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Mary Lawson

Mary Lawson was born and brought up in a small farming community in Ontario. She is the author of two previous novels, Crow Lake and The Other Side of the Bridge, both international bestsellers. Crow Lake was a New York Times bestseller and was chosen as a Book of the Year by The New York Times and The Washington Post, among others. The Other Side of the Bridge was longlisted for the Man Booker Prize. Lawson lives in England but returns to Canada frequently.

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Crow Lake
Written by Mary Lawson
Dial Press Trade Paperback | Trade Paperback | January 2003
$15.00/(Canada) | 978-0-385-33763-2 (0-385-33763-9)

Crow Lake is that rare find, a first novel so quietly assured, so emotionally pitch perfect, you know from the opening page that this is the real thing—a literary experience in which to lose yourself, by an author of immense talent.

Here is a gorgeous, slow-burning story set in the rural “badlands”... Read more






The Other Side of the Bridge
Written by Mary Lawson
Dial Press Trade Paperback | Trade Paperback | August 2007
$15.00/(Canada) | 978-0-385-34038-0 (0-385-34038-9)

From the author of the beloved #1 national bestseller Crow Lake comes an exceptional new novel of jealously, rivalry and the dangerous power of obsession.

Two brothers, Arthur and Jake Dunn, are the sons of a farmer in the mid-1930s, when life is tough and another world war is looming. Arthur is... Read more






Road Ends
Written by Mary Lawson
The Dial Press | Hardcover | July 2014
$26.00/(Canada) | 978-0-8129-9573-2 (0-8129-9573-2)

From an acclaimed writer whose work invites comparisons to Elizabeth Strout, Rick Bass, and Richard Ford comes a brilliantly layered novel about self-sacrifice, family relationships, and the weight of our responsibility to those we love.
 
The New York Times bestselling author of the critically acclaimed Crow Lake and The Other Side... Read more





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