Life is About Losing Everything courageously recounts an ugly side of life.
- Toronto Review of Books
... raw and honest ... although [Crosbie's] experiences are unique, the themes are universal.
- Post City Magazines
... focused, lucid, and darkly comic ...
- Winnipeg Review
Should we try to separate fact from fiction? Can we? Provocative, entertaining and poignant, Life is About Losing Everything makes us sweat for the answers.
- Vancouver Sun
.... brilliant ... [Crosbie] will have even the most hard-boiled reader sobbing.
- Edmonton Journal
... powerful ... Life is About Losing Everything [is] a book that is felt as much as it is read.
- Rover Arts
... an immaculate mix of humour, drama and beauty ... the book is a feral creature, full of intense love even when it bites.
... a finely carved, blood-stained shiv of a book, beautiful and brutal ...
- National Post
Imagine Courtney Love with the benefits of a graduate education, or Kathy Acker slightly gentled by CanLit prettiness and politesse.
- Globe and Mail
... superb ... absolutely beautiful ...
- NOW Toronto