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Memories of the Dead Man

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"Doug Smith is, quite simply, the finest short-story writer Canada has ever produced in the science fiction and fantasy genres, and he's also the most prolific. His stories are a treasure trove of riches that will touch your heart while making you think."
—Robert J. Sawyer, Hugo Award-winning author of Hominids and FlashForward


"A great storyteller
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Published March 29th 2011 by Smashwords Edition
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Laura Rainbow Dragon
May 29, 2011 Laura Rainbow Dragon rated it it was amazing
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For ten years Mary has struggled to protect her young son in a post-apocalyptic world. A deadly plague which decimated the human population and claimed the lives of Mary's daughter and husband has reverted North America to a lawless wild west in which the only rule is doing what one needs to do to survive. When Mary and Jase's survival is threatened by a band of thugs from an Alberta shantytown, Mary must forge a hasty alliance with Bishop--a man of legend known to most people as "the last Dead ...more
celticminx (aka: kristi or "k")
This was so stinking good! I was totally surprised. This was a short story that totally left me wanting more, which is a good thing right? Well, it hit it's mark.

This was a good semi doomsday story. Includes love, death, violence and how the hell do we move on kinda story line.
Ashley
May 22, 2013 Ashley rated it it was amazing
A very nice little short story about a postapocalyptic time, and the characters were intriguing. The plot left me wanting more, and I have to say I was disappointed when the last page came up :(
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Jan 05, 2012 Calley marked it as to-read
I will probably read it when there's a lull in library books on queue, as it was a free Kindle book.
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"A great storyteller with a gifted and individual voice." —Charles de Lint

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