Whether its Toronto, a French or Italian town, Pierre L'Abbe's stories are rich with a sense of place where the ambiance and characters fuse in a loaded sense of expectation. The characters, much like those in Henry James, challenge the norms of their overbearing societies. Nothing turns out as expected, and the twists often come with a dose of black humour.
These darkly humorous stories contain richly illustrated characters whose interaction with the stories' ambiance creates a loaded sense of expectation. Twists and surprises abound as the players challenge the norms of their overbearing societies.