Account Login Winnipeg Toll-Free: 1-800-561-1833 SK Toll-Free: 1-877-506-7456 Contact & Locations

parsed(2020-09-15) - pubdate: 2020-09-15
turn:
pub date: 1600146000
today: 1664254800, pubdate > today = false

nyp: 0;

Disappearing in Reverse

September 15, 2020 | Trade paperback
ISBN: 9781773851433
$24.99
Reader Reward Price: $22.49 info
Out of stock. Available to order from publisher. We will confirm shipping time when order has been placed.
Checking Availibility...

Description

Devin died five years ago. She got an infection, lost her arm, and died. How can Devin be in a picture posted online today?

This picture of Devin, alive when she should not be alive, triggers of a journey of grief and discovery as the young woman convinced that she caused Devin's death sets out to discover whether Devin may actually be alive, and whether she can be forgiven. Along the way she steals identities, picking up and discarding the people she may or may not be as she struggles with her guilt, and to come to terms with her own bisexuality. As her sense of self unravels, she meets Calgary hippies, a car thief, and an ice cream loving corpse.

Disappearing in Reverse is a mystery, a road novel, and a coming of age story. Blending past and present, the self and the other, it crosses genres and defies categorization to be met and addressed on its own terms. Fearless and vulnerable, unabashed and wounded, this is a story of the liminal places where expectations falter and the unexpected thrives.

About this Author

Allie McFalrland writes novel(la)s and lives on the unceded, unsurrendered territory of the Lekwungen peoples in Victoria, BC with her partner and chubby cat.

ISBN: 9781773851433
Format: Trade paperback
Series: ISSN
Pages: 236
Publisher: University of Calgary Press
Published: 2020-09-15

If the product is in stock at the store nearest you, we suggest you call ahead to have it set aside for you, or you may place an order online and choose in-store pickup.