...a gifted story-teller and a gracious writer...Volkswagen Blues is a gem of a book. -- Kitchener-Waterloo Record
A wonderfully lively and entertaining trip... This is a splendid book. -- The Toronto Star
Jacques Poulin is one of the finest and most underrated novelists in Quebec. -- The Globe and Mail
One of the best novels of the 1980s. -- Le Devoir
Shares a mix of detached humour, fantasy and compassion with Vonnegut and Salinger. -- Saskatoon Star-Phoenix
From the Publisher
Volkswagen Blues is one of several volumes selected as part of Cormorant's classic reprint line. These editions feature updated cover art, a more streamlined text design and a reduced list price. Other titles currently available in this format include: Lives of the Saints by Nino Ricci, Tyler's Cape by Darren Greer, and A Casual Brutality by Neil Bissoondath.