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When it first appeared in 1992, Spin Dry received ravereviews, won the Georges Bugnet Award for the Novel and was shortlisted for theSmith’s/Books in Canada First Novel Award. Set in a suburban sleepdisturbance clinic, Spin Dry follows the story of a woman who undergoesdream deprivation in order to discover the identity of a man obsessing herhusband. It’s a comic satire of husbands and wives, female friendship,daughters and mothers, obsessive love and psychological scrutiny in a suburbanage. This novel of post-war angst was the first to confirm Greg Hollingshead,one of Canada’s most original storytellers, as a virtuoso writer.

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Product Details

  • ISBN: 9780006393757
  • ISBN 10: 0006393756
  • Imprint: Phyllis Bruce Books Perennial
  • On Sale: 04/03/2006
  • Pages: 208
  • List Price: 19.99 CAD
  • BISAC1: FICTION / Humorous / General

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