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Helwig, David 1938-

Overview
Works: 118 works in 410 publications in 2 languages and 7,648 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Short stories  Humorous fiction  Suspense fiction  Detective and mystery fiction  Psychological fiction  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Biography  Periodicals  Short stories, Russian 
Roles: Author, Translator, Editor, Photographer, Other, Librettist, Compiler, Lyricist
Classifications: PG3456.A15, 891.733
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Most widely held works about David Helwig
 
Most widely held works by David Helwig
The bishop by David Helwig( Book )

8 editions published between 1986 and 1987 in English and held by 382 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The only son : a novel by David Helwig( Book )

7 editions published between 1984 and 1988 in English and held by 349 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Human elements : critical essays by David Helwig( Book )

21 editions published between 1978 and 1981 in English and Undetermined and held by 320 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jennifer : a novel by David Helwig( Book )

17 editions published between 1970 and 1983 in 3 languages and held by 302 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Of desire by David Helwig( Book )

6 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 252 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It is always summer by David Helwig( Book )

9 editions published between 1982 and 1983 in English and Undetermined and held by 209 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fourteen stories high by David Helwig( Book )

12 editions published in 1971 in English and held by 184 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A sound like laughter : a novel by David Helwig( Book )

4 editions published in 1983 in English and held by 182 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The king's evil : a novel by David Helwig( Book )

6 editions published between 1981 and 1984 in English and held by 178 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

New Canadian stories( )

in English and held by 177 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The streets of summer by David Helwig( Book )

9 editions published between 1967 and 1970 in English and held by 175 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Old wars by David Helwig( Book )

8 editions published between 1989 and 1990 in English and Undetermined and held by 167 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A postcard from Rome by David Helwig( Book )

10 editions published between 1988 and 1989 in English and held by 163 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Atlantic crossings by David Helwig( Book )

9 editions published in 1974 in English and held by 159 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Coming through : three novellas by David Helwig( Book )

2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 153 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Coming Through is a unique collection of three tightly crafted novellas of remarkable variety and versatility. These are wise, whimsical, and mordantly funny stories
The best name of silence by David Helwig( Book )

6 editions published in 1972 in English and held by 149 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The sign of the gunman by David Helwig( Book )

8 editions published between 1968 and 1969 in English and held by 141 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The glass knight : a novel by David Helwig( Book )

10 editions published between 1976 and 1983 in English and held by 130 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mystery stories by David Helwig( Book )

4 editions published between 2010 and 2013 in English and held by 93 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mystery Stories is inhabited by absence: dead friends, past childhoods and ex-lovers. Others, stunned, are left behind to navigate the pitfalls of memory, while trying to make sense of lives built by people who are no longer there. This collection is an intricate addition to Helwig's already large canon of rich, thoughtful stories populated by densely real people
The image of Chekhov : forty stories in the order in which they were written by Anton Pavlovich Chekhov( Book )

5 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 81 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Written in France toward the end of his career, these stories are Chekhov's only attempt at the linked collection. "A Man in a Shell" is a grotesque Gogolian comedy; "Gooseberries" a narrator's impassioned response; and "About Love" a poignant story of failed relationships. Translated by the impeccable David Helwig and fabulously illustrated by Seth, About Love is essential for any Chekhov enthusiast. David Helwig is the author of twenty volumes of fiction and fourteen volumes of poetry, an Officer of the Order of Canada, and former poet laureate of Prince Edward Island
 
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Coming through : three novellas
Alternative Names
David Helwig Canadian writer

David Helwig écrivain canadien

David Helwig escritor canadiense

Helwig, Dave 1938-

Helwig, David

Helwig, David G. 1938-

Helwig, David Gordon

Helwig, David Gordon 1938-

Languages
English (171)

Spanish (1)

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Mystery storiesThe child of someone