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The Channel Shore

By Charles Bruce

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Selected for Nova Scotia's 150 Books of Influence!

Charles Bruce's classic novel tells the story of the people of 'the shore', a small fictional rural community along the Eastern Shore of Nova Scotia which closely resembles Bruce's childhood home on Chedabucto Bay. He weaves a moving and well-grounded account of rural life &;#8212; the opportunities, relationships and conflicts in the community in the aftermath of the First World War.


Commended - Nova Scotia's 150 Books of Influence - 2017

"One of the finest interpretations of Canadian life to be produced in this country."

- Poet and publisher, Fred Cogswell

"You don't just read this book. You live it."

- Novelist Thomas H. Raddall

CHARLES BRUCE was born and raised in Port Shoreham, Nova Scotia. After graduating from Mount Allison University he worked as a journalist, first for the Halifax Chronicle Herald. After working as a war correspondent in Europe during the Second World war, he moved to Toronto where he was the general manager of the Canadian Press news agency. His six volumes of poetry won him the 1951 Governor-General's award for Poetry. The Channel Shore is Bruce's only novel.

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Publication Details:

Binding: Paperback, 398 pages
Publication Date: 16th January 2018
ISBN: 9781459505100
Format: 9in x 6in

Binding: Electronic book text, 398 pages
Publication Date: 16th January 2018
ISBN: 9781459505117
Format: EPUB

BIC Code: FA
BISAC Code:  FIC019000
Imprint: Formac


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