The Haida Gwaii Detour

In 1979, an adventurer travels to Haida Gwaii, a remote island group off the north coast of BC, and finds more surprises on his outward journey through wild country and a wilder community that proves to be an inner journey as well.

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Inspired by true events
7 Years in Tibet
Author Bio:
Alfred Cool has written a pilot, 8 novels and multiple short stories about the B.C. coast, as only a local can, bringing to life through compelling and uniquely Canadian stories the raw and bold characters living where Canada’s mountains meet Earth’s greatest ocean. Since 2010, he has won awards in short story contests, has published stories in Toronto’s Danforth Review and New York’s The Otter e-zines, and has contributed to three Canadian anthologies.

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