the Back Seat
... and other short stories
of age, no matter the age!
reading this book.
missed my subway stop. The only other
writer who comes close to making me miss subway stops is Robert Sawyer.
The short stories in the collection are excellently written and have
fascinating characters. Although the stories mostly take place in
Toronto, this geographical restriction did not affect my enjoyment of
the book. I strongly recommend this book to anyone who enjoys short
fiction." - Steve G
tragic. Often hilarious. Frequently
poignant. And always uplifting. Rebel
In The Back Seat
will make you smile, make you laugh, make you feel and just might cause
you to reflect on growing up -- the good, the not always good,
and the painful ... And yes,
even the funny moments too.
"Rebel in the Back Seat
is about fathers, sons, brothers and hockey ... Lima draws
yet gentle picture of coming of age, family and memory.
written stories with subtlety, humor and lasting power ... One
the joys of reading this book is the
pleasure of discovering a new and clear voice in fiction. Highly
recommended." - Tony
Back Seat, a
collection of coming of age, no matter
the age, short stories includes:
characters in Rebel
fictional, they feel like real men,
using their knowledge and intuition to find real solutions
-- at least to find
the best solutions they can find. Does that mean Rebel
is not for women? While the main characters are primarily male, women
looking for insight into the problems and doubts that plague
men, and how they attempt to deal with them, will appreciate the
insight into minds of men.
Nignt On Ossington Avenue
Conquest of Kong
Winter of Whisky
Whiter Shade of
In The Back
the Back Seat is
truly a coming of age set of stories reminiscent of Stephen
tale. The title story is
riveting, powerful with original
lines that easily captivate" - Rusti
L Lehay, Freelance Writer