The Scream

The Scream

Written by Rohinton Mistry, with original illustrations by Tony Urquhart

A World Literacy Canada limited edition special collector’s book.  All proceeds from the sale of this book will support WLC’s literacy projects to help create a better world where knowledge and power are more equally shared.

Published on 3 December 2006 by McClelland and Stewart.

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Excerpt from The Scream:

“The first time I heard the scream outside my window, I had just fallen asleep. It was many nights ago. The sound pierced the darkness like a needle. Behind it, it pulled an invisible thread of pain.”

Published on 3 December 2006 by McClelland and Stewart.

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About the Author and Illustrator:

Rohinton Mistry is an Indian-born Canadian novelist and short-story writer. His internationally acclaimed best selling novels include A Fine Balance, Such a Long Journey, and Family Matters.

Tony Urquhart is one of Canada’s leading contemporary artists. His paintings, drawings, and unique “boxes” have received major recognition at home and abroad.

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