Not wanted on the voyage

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Delacorte Press, 1984 - Fiction - 352 pages
18 Reviews
A menacing Noah who enjoys experiments and cold-blooded sacrifices, rules over the ark's passengers, animals, people, and Lucifer in disguise

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Review: Not Wanted on the Voyage

User Review  - Sarah - Goodreads

My daughter learned the story of Noah's Ark in school this year (she's in Grade 1). I asked her what she thought of it and she said "it's terrifying!". Perhaps one day I'll pass this story onto her ... Read full review

Review: Not Wanted on the Voyage

User Review  - Anagha - Goodreads

Based on the Noah tale, Findley's novel is such an extraordinary feat of imagination, that it compels me to do some imagining of my own and over-analyze his story to think up ways the story could have ... Read full review

Contents

Section 1
3
Section 2
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Section 3
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About the author (1984)

Timothy Findley's recent titles include "Pilgrim", which was a finalist for the Giller Prize and his first published in the United States; "You Went Away"; "Dust to Dust"; and "The Piano Man's Daughter". He was also the author of the acclaimed "Headhunter", "Not Wanted on the Voyage", "Famous Last Words", and "The Wars". His most recent play, "Elizabeth Rex", won the Governor General's Award for Drama. His work has won innumerable honors, including the Governor General's Award for Fiction and the Edgar Award. He was the only three-time recipient of the Canadian Authors Association Award, bestowed for fiction, nonfiction, and drama. He was an Officer of the Order of Canada and, in France, Chevalier de l'Ordre des Arts et des Lettres. He split his time between homes in Stratford, Ontario and the south of France. He died in France in June 2002 at the age of 71.

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