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  • DESPAIR and Other Stories of Ottowa. by Alexis, Andre.
    Alexis, Andre.
    DESPAIR and Other Stories of Ottowa.

    Edition: First printing.

    Toronto: Coach House Press, (1994). SIGNED first edition - First book by this Afro-Canadian author, who was born in Trinidad, a collection of "eight exquisitely crafted short stories shimmering with malevolence and longing." SIGNED on the title page. Winner of the Books in Canada First Book and Trillium awards, shortlisted for the Giller Prize. 259 pp. ISBN: 0-805059814.

    Condition: Fine in illustrated wrappers with self flaps.

    Book ID: 88526
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  • NIGHT WITCH. by Priest, Jack.
    Priest, Jack.

    Edition: First printing, a trade paperback original.

    Portland, OR: Bootleg Press, (2005). First edition - The author's third novel, one which combines a horror story with a thriller. "The Night Witch is a soucouyant, Southern Caribbean cousin to the vampire and werewolf. She is a never aging shape shifter born of a mixture of Voodoo and European folklore. She lives forever because she wears a locket that contains a magic potion. Her locket has been stolen and she wants it back." and so she is coming after Caroline, the daughter of the man who stole. 309 pp plus publisher's ads. ISBN: 0-974524662.

    Condition: Fine in glossy illustrated wrappers.

    Book ID: 86694
    View cart More details Price: $16.50