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The colony of unrequited dreams, Wayne Johnston

Label
The colony of unrequited dreams
Title
The colony of unrequited dreams
Statement of responsibility
Wayne Johnston
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A novel on a 40-year love-hate relationship between a colorful politician and his childhood love, now a journalist. He is Joe Smallwood, populist premier of Newfoundland and their relationship is portrayed in his memoir, interspersed with her acerbic comments
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Summary
Joe Smallwood, an impoverished boy intent on making a name for himself, and Sheilagh Fielding, a journalist who pens his rise to power, confront their own frailties, secrets, and mutual love, in a novel of twentieth-century Newfoundland
Storyline
Pace
Tone
Writing style
Award
  • ALA Notable Book, 2000.
  • Booklist Editors' Choice, 1999.
  • Canadian Authors Association Literary Awards, MOSAID Technologies Inc. Award for Fiction, 1999.
  • New York Times Notable Book, 1999
  • Thomas Head Raddall Atlantic Fiction Prize, 1999.
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036633
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
813/.54
Illustrations
maps
Index
no index present
LC call number
PR9199.3.J599
LC item number
C65 1999
Literary form
fiction
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Series statement
Newfoundland novels (Wayne Johnston)
Series volume
0001
Target audience
adult
Label
The colony of unrequited dreams, Wayne Johnston
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Instantiates
Publication
Note
Maps on lining papers
Control code
1266673
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
562 p.
Isbn
9780385495424
Isbn Type
(hc)
Lccn
99019144
Other physical details
maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm40723788
  • (OCoLC)40723788
Label
The colony of unrequited dreams, Wayne Johnston
Link
Publication
Note
Maps on lining papers
Control code
1266673
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
562 p.
Isbn
9780385495424
Isbn Type
(hc)
Lccn
99019144
Other physical details
maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm40723788
  • (OCoLC)40723788

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