Title: Second Life of Samuel Tyne : A novel. 1st in dj.
Publisher:  Knopf Canada, 2004, ISBN:0676976301
Seller ID: 95602
EDUGYAN, Esi. The Second Life of Samuel Tyne : A novel . (Toronto): Knopf Canada, (2004). First Printing. Pp. (6),-328,(2). 8vo, brown paper covered boards with copper lettering to spine. The first novel by the 2011 GillerPrize-winner. "A young man of great primse when he emigrated from Ghana in 1955, Samuel Tyne was determined to accomplish great things. Fifteen years later, he's languishing as a low-level civil servant in Calgary when he un expectedly inherits his uncnle's crumbling mansion in nearby Aster. Despitehis wife's resistance and the complains of his sullen thirteen-year-old tw in daughters, Samuel quits his job and moves the family to the town. For here, he belives, is that fabled second chance and he is determined not to fail again." - from the dust jacket. Very good in lightly rubbed, unclipped dust jacket. 20.00