Books by Camilla Gibb

Camilla Gibb was born in London, England, and grew up in Toronto. She has B.A. in anthropology and Middle Eastern studies from the University of Toronto, completed her Ph.D. in social anthropology at Oxford University in 1997, and spent two years at the U


THE BEAUTY OF HUMANITY MOVEMENT by Camilla Gibb
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: March 21, 2011

"As a history told through food, this is very good; as a novel, it lacks a little savor."
London born, Toronto-based novelist Gibb (Sweetness in the Belly, 2006, etc.) focuses her latest novel on a group of dissident 1950s artists and what the ruthless regime did to them. Read full book review >
SWEETNESS IN THE BELLY by Camilla Gibb
MYSTERY THRILLER
Released: March 20, 2006

"A poem to belief and to the displaced—humane, resonant, original, impressive."
A white Muslim woman's affecting spiritual and emotional quests, as a misfit in two cultures. Read full book review >
MOUTHING THE WORDS by Camilla Gibb
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: April 1, 2001

"Brilliant and unsettling: one of the creepiest coming-of-age stories since The Butcher Boy."
A rather disturbing comic novel by newcomer Gibb depicts an unhappy childhood in an oddly jolly tone. Read full book review >