From an award-winning writer reminiscent of Richard Russo and Russell Banks: get ready for a heady and heartbreaking stay in Nanticoke, home of the Sputnik Diner. Travelling on Highway 3, along the upper lip of Lake Erie and through a moustache of tobacco fields and sky, we arrive in Nanticoke, Ontario. At the heart of the town is the Sputnik Diner, a smoky grill where the jukebox whirs out an ever-changing soundtrack. Navigating their way through the lies and sexual betrayals are Grace, waitress and self-defeating artist; ...

Sputnik Diner 2002, Vintage Books Canada, Toronto, Canada

ISBN-13: 9780676973792

Trade paperback

Sputnik Diner 2001, Knopf Canada

ISBN-13: 9780676973785