Derek McCormack's newest novel is The Show That Smells (ECW Press, 2008). His last novel, The Haunted Hillbilly (ECW Press, 2005), was named a Best Book of the year by the Globe & Mail and the Village Voice, and was nominated for a Lambda Award. Christmas Days (Anansi, 2005), a non-fiction collaboration with the cartoonist Seth, will be published in paperback in time for Christmas '09. He is a fashion columnist for the National Post.