A Thousand Farewells
By Nahlah Ayed (Penguin, $18)
THE former Winnipegger's memoir takes us from her childhood in a Palestinian refugee camp to her experiences as a CBC foreign correspondent.
By Tom Reiss (Broadway, $18)
THIS U.S. Pulitzer Prize-winning work of history tells the forgotten story of the 18th-century general Alex Dumas, son of French novelist Alexandre Dumas.
By Gordon Pinsent (McClelland & Stewart, $22)
ONE of Canada's most distinguished actors recalls his charmed life.