Atlantic Book Awards

13 Apr

Rafael Has Pretty Eyes is this year’s winner of the Alistair MacLeod short-fiction award. Click.


22 Aug


Rafael Has Pretty Eyes readings and workshops are scheduled for September and October 2022. The first event is the AfterWords Literary Festival in Halifax followed by the Marble Mountain Literary Festival in NL and the Frye Festival in Moncton, NB.

Review: ABT and The Miramachi Reader

19 Jan

“Rafael Has Pretty Eyes is an eclectic short story collection, firmly Maritimer in its language and setting. It flips expectations on their head. McCluskey’s execution of surprise is masterful.” Reviews are on the Rafael Has Pretty Eyes page.