The Ambassador Of What: Stories

October 2, 2018|
The Ambassador Of What: Stories by Adrian Michael Kelly
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Slogging through the miles of a city marathon, an 11-year-old boy encounters small miracles; about to marry one of her patients in a home for the elderly, a nurse asks her estranged son to come to the wedding and give her away; home from university, a young man has Christmas dinner with his hard-up dad in a bistro behind a rural gas bar. Men and boys and maleness, money and its lack, the long haunt of childhood, marriage and divorce - these lie at the heart of The Ambassador of What. Driven by an ear for how we talk, how we feel, how we fail, and how we love, these are tough and tender stories that take hold, and linger.

Adrian Michael Kelly is the author of the novel Down Sterling Road. His short fiction has appeared three times in Best Canadian Stories and in the Journey Prize Anthology. He grew up with his father in Campbellford, ON, and currently lives in Kingston.
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Title:The Ambassador Of What: StoriesFormat:PaperbackProduct dimensions:184 pages, 8.5 X 5.5 X 0.43 inShipping dimensions:184 pages, 8.5 X 5.5 X 0.43 inPublished:October 2, 2018Publisher:ECW PressLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:1770414177

ISBN - 13:9781770414174

Appropriate for ages: All ages

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