Alison Smith

Alison Smith is the author of The Wedding House, Six Mats and One Year, and the chapbook Fishwork, Dear (2009). She was shortlisted for the 2013 CBC Poetry Prize. Her poems have appeared in Guernica Magazine, Fjords Review, Event Magazine, Rusty Toque, Understorey, and Lemonhound. She lives in New Germany, Nova Scotia.

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The Wedding House
Alison Smith

2001 / Poetry / $12.95
9781894031301 / Trade paper / 104 pp

Ranging from eloquent insights into rural family life reminiscent of David Adams Richards, to a devil-may-care independence and impish wit, Smith’s first book of poetry is a fresh, energetic look at love, family, and the places where they intersect.

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“Smith’s debut work ... is a searing, Generation X-meditation on the value of family and relationships” George Elliott Clarke, Halifax Sunday Herald

Has Special Edition: 9781894031295

Other Books by this Author

This Kind of Thinking Does No Good
Alison Smith

2018 / Canadian Poetry / $18.95 CAN
9781554471690 / Trade paper / 64 pp
Fishwork, Dear
Alison Smith

2010 / Poetry / $5.95 CAN
9781554470907 / Pamphlet / 16 pp
Six Mats and One Year
Alison Smith

2003 / Poetry / $18.95 CAN
9781894031561 / Trade paper / 72 pp
The Wedding House
Alison Smith

2001 / Poetry / $39.95 CAN
9781894031295 / Fine / 104 pp

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