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The Broad Back of the Angel
Language: en
Pages: 201
Authors: Leon Rooke
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 1977 - Publisher: New York : Fiction Collective

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White Gloves of the Doorman
Language: en
Pages: 458
Authors: Branko Gorjup
Categories: Poetry
Type: BOOK - Published: 2004 - Publisher: Exile Editions, Ltd.

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The Happiness of Others
Language: en
Pages: 263
Authors: Leon Rooke
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 1991 - Publisher: The Porcupine's Quill

A selection of previously published short stories by Rooke, including stories from a book never distributed in Canada, "The broad back of the angel."
Hitting the Charts
Language: en
Pages: 302
Authors: Leon Rooke
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2006-09-15 - Publisher: Biblioasis

According to Russell Banks, North Carolina ex-pat Leon Rooke's work charts "what the short story form can and cannot do, for he works out there in the terra incognita mapping limits." Hitting the Charts, a nineteen story Best-Of compilation, offers stories as free from constraint as a Monk solo, and
Selected Essays
Language: en
Pages: 288
Authors: Clark Blaise
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2009-01-15 - Publisher: Biblioasis

Clark Blaise's Selected Essays brings together another aspect of his tremendous and courageous oeuvre: belle lettres, essays and occasional pieces which range over autobiography, his French-Canadan heritage, the craft of fiction, American fiction, Australian fiction, and the work of such individual writers and Jack Kerouac, V.S. Naipaul, Salmon Rushdie, Alice