Books by Michael Winter

Michael Winter was born in England and grew up in Newfoundland. He is the author of The Big Why which won the Drummer General's Award, Ontario's Trillium Book Award and the Atlantic Book Awards Thomas Head Raddall Fiction Prize and This All Happened whi


MINISTER WITHOUT PORTFOLIO by Michael Winter
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Feb. 25, 2014

"Winter's narrative will appeal to those who like slow-paced fiction focusing on friends, family and healing."
The "minister" of the title is Henry Hayward, who is searching for love, meaning and acceptance. Read full book review >
THE BIG WHY by Michael Winter
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Jan. 24, 2006

"The first U.S. publication from Canadian author Winter, this is a highly entertaining and ultimately profound novel of a quixotic man who reveres nature's awful beauty."
The talented, libidinous and often notorious American landscape painter Rockwell Kent emerges like a fresh scandal in this historical novel based on the life of the man best remembered as the illustrator of Moby-Dick. Read full book review >