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Wayne Johnston was born and raised in the St. John's area of Newfoundland. His nationally bestselling novels include The Custodian of Paradise, The Navigator of New York and The Colony of Unrequited Dreams, which was an international bestseller and will be made into a film. Johnston is also the author of an award-winning and bestselling memoir, Baltimore's Mansion. He lives in Toronto.

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Baltimore's Mansion
A Memoir
Written by Wayne Johnston


Format: Trade Paperback, 288 pages
Publisher: Anchor
On Sale: May 15, 2001
Price: $16.00

In this loving memoir Wayne Johnston returns to Newfoundland-the people, the place, the politics-and illuminates his family's story with all the power and drama he brought to his magnificent novel, The Colony of Unrequited Dreams.

Descendents of the Irish who settled in Ferryland, Lord Baltimore's Catholic colony in Newfoundland, the Johnstons "went... Read more >
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Baltimore's Mansion
A Memoir
Written by Wayne Johnston


Format: eBook, 288 pages
Publisher: Anchor
On Sale: January 21, 2009
Price: $9.99

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The Colony of Unrequited Dreams
A Novel
Written by Wayne Johnston


Format: eBook
Publisher: Anchor
On Sale: September 30, 2009
Price: $13.99

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The Colony of Unrequited Dreams
A Novel
Written by Wayne Johnston


Format: Trade Paperback, 592 pages
Publisher: Anchor
On Sale: May 2, 2000
Price: $17.00

A mystery and a love story spanning five decades, The Colony of Unrequited Dreams is an epic portrait of passion and ambition, set against the beautiful, brutal landscape of Newfoundland. In this widely acclaimed novel, Johnston has created two of the most memorable characters in recent fiction: Joey Smallwood, who claws... Read more >
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Human Amusements

Written by Wayne Johnston


Format: Trade Paperback, 336 pages
Publisher: Anchor
On Sale: July 13, 2004
Price: $13.95

Offering further evidence of his astounding range as a novelist, the bestselling author of The Colony of Unrequited Dreams and The Navigator of New York crafts a hilarious and moving paean to the dawn of the television age. Henry Prendergast grew up on television—not merely watching it, but starring in the... Read more >
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Human Amusements

Written by Wayne Johnston


Format: eBook, 336 pages
Publisher: Anchor
On Sale: March 31, 2010
Price: $9.99

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The Navigator of New York

Written by Wayne Johnston


Format: eBook
Publisher: Anchor
On Sale: October 14, 2003
Price: $11.99

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The Navigator of New York

Written by Wayne Johnston


Format: Trade Paperback, 496 pages
Publisher: Anchor
On Sale: September 9, 2003
Price: $15.95

Devlin Stead grows up a lonely orphan in late 19th century Newfoundland. When he begins receiving letters from the esteemed but mysterious explorer Dr. Frederick Cook, they entirely change his understanding of who he is and what he might become. Invited by Dr. Cook to become his apprentice, Dev eagerly heads... Read more >
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