The Spitting Champion of the World
Memories of AntigonishBook - 2007
Let Max lead you back to the Nova Scotia of the 1930s, '40s, and '50s. There are no traffic lights, no mail delivery, and no numbers on doors, and if you want to call, Max's family's phone number is simply 9. Filled with the larger-than-life inhabitants of a small town (and its occasionally baffled visitors), The Spitting Champion of the World is a lively, funny, and heartwarming collection of stories from a simpler time, told with Max Haines's signature sparkling humour.