Sweetland

Sweetland Cover

Sweetland

By Michael Crummey

Liveright Publishing Corporation, Hardcover, 9780871407900, 336pp.

Publication Date: January 19, 2015

Description
Praise forGalore: A glittering, fabulist tale. Los Angeles Times


About the Author
MICHAEL CRUMMEY is the author of a memoir, "Newfoundland: Journey into a Lost Nation," three books of poetry including "Arguments with Gravity," winner of the Writers' Alliance of Newfoundland and Labrador Book Award for Poetry, and a book of short stories "Flesh & Blood." His first novel, "River Thieves," was a finalist for the 2001 Scotiabank Giller Prize; and his second novel "The Wreckage" was a national bestseller and a finalist for the Rogers Writers' Trust Fiction Prize. His third novel, "Galore," won the Commonwealth Writers' Prize (Canada and the Caribbean) and was a finalist for the Governor General's Literary Award. He lives in St. John's, Newfoundland.