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Days by Moonlight

Days by Moonlight( )
Author: Alexis, André
Publication Date:Apr 2019
Publisher:Coach House Books
Book Format:Paperback
List Price:USD $17.95
Book Description:

Botanist Alfred Homer, ever hopeful and constantly surprised, is invited on a road tripby his parents' friend, Professor Morgan Bruno, who wants company as he tries tounearth the story of the mysterious poet John Skennen. But this is no ordinary roadtrip. Alfred and the Professor encounter towns where Black residents speak only insign language and towns that hold Indigenous Parades: it is a land of house burnings,werewolves, and witches.

Complete with Alfred's drawings...
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Book Details
Detailed Subjects: Fiction / General
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):5.42 x 8.3 x 0.79 Inches
Book Weight:0.726 Pounds
Author Biography
Alexis, André (Author)
André Alexis was born in Trinidad and raised in Canada, where he has lived since he was three years old. His works include Despair and Other Stories of Ottawa, Childhood, and Fifteen Dogs, which won the 2015 Scotiabank Giller Prize.

His short fiction has appeared in literary journals and anthologies and he has also written extensively for radio and theater. Several of his plays have been produced in Vancouver and Toronto, and he has been a playwright-in-residence for the Canadian Stage Company. Alexis also writes reviews for The Globe and Mail, and he is a contributing editor to This Magazine, a bimonthly Canadian alternative journal.


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