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Beauty and Sadness

by Andre Alexis

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Embark on an ecstatic journey through literary space with acclaimed author Andre Alexis.

About the Author

Andre Alexis

André Alexis was born in Trinidad and grew up in Canada. His most recent novel, Fifteen Dogs, won the 2015 Scotiabank Giller Prize and the Rogers Writers' Trust Fiction Prize. His debut novel, Childhood, won the Books in Canada First Novel Award, the Trillium Book Award, and was shortlisted for the Giller Prize and the Writers' Trust Fiction Prize. His other books include Pastoral (nominated for the Rogers Writers' Trust Fiction Prize), Asylum, Beauty and Sadness, Ingrid & the Wolf, Despair and Other Stories of Ottawa and Lambton, Kent and Other Vistas: A Play.
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Awards
  • Long-listed, OCM Bocas Prize for Caribbean Literature
  • , Globe and Mail Top 100 Books of the Year
Editorial Review

These stories have the narrative potential to travel onwards, outwards. As far as our imaginations take us.

— The Bull Calf

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