Books published by Esplanade Books


Dominoes at the Crossroads

Esplanade Books | January 20, 2020 | 180 pages
In Dominoes at the Crossroads Kaie Kellough maps an alternate nation--one populated by Caribbean Canadians who hopscotch across the country. The characters navigate race, class, and coming-of-age. Seeking opportunity, some fade into the world around them, even as their minds hitchhike, dream, and... More Info

Swing in the House and Other Stories

Esplanade Books | May 1, 2015 | 180 pages
Great Canadian writing out of Quebec, which features stories about families in their most private moments Swing in the House paints an utterly contemporary portrait of Canadian families. Anand pulls back the curtains to reveal the unspoken complexities within the modern home, from sibling rivalries... More Info


Esplanade Books | April 15, 2019 | 160 pages
Montreal is in the grips of one of its summer heat waves, when searing temperatures have a way of making its residents cast aside their better judgment. A young twenty-something works the night shift at a call center, her only company the disembodied voices of the customers who call in to complain.... More Info