Praise for Childhood
“André Alexis is a genuine talent.” — Richard Bachmann, A Different Drummer Books
“Alexis [has an] astute understanding of the madly shimmering, beautifully weaving patterns created by what we have agreed to call memory.” — Ottawa Citizen
“Although Canada boasts many promising young writers, the most promising of all may be André Alexis. . . .” — London Free Press
“Alexis already knows what it takes many grey wise men a lifetime to realize: that neither memory nor history is a straight line.” — Edmonton Journal
From the Hardcover edition.