Another graduate of the UBC Creative Writing department, Victoria-raised Clea Young had an agent prior to the publication of her first collection stories, having had three stories included the The Journey Prize Stories collections, along with stories published in Event, Grain, The Fiddlehead, The Malahat Review, Prairie Fire, Room, and Coming Attractions 13 (Oberon Press). When she was an Artistic Associate at the Vancouver Writers Festival, she released her first fiction collection, Teardown (Freehand Books, 2016), described as an arresting collection about the way we live now. SEE REVIEW BELOW

The book was launched at the Book Warehouse (4118 Main St, Vancouver) on October 4, with special guest Zoey Leigh Peterson.

SEE REVIEW BELOW

BOOKS:

Teardown (Freehand Books 2016) $19.95 978-988298-01-6

[BCBW 2016]