"An eloquent victory of the human spirit in combat with itself."
— Globe and Mail
"One of the most honest and courageous attempts in Canadian writing to grapple with ultimate truth."
— Books in Canada
LEONARD COHEN's artistic career began with the publication of Let Us Compare Mythologies. Since then, he has published twelve books, including two novels, The Favourite Game and Beautiful Losers, and, most recently, Stranger Music: Selected Poems and Songs and the #1 national bestseller Book of Longing. He has made eighteen albums, the latest being Live in London. Numerous tribute albums, in many languages, have celebrated his songs.
A tremendous gift. An inspirational treasure. I regret not reading this sooner.Published 11 days ago by Chaya Rosen
Everything Leonard Cohen does is great, except sing. So, what I love about this merciful book is that he doesn't sing. His songs are great but his voice isn't. Read morePublished 9 months ago by SILHOUETTE
I started this book and initially found it very dark and sad, but as I proceeded I discovered the beauty and hope in the brilliant prose. Read morePublished 10 months ago by Ray Strodl