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By Douglas Gibson

ISBN-10: 1770412530

ISBN-13: 9781770412538

Canada is a rustic wealthy in tales, and few take as a lot pleasure as Douglas Gibson in studying them. As one of many country’s major editors and publishers for forty years, he coaxed glossy classics out of a few of Canada’s best minds, after which took to telling his personal tales in his first memoir, Stories approximately Storytellers.

Gibson became his memoir right into a one-man level exhibit that finally performed virtually a hundred occasions, in all ten provinces, from coast to coast. As a literary vacationer he found much more in regards to the land and its writers, and harvested many extra tales, from far away previous and up to date reminiscence, to percentage.

Now in Across Canada by means of Story, Gibson brings new tales approximately Robertson Davies, Jack Hodgins, W.O. Mitchell, Alistair MacLeod, and Alice Munro, and provides vigorous graphics of Al Purdy, Marshall McLuhan, Margaret Laurence, man Vanderhaeghe, Margaret Atwood, Wayne Johnson, Linwood Barclay, Michael Ondaatje, and lots of, many others. no matter if fly fishing in Haida Gwaii or crusing off Labrador, Douglas Gibson is a primary ambassador for Canada and the ability of serious stories.

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