R.P. MacIntyre

 R.P. MacIntyre is an actor, playwright, director and one of Canada’s most acclaimed authors of fiction with young adult voices. He is the author of Yuletide Blues (1991), The Blue Camaro (1994), and The Crying Jesus (1997). His story “The Rink” — published in The Blue Jean Collection (1994) and The Blue Camaro — won the 1993 Vicky Metcalf Short Story Award and was made into a film in 1997. He is also the editor of Up All Night (Thistledown Press, 2001) Takes: Stories for Young Adults which won the 1996 Saskatchewan Book Award for Publishing in Education and the Canadian Library Association’s 1997 Young Adult Award. R.P. MacIntyre lives in LaRonge, Saskatchewan.










young adult short fiction

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Teacher Resource Guide

The Blue Camaro

ISBN: 978-1-895449-23-5

trade paper / 160 pages / 1994

From the winner of the 1993 Vicky Metcalf Short Story Award and the author of the immensely popular novel Yuletide Blues, comes a stunning new collection of short fiction that will move you to both laughter and tears.

“... a collection of short stories that is, quite simply, a terrific success.” 
Books in Canada.



Barclay, Pat. “Inspired lessons.” Books in Canada (December 1994): 57-8.
Canadian Content (Fall 1994).
Caton, Jacolyn. “Children's Book Reviews.” Regina Sun . October 9, 1994.
Clemence, Verne. “Luck, he claims. . . don't believe it.” Saskatoon Star-Phoenix . August 6, 1994. C6.
Demers, Patricia. “Crashing ahead from moment to moment: teen short stories.” Canadian Children's Literature 80 (1995): 77-8.
Jenkinson, Dave. Canadian Book Review Annual (January 1995): 6151.
Mackey, Margaret. Canadian Materials (November/December 1994): 230.
Mortin, Jenni. “MacIntyre speaks for male teens.” Saskatoon Star-Phoenix . August 6, 1994. C6.
Norrie, Helen. “Powerful stories amuse and horrify.” Winnipeg Free Press . October 9, 1994.
Pearson, Kit. Quill & Quire (June 1994).
Pugh, Terry. “Blue Camaro navigates uncertain road.” NeWest Review (December 1994/January 1995): 28.

Ages 13+

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