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Landish Druken, son of a Newfoundland sealing captain, is a formidable figure - broader than most doorways, quick-witted and sharp-tongued. He turns his back on family tradition and leaves St John's to head to Princeton University, where he is befriended by 'Van' Vanderluyden, son of the wealthiest man in America. When Landish is betrayed by Van he is banished from Princeton and his hopes crumble. Back in St John's, Landish adopts an orphan, Deacon. With nothing but trust, humour and compassion, he raises Deacon alone until ...

A World Elsewhere 2013, Vintage, London

ISBN-13: 9780099572039

Mass-market paperback

A World Elsewhere 2012, Vintage Books Canada

ISBN-13: 9780307399915

Trade paperback

A World Elsewhere 2011, Knopf Canada

ISBN-13: 9780307399892