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Coming Through Slaughter

Added on March 17, 2014

Coming Through Slaughter Michael Ondaatje House of Anansi Press, Canada, 1976 Here we have a near fine, signed, first paperback edition of Canadian author Michael Ondaatje’s haunting prose poem, loosely based on the life of jazz trumpeter Buddy Bolden. The only condition issues are slight bumping to the corners and very minor edge creasing and [...]

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Three Day Road

Added on July 19, 2010

Three Day Road Joseph Boyden Viking, Canada, 2005 This incredible First World War novel was inspired by the life of Canada’s most decorated Native soldier, Francis Pegahmagabow. It won the Amazon/Books in Canada First Novel Award and the Rogers Writer’s Trust Fiction Award in 2006, and was nominated for the 2005 Governor General’s Award for [...]

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