A realistic portrayal of the world of urban twenty-somethings, "The Sweet Edge" tells the story of a young couple who decide to go their own way for the summer in order to figure out their relationship. Ellen chooses to work in a trendy Toronto art gallery, while Adam takes a solo canoe trip into the Arctic tundra. The two characters alternate chapters and points-of-view: the reader frets with Ellen through an increasingly sweltering city, then journeys inside the young man's head as he goes dangerously deep into wilderness ...

The Sweet Edge 2006, Raincoast Books

ISBN-13: 9781551927831

Trade paperback