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Currents in the Stream [Paperback]

Wayne Curtis


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Book Description

Jan. 1 1988
In Currents in the Stream, Wayne Curtis sketches an affectionate portrait of the Miramichi, describing communities from Juniper to Loggieville and writing stories about some of the notable people and events which have contributed to the history of this special region.

Product Details

  • Paperback: 214 pages
  • Publisher: Goose Lane Editions; Ill edition (Jan. 1 1988)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 086492092X
  • ISBN-13: 978-0864920928
  • Product Dimensions: 21 x 16 x 1 cm
  • Shipping Weight: 327 g
  • Amazon Bestsellers Rank: #1,141,756 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)

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From the Back Cover

An affectionate portrait of the Miramichi by a son of the river. In Currents in the Stream, Wayne Curtis describes communities from Juniper to Loggieville and some of the notable people and events which have contributed to the story of this special region. Writing about founders and settlers, poets and musicians, politicians and poachers, as well as the ballads and songs that draw on the Irish tradition, Curtis offers an introduction to the vivid history of the Miramichi valley.

About the Author

Wayne Curtis is the author of six novels, and many essays and short stories. He has contributed to such publications as the Globe and Mail, the National Post, the Montreal Gazette, Fly Fisherman, Quill & Quire, and Outdoor Canada. Winner of the David Adams Richards Award for short fiction, his stories have appeared in literary journals, been dramatized for CBC Radio, and filmed for CBC. He has been Writer-in-Residence at Berton House in Dawson City and Havana's prestigious Instituto Superior de Arte. In 2005 he was awarded an honorary doctorate from St. Thomas University in Fredericton. A native of Blackville, New Brunswick, Wayne caught his first salmon at the age of 8. He is an avid fly fisherman and spends half of each year on the Miramichi River where he finds time to work as a guide as well as write.

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