Bay of Spirits

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Bay of Spirits

A Love Story

By Farley Mowat

Da Capo Press, Hardcover, 9780786719945, 320pp.

Publication Date: March 1, 2007


This is the story of a love affair with a people and a place, of the summers Farley Mowat spent sailing the Newfoundland coast with his wife Claire. It is an affectionate, unforgettable portrait of a time, a people, and a place, as well as the indomitable spirit of this island province.

About the Author
Farley Mowat became a writer in 1949 after spending two years in the

Arctic. He is the bestselling author of thirty-nine books, including

"Never Cry Wolf, Owls in the Family, The Dog Who Wouldn't Be, " and

"The Boat Who Wouldn't Float." He and his wife, Claire, divide their

time between Port Hope and River Bourgeois, Nova Scotia.