“Warren Kinsella's book, ‘Fight the Right: A Manual for Surviving the Coming Conservative Apocalypse,’ is of vital importance for American conservatives and other right-leaning individuals to read, learn and understand.”

- The Washington Times

“One of the best books of the year.”

- The Hill Times

“Justin Trudeau’s speech followed Mr. Kinsella’s playbook on beating conservatives chapter and verse...[He followed] the central theme of the Kinsella narrative: “Take back values. That’s what progressives need to do.”

- National Post

“[Kinsella] is a master when it comes to spinning and political planning...”

- George Stroumboulopoulos, CBC TV

“Kinsella pulls no punches in Fight The Right...Fight the Right accomplishes what it sets out to do – provide readers with a glimpse into the kinds of strategies that have made Conservatives successful and lay out a credible roadmap for progressive forces to regain power.”

- Elizabeth Thompson, iPolitics

“[Kinsella] deserves credit for writing this book, period... he is absolutely on the money...[Fight The Right] is well worth picking up.”

- Huffington Post

“Run, don't walk, to get this amazing book.”

- Mike Duncan, Classical 96 radio

“Fight the Right is very interesting and - for conservatives - very provocative.”

- Former Ontario Conservative leader John Tory

“His new book is great! All of his books are great!”

- Tommy Schnurmacher, CJAD

“I absolutely recommend this book.”

- Paul Wells, Maclean’s

“Kinsella puts the Left on the right track with new book!”

- Calgary Herald

Party Favours

Warren Kinsella is the author(!) of Party Favours, published by HarperCollins in 1997. Party Favours briefly flitted onto various best-seller lists, like a beautiful, inoffensive little butterfly. It then met a harsh and lonely death, as all butterflies do.

Excerpt: “Ottawa is an unhappy, unpleasant little place, where a lot gets said and little gets done. Although it aspires to be much more, it isn’t ever going to be more than that: a former lumber town, packed with hundreds of megalomaniacs essentially lacking in souls….I had come to Ottawa with the belief that the good guys and the bad guys were readily distinguishable, and that my job would be to chronicle the achievements of the former, and the misdeeds of the latter. But it hadn’t worked out that way.”

Now it can be revealed to a breathless nation, none of whom suspected it in the least: Warren was Jean Doe! Shock! Horror! In 1997, over a few weekends, Warren wrote a novel (his first and, hopefully, last) called Party Favours. It told the tale of an ambitious Liberal Finance Minister, scheming to overthrow a democratically-elected Liberal Prime Minister. It was a moderate best-seller, but not for long! Far-sighted critics like Warren’s friends Paul Wells and Susan Delacourt lined up to be the first to beat the stuffing out of the well-meaning little roman a clef. A Liberal PM facing a coup led by one of his own cabinet ministers, snorted these high-priced nattering nabobs of negativity. What an absurd plot! What an implausible story! Er…whatever you say, folks.

The Globe and Mail called it “frothy,” as we recall, and Clare Hoy liked it a lot, but that is never something to brag about. Buy it if you dare, and ask yourself: does art (even poorly-executed art) really imitate life? In Ottawa, bien sur.

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