Goodbye Picadilly!: a Silver Island shipwreck by Bill McDonaldGoodbye Picadilly!: a Silver Island shipwreck by Bill McDonald

Goodbye Picadilly!: a Silver Island shipwreck

byBill McDonald

Paperback | January 6, 2002

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On the stormy night of September 29, 1926, the luxurious American passenger steamer, Picadilly, crossing Lake Superior from Isle Royale to Canada, is wrecked, after striking a reef between Burnt Island and Powder Rock. Fortunately, all 162 of her passengers are rescued before the ship disappears beneath the waves. They are taken in and cared for by residents of Silver Islet, a nearby coastal community, who, before Picadilly slips to her dark, watery grave, do some very bizarre things. Their actions will haunt them for many years. Indeed, there are those who say that the ghost of Captain John Greenbrier, Picadilly's master, haunts them to this very day.
Since graduating from the University of Manitoba, and a year in Paris studying at the Sorbonne, Bill has been a forester, arctic weatherman, immigration officer, and school teacher. He lives in Thunder Bay, selling his books and scenic photography at Fireweed Crafts Inc. His short fiction has appeared in "Geist Magazine" and "Prairie F...
Title:Goodbye Picadilly!: a Silver Island shipwreckFormat:PaperbackPublished:January 6, 2002Publisher:Borealis PressLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0888871864

ISBN - 13:9780888871862

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