Now available in an exclusive ebook bundle, Scotiabank Giller Prize finalist Zoe Whittall’s acclaimed novels are vivid and elegant portraits of modern life.
In Holding Still for As Long As Possible, a robust, elegantly plotted, and ultimately life-affirming novel, Zoe Whittall presents a dazzling portrait of the Millennial Generation through an unusual love triangle involving Billy, a former teen idol, now an anxiety-ridden agoraphobic; Josh, a shy transgender paramedic who travels the city patching up damaged bodies; and Amy, a fashionable filmmaker coping with her first broken heart.
The Best Kind of People, a finalist for the Scotiabank Giller Prize and a national bestseller, is a stunning tour de force about the unravelling of an all-American family after a beloved husband and father is arrested for sexual impropriety at a prestigious prep school.
Zoe Whittall is the author of several novels, including the critically acclaimed Holding Still For As Long As Possible and Bottle Rocket Hearts, a Globe and Mail Best Book of 2007. She has a master's degree from the University of Guelph. Originally from Quebec, she has lived in Toronto since 1997.