Tag Archives: English-Canada

Selected by JO LEE Magazine, Canada, as one of 16 “World’s Top Authors”

Canadian magazine JO LEE selected 16 World’s Top Authors from countries around the world, and I am the Israeli selection. Read story >>>

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Rights for The Hilltop sold to Scribner in the US

North American rights for The Hilltop were sold to Paul Whitlatch at Scribner Books, the excellent publisher of Don Delillo, Stephen King and many others, a division of Simon & Schuster.

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Almost Dead on the OBOC blog favorite-books-of-the-year list

Phil Robinson from the One Book, One Community program blog in Waterloo, Canada, chose Almost Dead among his favorite books of 2010. Read full article >>>

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Falafel Review published in The Associative Press, Canada

A falafel review was published in the Yukon, Canada magazine, The Associative Press. The piece is a translation of one of the reviews from the collection, Eating Standing Up. Read the review and about the book >>> Read about and … Get to know more »

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Review of Almost Dead in Winnipeg Free Press

“This darkly comic and profoundly moving novel should be compulsory reading for everyone who ventures an opinion on the Israeli-Palestinian conflict.” Review of Almost Dead by Sharon Chisvin in the Winnipeg Free Press. Read full review >>>

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Review of Almost Dead in Edmonton Journal, Canada

Fahmi gradually emerges as much more than a cipher. In fact, with Croc’s essentially apolitical nature, his relatively privileged social position and his more or less conventional response to his extraordinary situation, it’s finally “”Fahmi’s story that emerges as the … Get to know more »

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Review of Almoist Dead in The Globe and Mail, Canada

“an ambitious novel that succeeds in large part because of its brutal honesty and fearlessness, painting a vivid picture of the most insoluble conflict of our time with a master’s hand.” Review by Jonathan Papernick in The Globe and Mail, … Get to know more »

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Almost Dead in SummerSmackDown in Indigo, Canada

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Interview in the Jewish Canadian News

Interview by Sheldon Kirshner in the Canadian Jewish News. Read full article >>>

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Toronto airport

Writer of flight-fiction…

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Q & A in National Post, Canada

“Gavron has done a rare thing: create a dark comic novel about terrorism and territory…” Q & A with Brad Frenette in The Afterword, literary blog of Canadian daily newspaper, the National Post. Read full interview >>>

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Almost Dead – Canadian cover

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US Almost Dead reading tour: April-May 2010

US reading tour full schedule: April 21st: Cornell University, New York, NY.  16:30 (Hebrew) and 20:00 (English). Event details April 22nd: Boston, MA. 19:00, 19:00, Young Israel, 62 Green Street, Brookline MA. Event details April 23rd: Harvard University, Cambridge, MA, … Get to know more »

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