Catalogue Raisonne by Mike Barnes

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Puzzles start to multiply for Paul, an ex-rock guitarist and current art gallery attendant, when an exhibition of Surrealist art arrives. Before long, he is trying to find his way through a maze that includes a chess problem, violent death, cocaine, a strip and its art-patron owner, and a host of clashing egos and agendas in the gallery.

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Mike Barnes: Mike Barnes is the author of The Lily Pond: A Memoir of Madness, Memory, Myth, and Metamorphosis; two novels (Catalogue Raisonne and The Syllabus); two volumes of poetry (Calm Jazz Sea and A Thaw Foretold), and two short fiction collections (Aquarium and Contrary Angel). His poems have been shortlisted for the Gerald Lampert Memorial Award, and his short fiction for the Danuta Gleed Award. His stories have also appeared twice in Best Canadian Stories, three times in The Journey Prize Anthology, and won the Silver Medal for Fiction at the National Magazine Awards. He lives in Toronto.Segbingway: Sebingway is an artist who lives in Toronto.
Published October 5, 2005 by Biblioasis. 240 pages
Genres: Literature & Fiction, History, Mystery, Thriller & Suspense. Fiction

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