Adam Lewis Schroeder

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Adam Lewis Schroeder grew up in Vernon BC and completed an MFA in Creative Writing at the University of British Columbia in 1999. He has since traveled widely and published stories in more than a dozen journals and anthologies. In 2001 his short fiction collection Kingdom of Monkeys was shortlisted for the Danuta Gleed Award. His novel Empress of Asia was published by Raincoast in 2006 and Thomas Dunne in the US in 2008; a finalist for the Ethel Wilson Fiction Prize and Amazon.ca/Books in Canada First Novel Award, it was also selected by the Globe & Mail as one of the best books of the year. Douglas & McIntyre published his most recent novel, In the Fabled East, in Spring 2010; it was selected by Amazon.ca as one of the best books o ...more

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Adam Lewis Schroeder Read, especially if it's related to research, and that sometimes will get me going again after a minute, or go back a few pages and start editing.
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Empress of Asia: A Novel

3.20 avg rating — 64 ratings — published 2006 — 3 editions
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In the Fabled East

3.18 avg rating — 73 ratings — published 2010 — 5 editions
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All-Day Breakfast

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Kingdom of Monkeys

4.08 avg rating — 13 ratings — published 2002
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Prologue: In the Fabled East (Literature & Fiction)
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All-Day Breakfast by Adam Lewis Schroeder
"I really wanted to love this book. On paper it has everything. Bacon, intelligent zombies, local writer, what more could you ask for. Well, it turns out, a writer who can write. There is something hugely missing from the writer's style. The charac..." Read more of this review »
All-Day Breakfast by Adam Lewis Schroeder
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