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Saturday March 27, 2010 in Books
In a parody of a thriller novel, Harry the Hack, newly recruited literary spy, follows a mystery woman seeking wisdom and sanity.
ISBN 13: 9780889103870 | ISBN 10: 889103879
6 W x 9 H inches | 182 pages
$18.95 CAN / $14.95 US
Backlist | Fiction | Bisac: FIC019000
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Deconstructs the sexy spy thriller in a clever pastiche of literary styles.
— Ottawa Citizen
About the ContributorsGeorge Bowering
George Bowering, Canada’s first Poet Laureate, was born in the Okanagan Valley.
After serving as an aerial photographer in the Royal Canadian Air Force, Bowering earned a BA in English and an MA in history at the University of British Columbia, where he became one of the co-founders of the avant-garde poetry magazine TISH. He has taught literature at the University of Calgary, the University of Western Ontario, and Simon Fraser University, and he continues to act as a Canadian literary ambassador at international conferences and readings.
We gratefully acknowledge the financial support of the Canada Council for the Arts; the Government of Canada through the Canada Book Fund (CBF); and the Province of British Columbia through the British Columbia Arts Council for our publishing activities.