Graeme Gibson


Born
in London, Ontario, Canada
August 09, 1934

Died
September 18, 2019

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Graeme Gibson CM was a Canadian novelist and conservationist and the longtime partner of author Margaret Atwood. He was a Member of the Order of Canada (1992) and one of the organizers of the Writer's Union of Canada. He was also a founder of the Writers' Trust of Canada. Gibson was best known for his 1973 book Eleven Canadian Novelists, a non-fiction work. ...more

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The Bedside Book of Birds: ...

3.86 avg rating — 447 ratings — published 2005 — 9 editions
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The Bedside Book of Beasts:...

3.90 avg rating — 198 ratings — published 2009 — 4 editions
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Perpetual Motion

3.56 avg rating — 18 ratings — published 1982 — 8 editions
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Five Legs

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Gentleman Death

2.86 avg rating — 7 ratings — published 1993 — 2 editions
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Eleven Canadian Novelists I...

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Communion

3.50 avg rating — 4 ratings — published 1971 — 5 editions
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For A Common Cause: Case St...

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“Somewhere along the way we identified ourselves with them, and came to associate birds with the realm of spirits, as opposed to that of bodies and their carnal appetites.”
Graeme Gibson, The Bedside Book of Birds: An Avian Miscellany
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