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David Kingston Yeh

David K. Yeh is a native of Kingston, Ontario. He earned an MA in cultural sociology at Queen’s University. Yeh has lived in Toronto since 1993 and currently works as and educator and counsellor with LGBTQ2S youth. Yeh wrote four plays that were produced in addition to short stories and now his first novel, A Boy at the Edge of the World.


A Boy at the Edge of the World

Toronto: Guernica Editions, 2018.
PS8647 .E47 B69 2018

Publisher’s Synopsis (from its website)

Meet Daniel Garneau, your average gay hockey player from small-town Ontario. After moving to Toronto to attend university, Daniel meets David, a bike mechanic whose Catholic Italian mother talks to her dead husbands. Their chemistry is immediate, but Daniel is still drawn to his ex-boyfriend Marcus, a performance artist whose grandfather was a book-burning Nazi. A Boy at the Edge of the World is a rollicking dramedy that explores the compulsive and (ultimately) universal human pursuit of intimacy, sex, and love.


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Publisher Guernica Editions