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Hero. Advance Reading Copy.

By: BUTLER, Paul.

Price: $12.50

Publisher: Vagrant Press, Halifax, 2009,:

Seller ID: 82391


BUTLER, Paul. Hero. (Halifax) : Vagrant Press, (2009). Advance Reading Copy. Pp (6),[1]-218. 8vo, illustrated red card covers. A new novel by this Newfoundland author. “In a St. John's hospital in 1945, Elsa Evans keeps a furtive vigil over the deathbed of Abram Kean, the renowned sealing captain, and retraces part of her life interwoven with those of her former employers,Simon and Sarah Jenson. On the morning of July 1916, Lt. Simon Jenson, sev erely shell-shocked and demoralized after a year and a half in the trenches, fails in leadership, hanging behind his men as they march through no-ma... View more info

Audience of Chairs. Uncorrected Proof.

By: CLARK, Joan

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Knopf Canada, Toronto, 2005,:

Seller ID: 85201


CLARK, Joan. An Audience of Chairs. (Toronto): Alfred A. Knopf Canada, (2006). Uncorrected Proof. Pp. (10),3-353,(3). 8vo, yellow card covers with black spine. This is the story of woman long burdened by mental illness who has created a manageable life for herself in rural Cape Breton. Now Moranna is determined to leave and to go up to Halifax to attend the marriage of oneof her long lost daughters. From the pen of the author of the internationa lly acclaimed novel Latitudes of Melt. Smudge to bottom edge, else very good. 25.00 View more info

Audience of Chairs. Uncorrected Proof, inscribed.

By: CLARK, Joan

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Knopf Canada, Toronto, 2005,:

Seller ID: 101404


CLARK, Joan. An Audience of Chairs. (Toronto): Alfred A. Knopf Canada, (2006). Uncorrected Proof. Pp. (10),3-353,(3). 8vo, yellow card covers with black spine. This is the story of woman long burdened by mental illness who has created a manageable life for herself in rural Cape Breton. Now Moranna is determined to leave and to go up to Halifax to attend the marriage of oneof her long lost daughters. From the pen of the author of the internationa lly acclaimed novel Latitudes of Melt. Very good. Signed and inscribed by Clark on the title page. 30.00 View more info

Wreckage. advance reading copy. signed

By: CRUMMEY, Michael

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Doubleday Canada, Toronto, 2005,:

Seller ID: 75804


CRUMMEY, Michael. The Wreckage . A novel. Toronto: Doubleday, (2005). Advance Reading Copy. Pp. (10),1-360,(2). 8vo, illustrated bluish-grey card covers. A novel by the Newfoundland author. Vg. Signed and inscribed by the author. 30.00 View more info

You Could Believe in Nothing : A novel. proof.

By: FITZPATRICK, Jamie

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Vagrant Press, Halifax, 2011,:

Seller ID: 95132


FITZPATRICK, Jamie. You Could Believe in Nothing : A novel . (Halifax): Vagrant Press, (2011). Advance Reading Copy. Pp. (6),1-261,(5). 8vo, illustrated greym card covers with green spine. The Newfoundland-born author's firstnovel. "Set into a wet spring in St. John's, its rinks, streets, and bars, and the sunken map of old haunts, 'You Could Believe in Nothing' is a biti ng, often hilarious study of familiarity. Fitzpatrick underlines how littlewe sometimes know about the people and places we know best -- including ou rselves." - from the rear cover. Very good. 12.00 View more info

Creation: A Novel. . Advance Uncorrected Proof

By: GOVIER, Katherine

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Random House, Toronto, 2002,:

Seller ID: 54444


GOVIER, Katherine. Creation: A Novel. [Toronto] : Random House, [2002]. Advance uncorrected proof. Pp. 309. 8vo, off-white card covers, black titles to front and spine. The seventh novel by the acclaimed Canadian author, she tells the story of John James Audubon's travels between Newfoundland and Labrador, exploring the "[...] fateful summer in the life of a man as untamedas his subjects". Front cover creased at spine, two tiny smudges, else ver y good. 20.00 View more info

Double Blind

By: HALLETT, Michelle Butler.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Killick Press, St. John’s, Nfld., 2007, ISBN:1897174217:

Seller ID: 78711


HALLETT, Michelle Butler. Double Blind [a Novel]. (St. John’s, Nfld.): Killick Press, (2007). Uncorrected proof. Pp. 236. 8vo, illus. brown card covers. Front cover tail crease, else vg. 10.00 View more info

Inside. proof.

By: HARVEY, Kenneth J.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Random House, 2006,:

Seller ID: 70764


HARVEY, Kenneth J. Inside . [N.pl.]: Random House Canada, (2006). Uncorrected Proof. Pp. (6),1-282. 8vo, illustrated black and white card covers. The most recent novel by the Newfoundland author. Vg. 15.00 View more info

Right Away Monday. proof.

By: HYNES, Joel Thomas

Price: $15.00

Publisher: HarperCollins, Toronto, 2007,:

Seller ID: 76762


HYNES, Joel Thomas. Right Away Monday. A novel. (Toronto) : HarperCollins, (2007). Uncorrected Proof. Pp. (12),1-363,(1). 8vo, illustrated white card covers. The Newfoundland author's second novel. Vg. 15.00 View more info

Icebergs : A Novel. Advance Reading Copy

By: JOHNS, Rebecca

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Bloomsbury, New York and London, 2005,:

Seller ID: 93402


JOHNS, Rebecca. Icebergs : A Novel. (New York and London) : Bloomsbury, (2005). Advance Reading Copy. Pp (6),1-341,(3). 8vo, illustrated card covers. "In World War II Canada, Walt Dunmore and Al Clark are the only members of their bomber crew to survive a plane wreck on Newfoundland' s Labrador coast- but now they must fight injuries and cold in the sub-zero wilderness. Onthe home front, in a small Canadian farming community, Walt' s young wife Dottie struggles with her own battles: loneliness, worry, and an attractionto an itinerant farm worker. Only one man comes home alive from Labrador... View more info

Navigator of New York. inscribed proof.

By: JOHNSTON, Wayne

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Alfred A. Knopf, 2002,:

Seller ID: 95643


JOHNSTON, Wayne. The Navigator of New York. (Toronto): Alfred A. Knopf, (2002). Advance Reading Copy. Pp. 486. 8vo, blue card covers. Vg. Signed and inscribed by Johnston on the title page. 20.00 View more info

Long Stretch. Reader's Copy / Uncorrected Proofs

By: MacINTYRE, Linden

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Stoddart, Toronto, 1999,:

Seller ID: 33341


MacINTYRE, Linden. The Long Stretch : A Novel. (Tor.) : Stoddart, (1999). Reader's Copy / Uncorrected Proofs. Pp 252. 8vo, card covers. "MacIntyre wasborn in St.Lawrence, Newfoundland, and raised in Port Hastings, Cape Breto n." This is his first novel." Fine. 30.00 View more info

The Violent Friendship of Esther Johnson. Advance Proof Copy.

By: MORGAN-COLE, Trudy J. JOHNSON, Esther) SWIFT, Jonathan)

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Penguin Books Canada, Toronto, 2006,: 2006

Seller ID: 71895


MORGAN-COLE, Trudy J. The Violent Friendship of Esther Johnson. (Toronto) : Penguin Canada, (2006). Advance Proof Copy. Pp. (8),[1]-421,(1). 8vo, art-illustrated dark cardcovers with white spine. Trudy Jeanne Morgan-Cole (b. 1965, St. John's). A fictionalized account about the friendship between Johnson and satirist Jonathan Swift. Esther Johnson (b. March 13, 1681, Richmond, Surrey – d. January 28, 1728, Dublin). "One of literary history's most enduring mysteries, Esther Johnson was the lifelong friend, confidante, muse, and rumoured wife of Jon... View more info

Downhill Chance. proof. signed

By: MORRISSEY, Donna

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Penguin Books, Toronto, 2002,:

Seller ID: 46933


MORRISSEY, Donna. Downhill Chance. (Toronto): Penguin Books, (2002). Uncorrected Proof. Pp. 430. 8vo, ill. card covers. The author's second novel, a story of life in two small, isolated communities in pre-Confederation Newfoundland, during and after WW II. Vg-fine. With a signed inscription by the author with a Happy Face. 75.00 View more info

Kit's Law. proof

By: MORRISSEY, Donna

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Viking, Toronto, 1999,:

Seller ID: 46494


MORRISSEY, Donna. Kit's Law. (Toronto): Viking, (1999). Uncorrected and unpublished proof. Pp 384. 8vo, card covers. A novel set in the 1950s in an isolated Newfoundland port. Small crease to front cover, else vg. 40.00 View more info

Kit's Law. inscribed proof

By: MORRISSEY, Donna

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Viking, Toronto, 1999,:

Seller ID: 95522


MORRISSEY, Donna. Kit's Law. (Toronto): Viking, (1999). Uncorrected and unpublished proof. Pp 384. 8vo, illustrated dark card covers with white spine.A novel set in the 1950s in an isolated Newfoundland port. Very good. Sign ed and inscribed by Morrissey on the title page. 40.00 View more info

Downhill Chance. proof. inscribed

By: MORRISSEY, Donna

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Penguin Books, Toronto, 2002,:

Seller ID: 95640


MORRISSEY, Donna. Downhill Chance. (Toronto): Penguin Books, (2002). Uncorrected Proof. Pp. 430. 8vo, ill. grey card covers. The author's second novel, a story of life in two small, isolated communities in pre-Confederation Newfoundland, during and after WW II. Slight spine roll, else very good. Signed and inscribed by Morrissey on the title page. 20.00 View more info

Path of Most Resistance. Stories. Advance Reading Copy.

By: WANGERSKY, Russell.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Astoria, The House of Anansi Press Inc., Toronto, ON, 2016,:

Seller ID: 112175


WANGERSKY, Russell. The Path of Most Resistance. Stories. (Toronto, ON) : Astoria, The House of Anansi Press, Inc., (2016). Advance Reading Copy. Pp. (12),3-214,(8). 8vo, illustrated pale card covers with black lettering to front, black and blue lettering to spine. "As entertaining as they are insightful, the stories in 'The Path of Most Resistance' are anchored by the concept of veiled hostility in oure veryday lives: ordinary people who are quietly, desperately, and indirectly trying to impose their will on the uncaring world around them. From a woman who compulsively shops for luggage i... View more info

Big Why. pbk. proof. signed

By: WINTER, Michael

Price: $20.00

Publisher: House of Anansi Press, Toronto, 2005,:

Seller ID: 74578


WINTER, Michael. The Big Why . A novel. (Toronto): House of Anansi Press, (2005). Advance Reading Copy. Pp. [12],(1)-376,[4]. 8vo, illustrated blue and yellow card covers. The Newfoundland author's second novel. Vg. Inscribedby the author. 20.00 View more info

Death of Donna Whalen. Uncorrected and Unpublished Proofs

By: WINTER, Michael.

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Hamish Hamilton Canada, Toronto, 2010,:

Seller ID: 90375


WINTER, Michael. The Death of Donna Whalen. (Toronto) : Hamish Hamilton Canada, (2010). Uncorrected and Unpublished Proofs – Confidential. Pp [1]-232,(2). 8vo, illustrated black and white card covers. A novel by Michael Winter of St. John's, Newfoundland. “From acclaimed author Michael Winter comes a profound and austere glimpse of the coercion, denial, and fear that surface in the wake of a brutal murder in St. John's.” - from the back cover. Tiny mark to top fore-edge, note from publisher on copyright page scratched out with pen, else very good. 18.00 View more info