Not wanted on the voyage

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Delacorte Press, 1984 - Fiction - 352 pages
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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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Not wanted on the voyage

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The Canadian best-selling novelist offers a novelization of the story of Noah and the ark, based not so much on the biblical account as on the legends that inform the English mystery play tradition ... Read full review

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If the story of Noah's Ark actually happened, this is probably the most accurate account of how it did. This book is very dark and scary, talking about life on the boat and the endless days and nights ... Read full review

Contents

Section 1
3
Section 2
7
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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