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Autobiography of childhood

Author: Sina Queyras
Publisher: Toronto : Coach House Books, ©2011.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
"Six siblings, all haunted by the death of a brother in their youth. Twenty-four hours of the day when another of them will die. Guddy is struggling to get to her sister before she dies. Jerry finds himself caught up in dangerous real estate dealings in Vancouver. Annie looks after the family's matriarch. Bjarne is living in the north, after six years on Skid Row in Vancouver, unable to separate the realities of  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Sina Queyras
ISBN: 9781552452523 1552452522
OCLC Number: 742181470
Notes: "A novel"--Cover.
Description: 199 pages : portrait ; 21 cm
Responsibility: Sina Queyras.


Acclaimed poet's debut novel explores loss and the legacy of childhood grief, as five siblings prepare for one sister's death.  Read more...
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'Fans of Queyras' poetry will not be disappointed by her trademark whimsical rhythms and imagery; newcomers will be drawn into a fascinating story about a family dealing with its own particular brand Read more...

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