The Second Life of Samuel Tyne

The Second Life of Samuel Tyne

A Novel

Book - 2005
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From the Internationally Bestselling author of WASHINGTON BLACK winner of the 2018 Scotiabank Giller Prize and finalist for the Man Booker Prize.

Once a young Ghanaian emigrant of outstanding promise, Samuel Tyne is languishing as a low-level civil servant in Calgary. When he unexpectedly inherits a mansion in what was formerly an all-black town, he seems to have been offered that fabled second chance, even if his wife and twin daughters are profoundly--and strangely--set against it. But as his desire for success intensifies, Samuel Tyne finds his life disintegrating around him.
Publisher: Toronto : Vintage Canada, 2005, c2004
ISBN: 9780676976311
Branch Call Number: EDUG
Characteristics: 311 p. ; 21 cm

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