Category Archives: Leacock Medal for Humour

Shall We Join the Ladies? by Eric Nicol

Nicol, Eric. Shall We Join the Ladies? Toronto: Ryerson Press, 1955. Completed: 31 August 2010 Another winner of the Leacock Medal for Humour (1956).  Nicol has won 3 Leacock Medals.  No one has won more (although four other authors have … Continue reading

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The Outside Chance of Maximilian Glick by Morley Torgov

Torgov, Morley. The Outside Chance of Maximilian Glick. Toronto: Lester & Orphen Dennys Ltd. 1982. Completed: 28 August 2010 One Leacock leads to another.  In this case a winner of the Leacock Medal for Humour in 1983.  One of my … Continue reading

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Nonsense Novels by Stephen Leacock

Leacock, Stephen. Nonsense Novels. Toronto: McClelland and Stewart Ltd.,  1965. Completed: 11 August 2010 They don’t come anymore Canadian than this, a Leacock book published in the New Canadian Library (No. 35, collect them all) by “the Canadian Publishers” at … Continue reading

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