Brother  


Brother
May 1, 2018 | 192 pages
ISBN: 9780771023330

Winner of the Rogers Writers' Trust Fiction Prize Longlisted for the 2017 Scotiabank Giller Prize A Globe and Mail Best Book A Quill & Quire Best Book of 2017 The long-awaited second novel from David Chariandy, whose debut, Soucouyant, was nominated for nearly every major literary prize in Canada and published internationally. An intensely beautiful, searingly powerful, tightly constructed novel, Brother explores questions of masculinity, family, race, and identity as they are played out in a Scarborough housing complex during the sweltering heat and simmering violence of the summer of 1991.