The Best Laid Plans by Terry Fallis
New Condition, single crease on corner of back cover.
Winner of the 2011 CBC Canada Reads Award!
A burnt-out political aide quits just before an election — but is forced to run a hopeless campaign on the way out. He makes a deal with a crusty old Scot, Angus McLintock — an engineering professor who will do anything, anything, to avoid teaching English to engineers — to let his name stand in the election. No need to campaign, certain to lose - or is he?