Days of Destruction, Days of Revolt
By Chris Hedges and Joe Sacco (Vintage, $20)
JOURNALIST Chris Hedges and cartoonist Joe Sacco portray the U.S. as a suffering nation on the cusp of widespread revolt.
Watching the Dark
By Peter Robinson (Vintage, $20)
YORKSHIRE detective Alan Banks is back for his 20th mystery outing, and this time he's investigating the murder of one of his own.
Dance, Gladys, Dance
By Cassie Stocks (NeWest Press, $20)
THIS comic debut by an Edmonton writer, about a wayward young woman who meets an elderly woman, won this year's Leacock Medal for Humour.