Kenneth J. Harvey





Kenneth J. Harvey

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in St. John's, Newfoundland, Canada
January 20, 1962

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International bestselling author Kenneth J. Harvey's books are published in Canada, the US, the UK, Russia, Germany, China, Japan, Australia, South Africa, New Zealand, Italy, Sweden, the Netherlands, Denmark and France. He has won the Rogers Writers' Trust Fiction Prize, the Thomas Raddall Atlantic Fiction Award, the Winterset Award, Italy's Libro Del Mare, and has been nominated for the Books in Canada First Novel Award, the International IMPAC Dublin Literary Award, and twice for both the Giller Prize and the Commonwealth Writers Prize. His editorials have appeared on CBC Radio, in The Times (London) and in most major Canadian newspapers, including The Globe & Mail, National Post, Ottawa Citizen, Telegraph Journal, Vancouver Sun, Tor ...more


Average rating: 3.07 · 1,396 ratings · 235 reviews · 20 distinct works · Similar authors
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Inside
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Blackstrap Hawco
3.66 of 5 stars 3.66 avg rating — 56 ratings — published 2008 — 6 editions
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Reinventing the Rose
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Directions for an Opened Body
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Nine-Tenths Unseen
3.0 of 5 stars 3.00 avg rating — 11 ratings — published 1996
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The Hole That Must Be Fille...
3.75 of 5 stars 3.75 avg rating — 8 ratings — published 1994
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Flesh So Close
3.67 of 5 stars 3.67 avg rating — 6 ratings — published 1998
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Stalkers
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Brud
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“A new lover. Fresh knowledge and a virgin body to paw. Shopping together for wicker furniture in the mall. Visiting the lingerie store. Picking out matching shotguns.”
Kenneth J. Harvey, The Town That Forgot How to Breathe

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