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BOOK REVIEW

THE LITTLE GIRL WHO WAS TOO FOND OF MATCHES by Gaétan Soucy
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Nov. 1, 2001

"The latter's death, and the impingement of the 'real world' on the siblings' forced solitude, are narrated in hushed tones that resonate with both suggestive psychological complexity and the emotional coloring of an ancient ballad or folktale."
There's a bit of Mervyn Peake's classic fantasy Gormenghast and a whiff of V.C. Andrews's maudlin gothic Flowers in the Attic in this effectively creepy chamber piece from a popular Montreal author, appearing here for the first time. Read full book review >