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Author: Carol Shields
Publisher: New York : Harper Perennial, 2006, ©2002.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : 1st Harper Perennial edView all editions and formats
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Forty-four-year-old Reta Winters, wife, mother, writer, and translator, is living a happy life until one of her three daughters drops out of university to sit on a downtown street corner silent and cross-legged with a begging bowl in her lap and a placard round her neck that says "Goodness." The final book from Pulitzer Prize-winner Carol Shields, Unless is a candid and deeply moving novel from one of the twentieth  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Psychological fiction
Domestic fiction
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Carol Shields
ISBN: 0060874406 9780060874407
OCLC Number: 62886695
Notes: Includes a section: P.S. : insights, interviews & more ... (P. 1-16 second sequence).
Description: 320, 16 pages ; 21 cm
Contents: Here's --
Nearly --
Once --
Wherein --
Nevertheless --
So --
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Thus --
Yet --
Insofar as --
Thereof --
Every --
Regarding --
Hence --
Next --
Notwithstanding --
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Hardly --
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Any --
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Not yet.
Other Titles: Unless : a novel
Responsibility: Carol Shields.

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Forty-four-year-old Reta Winters, wife, mother, writer, and translator, is living a happy life until one of her three daughters drops out of university to sit on a downtown street corner silent and cross-legged with a begging bowl in her lap and a placard round her neck that says "Goodness." The final book from Pulitzer Prize-winner Carol Shields, Unless is a candid and deeply moving novel from one of the twentieth century's most accomplished and beloved authors. --Publisher.

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