Ann Walmsley is a magazine journalist whose work has appeared in The Globe and Mail and Maclean's. She is the recipient of four National Magazine Awards, a Canadian Business Journalism Award and two International Regional Magazine Awards. She founded her first book club at age nine.
`A testament to what reading together can do... Walmsley shows how
reading and rehabilitation can go hand-in-hand.' * Times
Literary Supplement *
`Reveals the redemptive power of reading, with unexpected and morally acute insights from some of Canada's most fierce criminals.' * The Lady *
`A terrific read that offers a glimpse into a world that is at once constricted yet capable of great emotional generosity.' -- Steven Galloway, author of The Cellist of Sarajevo
`A soulful exploration of men's hearts and minds...Funny and full of insight...A wonderful read.' -- Ann Dowsett Johnston, author of Drink: The Intimate Relationship Between Women and Alcohol