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By Douglas Glover

Shortlisted, Governor General’s Award for Fiction

A advisor to Animal Behaviour is a beautiful number of tales via an writer who's speedy turning into one of many nice, cutting edge tale writers of his iteration. Following at the heels of his extensively acclaimed comedian novel, The South Will upward thrust at Noon, Douglas Glover’s new assortment smashes all of the fictional moulds. Urbane, fashionable, and off-beat, the tales during this assortment contact the lives of an magnificent array of characters whose universal adventure is of an international that's wayward but filled with marvels: a born-again Christian from Kentucky who loses his reminiscence and finally ends up discovering real love in glitzy Bel Air; girls who fall in love in basic terms to be parted while one dies of melanoma; a guy who is going to stay in a cardboard field while his spouse leaves him for the executive of a Toys R Us shop; an eighteenth-century Canadian pioneer who believes he's being persecuted via witches. this can be refined fiction at its most sensible. A maximalist author of principles, he packs his sentences with strength, exuberant imagery and notable turns of thought.

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