About Burt Rairamo
Born in Finland, Burt Rairamo immigrated to Toronto as a teenager. He graduated with a Gas Engineering Technology Diploma from Ryerson Institute of Technology, and an Honors Bachelor of Arts Degree from University of Toronto. He worked in the industrial and medical gas industry for over 30 years as Operations Manager, and finally as General Manager and Vice President. Later on in his career, he began writing poetry and short stories. He has been published in literary magazines such as Toronto Quarterly and anthologies such as Every Heart has Feelings, and Connecting Souls. Finnish Voices in North America. This is his debut novel.
BOOKS by Burt Rairamo
In the Shadows of a Gas Plant by Burt Rairamo
A thrilling drama told by an industry insider who has seen it all. With unexpected twists, heart-wrenching conflicts, rich characters, humorous episodes, and compelling relationships and romance, the novel offers a rich and unique take on the industry and the people who work within it.
In the Shadows of a Gas Plant is available for order from most major online book retailers, including the FriesenPress Bookstore, Amazon, Chapters, and Barnes & Noble. The eBook is available for Kindle, iBooks, Nook, and GooglePlay.
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"Rairamo’s novel is ambitious and admirably versatile. It successfully spans genres and subgenres: it’s a mystery novel, it’s a drama, it convincingly explores the psychological subtleties of the characters, it creates moments of intensity, but also of beautiful, serene sensitivity." - Finnish Studies Professor, Borje Vahamaki
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