Story House

Author: Timothy Taylor

Publisher: Vintage Canada

Price: $21, TP


Author Timothy Taylor has written a powerful novel about the binds that hold people and buildings together. Two half-brothers, Graham and Elliot, agree to restore the house their architect father designed for a TV program. The brothers resent each other and quickly learn this project is much more difficult than they originally thought. This page-turner not only tells a beautiful story, it also has a great supporting cast of characters.


Still Life With Husband

Author: Lauren Fox

Publisher: Alfred A. Knopf

Price: $29.95, HC

Emily is a 30-year-old freelance writer who lives with her husband Kevin, a technical writer who is pressuring her to start a family. However, she just doesn’t want children right now. When Emily meets David, a young reporter, she is tempted to do things she never thought she would even consider. Living with her increasing guilty conscience, Emily has to make the toughest decision of her life.