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Under this unbroken sky

Author: Shandi Mitchell
Publisher: London : Phoenix, 2010.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Set in 1938 on the Canadian Prairies, this novel tells the story of a farming family from the Ukraine who, having survived war and Stalin's crimes, set out to make a living from an unrelenting land in a new country.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Shandi Mitchell
ISBN: 9780753826621 0753826623
OCLC Number: 463638641
Notes: Originally published: London: Weidenfeld & Nicolson, 2009.
Awards: Winner of Commonwealth Writers' Prize Best First Book (Africa Region) 2010 (UK)
Description: 412 pages ; 20 cm
Responsibility: Shandi Mitchell.

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An extraordinary family and an unrelenting landscape combine to create an epic story of survival and redemption.  Read more...

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This heartbreaking debut unpacks a thorny family tragedy framed against a beautiful and unrelenting landscape. * GOOD BOOK GUIDE * an epic piece of storytelling * WATERSTONES BOOKS QUARTERLY *

 
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