|About the Book|
A HARD WAY TO DIEThree NovellasBy DUANE HEWITT“Hewitt … is a writer to watch.”Canadian Book Review Annual“Hewitt is a fresh Canadian voice whose crisp, candid prose draws you in and doesn’t let you leave – a top-notch storyteller.”Graeme CampbellFilmMoreA HARD WAY TO DIEThree NovellasBy DUANE HEWITT“Hewitt … is a writer to watch.”Canadian Book Review Annual“Hewitt is a fresh Canadian voice whose crisp, candid prose draws you in and doesn’t let you leave – a top-notch storyteller.”Graeme CampbellFilm Director“… an unusually forthright storyteller …”Canadian Book Review AnnualFiction: DramaA Hard Way To Die: Two young newlyweds move from Thunder Bay to Sault Ste. Marie in the early ’70s to begin a new life together. Years into raising a family, their lives are shattered when their young daughter is killed when caught between two warring biker gangs. This epic drama chronicles the family’s experiences leading to the tragedy and the dark aftermath.Hunter: A small group of people is on safari in east Africa during the late ’50s under the guidance of a professional big game hunter. But the African savanna thrives by the law of “kill or be killed.” Soon, personality conflicts and petty concerns are no longer the modus operandi when true-to-life situations on the game trails turn from hunting to being hunted!Dictum: After three and a half years in prison, Cameron Wells just wants his life back. With a pretty young wife and little daughter on the outside waiting for him, and an opportunity to turn his life around, freedom beckons. Yet, there’s residue from a former life he must shake loose – and a random element of chaos racing toward him on a high-speed collision course that will threaten to undermine his dream of the future.Duane Hewitt is the author of five other works of fiction including two novels, Savage and The Chaos of Days. He lives in Toronto.