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Carrier, Roch

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Works: 219 works in 770 publications in 2 languages and 10,784 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Biography  History  Drama 
Roles: Bibliographic antecedent, Interviewee
Classifications: PQ3919.2.C25, 843
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La guerre, yes sir! by Roch Carrier( Book )
80 editions published between 1956 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 784 libraries worldwide
In a Quebec village, a soldier's funeral turns into a drunken wake in this serio-comic tale of French-Canadian anti-conscription feelings during an "English war."
No country without grandfathers by Roch Carrier( Book )
20 editions published between 1977 and 2009 in French and English and held by 427 libraries worldwide
Un roman grave et optimiste qui, selon R. Martel, dénonce le mépris condescendant ou simplement grossier dont nous entourons aujourd'hui nos vieillards. C'est bien dans la logique de notre société de consommation de les considérer comme des déchus, des "producteurs taris". Roch Carrier dont l'oeuvre, depuis quelques années, marquait le pas, "par Menaud interposé, tend la main à Louis Hémon pour témoigner de la paradoxale vitalité d'un peuple dépossédé mais qu'on croirait inapte au désespoir". [SDM]
The hockey sweater and other stories by Roch Carrier( Book )
11 editions published between 1979 and 2012 in English and held by 407 libraries worldwide
The Hockey Sweater, the title story in this 20-story collection, has become an enduring classic: a Quebec boy and Habs fan is shipped a Toronto Maple Leafs sweater by mistake. It encapsulates everything you need to understand French and English Canada, told with humour and love. This edition features a new introduction
The hockey sweater by Roch Carrier( Book )
12 editions published between 1979 and 2008 in English and held by 394 libraries worldwide
With every boy in a small Quebec town wearing the sweater of the Montreal Canadiens to play hockey, one child is horrified when, because of a mail order mix-up, he is forced to wear a Toronto Maple Leafs sweater
The day Jimmy's boa ate the wash --and more short stories ( visu )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 386 libraries worldwide
The day Jimmy's boa ate the wash: The class trip to the farm was pretty dull, until the cow started crying, the pigs got on the bus and Jimmy's pet boa got loose! Shrinking Violet: Violet is so shy that she shrinks whenever anyone watches her. So what will Violet do when her teacher gives her a big part in the school play? Will I have a friend? Jimmy's worried about the first day of school. The other children are strangers and he's sure he'll never find a friend, until naptime when he discovers someone who feels the same way he does
The flying canoe by Roch Carrier( Book )
3 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 325 libraries worldwide
11-year old Baptiste, spending the winter at a logging camp, gets a chance to go back home by riding "la chasse-galerie" (the devil's canoe) through the sky
Les enfants du bonhomme dans la lune by Roch Carrier( Book )
24 editions published between 1979 and 2007 in French and English and held by 303 libraries worldwide
Une vingtaine de contes brefs, "tous plus moraux et rassurants les uns que les autres" selon Jacques Godbout. Le merveilleux est absent, l'auteur préférant rester dans "la réalité douce" pour évoquer ses souvenirs d'enfance et d'adolescence, son village et son terroir
Floralie, où es-tu? Roman by Roch Carrier( Book )
16 editions published between 1969 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 267 libraries worldwide
Floralie, where are you? by Roch Carrier( Book )
9 editions published between 1970 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 266 libraries worldwide
In Floralie, Where Are You? he reaches back to the wedding night of the Corriveau parents. Once again a single night expands until it becomes a world in itself. But this time it is a very different concoction, mingling desire and guilt, nightmare and fantasy, as Anthymo drives Floralie back to his village through the forest
Heartbreaks along the road by Roch Carrier( Book )
5 editions published between 1987 and 1991 in English and held by 239 libraries worldwide
They won't demolish me! by Roch Carrier( Book )
11 editions published between 1973 and 1977 in English and held by 233 libraries worldwide
Il est par là, le soleil : roman by Roch Carrier( Book )
15 editions published between 1970 and 2009 in French and held by 226 libraries worldwide
Is it the sun, Philibert? by Roch Carrier( Book )
9 editions published between 1972 and 1979 in 3 languages and held by 219 libraries worldwide
The garden of delights by Roch Carrier( Book )
12 editions published between 1975 and 1978 in English and French and held by 211 libraries worldwide
Lady with chains by Roch Carrier( Book )
7 editions published in 1984 in English and held by 204 libraries worldwide
Le chandail de hockey by Roch Carrier( Book )
17 editions published between 1979 and 2008 in French and English and held by 202 libraries worldwide
Le désarroi, voire le drame d'un garçon qui reçoit de chez Eaton un chandail des Maple Leafs, alors qu'il voue toute son admiration à Maurice Richard et aux Canadiens. Un excellent ouvrage tant par le texte que l'illustration
The longest home run by Roch Carrier( Book )
6 editions published between 1993 and 2001 in English and held by 180 libraries worldwide
"The longest home run in the history of baseball was hit by a girl." So begins a baseball misadventure in the village of Ste. Justine. This time, a strange girl named Adeline shows up at the daisy field where Roch and his friends play baseball all summer. She proceeds to hit a towering home run, right through the window of the crankiest man in town. Adeline has other powers as well, which Roch and the boys discover at a magic show. But without the baseball, the game cannot go on. When Adeline literally disappears, who do you think has to get the ball back?
La céleste bicyclette by Roch Carrier( Book )
19 editions published between 1980 and 2008 in French and Undetermined and held by 173 libraries worldwide
Postface et dossier, p. 61-94
The boxing champion by Roch Carrier( Book )
5 editions published between 1990 and 1999 in English and held by 172 libraries worldwide
Each spring, when the ice melts off the hockey rink, Roch gets a bloody nose in a boxing match against one of the many Cote brothers. Finally, one spring, Roch invests all of his savings in the Miracle Muscle exercisers
Le jardin des délices : roman by Roch Carrier( Book )
9 editions published between 1975 and 1985 in French and held by 167 libraries worldwide
 
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French (171)
English (151)
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