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Ariadne's Dream

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*Longlisted for the 2002 International IMPAC Dublin Literary Award

Leaving her Montreal family and friends behind, Ariadne Hatzidakis returns to the lands of her forbears - and a trap prepared for her by the old Greek gods. The lover they present her with is Death in the guise of Yannis Vissinos, a musician whose only fidelity is to his "white bride": heroin.

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Paperback, 368 pages
Published October 2001 by Thistledown Press
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Fell in love with this book halfway through the first sentence. Clever, beautifully written contemporary Canadian fiction.
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Well written. All about toxic relationships -- parental, romantic.
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