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Dennis Bock
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Dennis Bock is the author of three novels: The Ash Garden, which won the Canada-Japan Literary Award; The Communist’s Daughter; and Going Home Again, which was shortlisted for the Scotiabank Giller Prize. He lives in Toronto.

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The Ash Garden

Written by Dennis Bock


Format: Trade Paperback, 304 pages
Publisher: Vintage
On Sale: January 7, 2003
Price: $13.00

Emiko Amai is six years old in August 1945 when the Hiroshima bomb burns away half of her face. To Anton, a young German physicist involved in the Manhattan Project, that same bomb represents the pinnacle of scientific elegance. And for his Austrian wife Sophie, a Jewish refugee, it marks the... Read more >
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The Ash Garden

Written by Dennis Bock


Format: eBook
Publisher: Vintage
On Sale: January 8, 2002
Price: $9.99

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The Communist's Daughter

Written by Dennis Bock


Format: Trade Paperback, 304 pages
Publisher: Vintage
On Sale: March 11, 2008
Price: $14.00

From the acclaimed author of The Ash Garden—“an illuminating searchlight on the terra incognita where the personal and the political intersect” (Newsday)—an even more ambitious novel that follows a doctor from the trenches of the Great War into subsequent conflicts whose horrors would soon envelop the world.

The historical Norman Bethune—legendary in... Read more >
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The Communist's Daughter

Written by Dennis Bock


Format: eBook
Publisher: Vintage
On Sale: February 13, 2007
Price: $9.99

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Going Home Again

Written by Dennis Bock


Format: Trade Paperback, 272 pages
Publisher: Vintage
On Sale: May 6, 2014
Price: $15.95

Charlie Bellerose, a Canadian ex-pat, has built an enviable life in Madrid: a beautiful wife, a precocious daughter, a burgeoning empire of language academies. But when his marriage threatens to fall apart, he finds himself uprooted and returning home to Toronto. There he finds something unexpected: his wayward, frivolous older brother—himself... Read more >
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Going Home Again

Written by Dennis Bock


Format: eBook, 272 pages
Publisher: Vintage
On Sale: August 13, 2013
Price: $11.99

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