• Eden Robinson's Return Of The Trickster Is A Fitting End To Her Trilogy

    1 month ago - By Health & Lifestyle

    Through two novels now, Heiltsuk teenager Jared Martin has tried to live straight. That means without drugs and alcohol-which is hard, since his mom likes to party-and without magic, which is hard, since his mom is a witch. As Return of the Trickster opens, Jared has just battled his vengeful aunt, who is also a wolf-creature-ogre-thing. He's unable to deny his otherworldly lineage any longer. After that, anybody would need a drink.
    The last book in Eden Robinson' s lauded Trickster trilogy is everything at once, in a good way. It's a page-turner dense with history and lore: gruesome, as...
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  • Eden Robinson On Writing The End Of Her Trickster Trilogy While In Quarantine

    Eden Robinson On Writing The End Of Her Trickster Trilogy While In Quarantine

    1 month ago - By Health & Lifestyle

    Eden Robinson is very easy to talk with. She is relaxed and bubbly, laughing at everything and nothing. It's how she disarms everyone around her. If you are at an event, you will hear Eden before you see her with the sounds of that joviality bursting from deep within her. It is that great Indigenous laugh you hear from your aunties and your sisters and it makes you crave to be a part of her orbit. I've only been in Eden's orbit a couple of times, but in those moments, we have become friends.
    This month, she releases Return of the Trickster, the third book in her Trickster trilogy, a...
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