Barnes's newest collection of short stories is lively, sharp and curious, spanning the continent and delving into the flaws and foibles of a vast array of characters. 'Mike Barnes brings to Aquarium a deceptively relaxed precision and a grown-up acceptance of puzzlement as a natural state of mind.'
|Publisher:||Porcupine's Quill, Incorporated|
|Product dimensions:||5.52(w) x 8.71(h) x 0.46(d)|
About the Author
Mike Barnes is the author of the novels Catalogue Raisonné and The Syllabus, the short fiction collections Aquarium winner of the 1999 Danuta Gleed Award and Contrary Angel, and two poetry collections, Calm Jazz Sea, shortlisted for the Gerald Lampert Memorial award, and a thaw foretold. His stories have appeared twice in Best Canadian Stories, three times in The Journey Prize Anthology, and won the Silver Medal for Fiction at the