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Wake of the Aspy: A Novel of Northern Cape Breton

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A story from Cape Breton's Outport days, Wake of the Aspy follows the life of Laura MacKinnon who leaves the industrial world of Sydney Mines for life in the outport fishing community of Ingonish. The story chronicles her family life and the changing times in a community soon to be changed forever by the coming of a National Park.

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Paperback, 176 pages
Published April 23rd 2013 by Breton Books (first published May 29th 2012)
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Stewart Donovan was born in Ingonish, Cape Breton, Nova Scotia. He studied Modern Literature at St. Francis Xavier University where he received his B.A. He received an M.A. from the University of Ottawa and his Ph.D. in Anglo-Irish Literature and Drama from University College Dublin. For the past 26 years Donovan has taught Modern literature, drama, film and cultural studies at St. Thomas Universi ...more