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The Penguin book of memoir

Author: Camilla Gibb
Publisher: Toronto : Penguin Canada, 2011.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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An anthology of contemporary Canadian memoir, featuring excerpts from some of the country's most respected writers.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Biographies
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Camilla Gibb
ISBN: 9780670066780 0670066788
OCLC Number: 693657635
Description: xix, 261 pages ; 24 cm
Contents: Thomas King from The truth about stories --
Michael Ondaatje from Running in the family --
Lorna Goodison from From Harvey River --
Michael Ignatieff from The Russian album --
Janice Kulyk Keefer from Honey and ashes --
Ernest Hillen from Small merices --
Wayson Choy from Paper shadows --
David MacFarlane from The danger tree --
Wayne Johnston from Baltimore's mansion --
Marian Botsford Fraser from Requiem for my brother --
Warren Cariou from Lake of the Prairies --
Dionne Brand from A map to the door of no return --
Sharon Butala from The perfection of the morning --
Isabel Huggan from Belonging --
Jonathan Garfinkel from Ambivalence --
David Layton from Irving Layton, Leonard Cohen and other recurring nightmares --
Moira Farr from After Daniel --
Ian Brown from The boy in the moon.
Responsibility: selected and introduced by Camilla Gibb.

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An anthology of contemporary Canadian memoir, featuring excerpts from some of the country's most respected writers.

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