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Reviews

Old Habits

  • Books in Canada (September 1993)
    Carey, Barbara. "Home and the World." Multiple book review, including Old Habits.

  • Canadian Book Review Annual (Vol. 20 [1994?])
    Dickson, Lisa A. Review of Old Habits.

  • Canadian Literature 146 (Autumn 1995)
    Snyder, J. R. Review of Old Habits by Rhona McAdam, A Fine Grammar of Bones by Meira Cook, Black Cup by Theresa Kishkan, no visual scars by Angela Hryniuk and Grasping Men's Metaphors by Sharon H. Nelson.

  • Canadian Materials (October 1993)
    Dempsey, Ian. Multiple book review, including Old Habits.

  • English Studies: A Journal of English Language & Literature (Vol. 76, No. 2, March 1995)
    Multiple book review, including Old Habits.

  • Edmonton Journal (December 5, 1993)
    Sacuta, Norm. "A cultivated alternative to self-mutilation." Review of Old Habits.

  • New Humanist (Vol. 109, No. 1, February 1994)
    Lawson, Sarah. Review of Old Habits.

  • NeWest Review (April/May 1994)
    Drummond, Robbie Newton. "Mastery of Craft." Review of Rhona McAdam, Old Habits and Robert Hilles, A Breath at a Time.

  • Odyssey (Winter 1993)
    Charles, Tony. Review of Birdhouse Contributions by Hume Cronyn and Old Habits by Rhona McAdam.

  • Orbis (Winter 1993/1994)
    Review of Old Habits, Rhona McAdam; Thinking Egg, Jacqueline Brown; John Donne in Jarrow, Tom Kelly; Mocking the Afflicted, Terence Kelly; Bluebells Goodbye, Paul Ward; Slow Dancer 30, ed. John Harvey.

  • PN Review (101, January/February 1995)
    Hulse, Michael. "Knowing and Going." Review of Selima Hill, A Little Book of Meat; Rhona McAdam, Old Habits; John Gallas, Flying Carpets over Filbert Street.

  • Scratch (Winter 1993/1994)
    Robinson, Mark. "And Briefly: Some other new books worth your attention." Multiple book review, including Old Habits.

  • Stand (Winter 1994/95)
    Beale, Fred. Multiple book review, including Old Habits.

  • Victoria Times-Colonist (October 25, 1993)
    Lillard, Charles. "An Audience of One." Review of Rhona McAdamís Old Habits and Brian Brettís Poems New and Selected.

  • Writing Women (Vol. 10, No. 2, 1994)
    Baker, Jenn. Review of Old Habits.

Creating the Country

  • Alberta Report (August 20, 1990)
    Ingram, Mathew. Review of Creating the Country.

  • Books in Canada (January-February 1990)
    "Brief Reviews" Review of Creating the Country.

  • Canadian Book Review Annual (December 28, 1990)
    Vaisius, Andrew. Review of Creating the Country.

  • Canadian Literature 130 (1991): 173-175.
    Ware, Martin. "Absence and Presence." Review of Creating the Country by Rhona McAdam, Carnival of Longing by Kristjana Gunnars, and The Look-Out Tower by Geoffrey Ursell.

  • Canadian Materials (January 1990)
    Mervold, Deborah. Review of Creating the Country.

  • Kingston Whig-Standard (December 9, 1989)
    Brown, Allan. Review of Creating the Country.

  • Malahat Review 90 (Spring 1990)
    Ruzesky, Jay. Review of Rhona McAdam, Creating the Country.

  • Museletter (Spring 1993)
    Dempster, Barry. Multiple book review, including Creating the Country.

  • Prairie Fire (Autumn 1991)
    Mierau, Maurice. Review of Rhona McAdam, Creating the Country and Maara Haas, why isnít everybody dancing.

  • University of Toronto Quarterly V. 60 No. 1 (Fall 1990).
    Hatch, Ronald B. "Poetry." Multiple book review, including Creating the Country.


Hour of the Pearl

  • Calgary Herald (May 24, 1987)
    Wiseman, Chris. "Thistledown Presents Prairie Poets in Full Bloom." Review of Forgetting How to Fly by Mark Lowey; Hour of the Pearl by Rhona McAdam; Southeasterly by Andrew Wreggitt.

  • Canadian Book Review Annual (1987)
    Mouton-Barrett, Donalee. Review of Hour of the Pearl.

  • Canadian Literature 118 (1988).
    Attridge, Robert. Review of 4722 Rue Berri by Mona Fertig and Hour of the Pearl by Rhona McAdam.

  • Canadian Materials (Vol. XV, No. 5)
    Lockett, Elizabeth. Review of Hour of the Pearl.

  • Choice (September 1987)
    Almon, B. Review of Hour of the Pearl.

  • Edmonton Journal (August 8, 1987)
    Hume, Stephen. "New volumes trumpet range, energy of Alberta poets." Review of Forgetting How to Fly by Mark Lowey; Hour of the Pearl by Rhona McAdam; Southeasterly by Andrew Wreggitt; Frieze by John Lent.

  • Event (Vol. 16, No. 3, Fall 1987)
    Gom, Leona. "Second Look." Review of Rhona McAdam, Hour of the Pearl; Jan Conn, The Fabulous Disguise of Ourselves; Susan Glickman, The Power to Move.

  • Freelance (December-January 1987-88)
    Christie, Linda. Review of Hour of the Pearl.

  • Poetry Canada Review (Vol.9, No. 3, Summer 1988)
    Almon, Bert. Review of Hour of the Pearl.

  • [Unknown source][n.d.]
    Halliday, David. Review of Kenneth Radu, Letter to a Distant Father; Eric Layman, To a Stark and Clean Place; Rhona McAdam, Hour of the Pearl.


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