)
Previously, I’d met Danielle at the Eden Mills Writers’ Festival, and she interviewed me for [...]
Recently, I learned of the website 4 Moms, 1 Blog, which is way safer to view at work than one might imagine. The site, curated by four Toronto mothers, looks at the highs and lows of motherhood, raising children and city life. The site also features the occasional book review. One of the titular moms [...]
In extremely nice news, The Dead Kid Detective Agency received some love from Radio Canada International. On it, wonderful author Priscila Uppal talks about the book, how it blends history, supernatural mystery, slapstick and clinical depression, and whether that works or not. An honest to goodness radio review! Listen here:
The Dead Kid Detective Agency was reviewed very favourably by blogger, The Library Lady (Hylary).
One of the best parts of the review is that I turned her around. She started out hating my style, but grew to enjoy it. I love when that happens:
I have to admit that when I first started reading this novel [...]