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    • Across Canada by Story

    • A Coast-to-Coast Literary Adventure
    • By: Douglas Gibson
    • Narrated by: Douglas Gibson
    • Length: 16 hrs and 28 mins
    • Unabridged
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    Douglas Gibson, one of Canada's premier editors and storytellers, brings new stories about Robertson Davies, Jack Hodgins, W.O. Mitchell, Alistair MacLeod, and Alice Munro, and adds lively portraits of Al Purdy, Marshall McLuhan, Margaret Laurence, Guy Vanderhaeghe, Margaret Atwood, Wayne Johnston, Linwood Barclay, Michael Ondaatje, and many, many others. Whether fly fishing in Haida Gwaii or sailing off Labrador, Douglas Gibson is a first-rate ambassador for Canada and the power of great stories.   

    Regular price: $19.59

    • Stories About Storytellers

    • Publishing Alice Munro, Robertson Davies, Alistair MacLeod, Pierre Trudeau, and Others
    • By: Douglas Gibson
    • Narrated by: Douglas Gibson
    • Length: 17 hrs and 4 mins
    • Unabridged
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 12
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    Spotlighting an extraordinary career, this autobiography reviews the author’s accomplishments working and playing alongside some of Canada’s greatest writers. These humorous chronicles relate the projects he brainstormed for writer Barry Broadfoot, how he convinced eventual Nobel Prize contender Alice Munro to keep writing short stories, his early morning phone call from a former Prime Minister, and his recollection of yanking a manuscript right out of Alistair MacLeod’s own reluctant hands....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • A Gem of a book

    • By Jean on 08-17-13

    Regular price: $29.95