A blackly comic new novel from Vancouver author Grant Buday, based on his eight glorious years working in a mass production bakery. Dickensian in magnitude, 'White Lung' is a sardonic portrait of B.C.'s racial conflicts and chaotic economy.
Buday's writing is lean and crisp, thoroughly engaging, and incisive." - Quill & Quire
"This is Vancouver novelist Grant Buday's best book yet." - Broken Pencil
Finalist, City of Vancouver Book Prize
About the author
Grant Buday is the author of four novels: Rootbound, White Lung (Anvil Press), Under Glass, The Venetian, and A Sack of Teeth. White Lung was a finalist for the City of Vancouver Book Prize, as was his last collection of stories, Monday Night Man (Anvil Press). The Green Gold Rush, a screenplay based on the marijuana industry in BC, was a co-winner of the Praxis Centre for Screenwriters spring 1998 screenplay development workshop.