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Birdsell, Sandra 1942-

Overview
Works: 39 works in 140 publications in 3 languages and 2,678 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Domestic fiction  Juvenile works  Drama  History  Christian fiction 
Classifications: PR9199.3.B4385, 813.54
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Publications about Sandra Birdsell
Publications by Sandra Birdsell
Most widely held works by Sandra Birdsell
Katya by Sandra Birdsell( Book )
7 editions published between 2001 and 2004 in English and held by 445 libraries worldwide
Katya Vogt is an old woman living in North America, but her rich past is in a Mennonite community in the Russian steppes, where her family's religion, their traditions, and her father's position as farm manager of a luxurious estate set them apart from the surrounding Russian community
Agassiz : a novel in stories by Sandra Birdsell( Book )
3 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 379 libraries worldwide
The chrome suite : a novel by Sandra Birdsell( Book )
12 editions published between 1992 and 2002 in English and held by 300 libraries worldwide
A woman's ill-fated life. Amy Barber comes from a small town in Canada. At 17 she is raped, her parents divorce, she marries a man who forces her to shoplift. He deserts her, she marries a Polish filmmaker, but now that communism is dead, he decides to return to Poland. By the author of Agassiz
The Russländer by Sandra Birdsell( Book )
16 editions published between 2001 and 2011 in English and held by 232 libraries worldwide
Story of the Mennonite community in Canada, starting in Russia in 1910
The missing child : a novel by Sandra Birdsell( Book )
15 editions published between 1989 and 1998 in English and held by 160 libraries worldwide
Children of the day : a novel by Sandra Birdsell( Book )
7 editions published between 2005 and 2010 in English and held by 159 libraries worldwide
An immigrant Mennonite woman with a dark past marries a Mťis Winnipeg cabdriver
Waiting for Joe : a novel by Sandra Birdsell( Book )
6 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 156 libraries worldwide
"On a chilly early morning in late spring, Joe Beaudry and his wife, Laurie, wake up in a stolen motorhome on the edge of a Walmart parking lot in Regina, Saskatchewan. They've gone bust: lost the house that was Joe's gift from his dad, lost the business Joe started when he got married, and had to put Joe's ancient father in a nursing home in Winnipeg while they flee their creditors"--Dust jacket
Night travellers by Sandra Birdsell( Book )
8 editions published between 1982 and 1984 in English and Undetermined and held by 142 libraries worldwide
The two-headed calf by Sandra Birdsell( Book )
2 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 135 libraries worldwide
Ladies of the house by Sandra Birdsell( Book )
5 editions published between 1984 and 1986 in English and held by 122 libraries worldwide
Agassiz stories : Night travellers and Ladies of the house by Sandra Birdsell( Book )
7 editions published between 1987 and 1992 in English and Undetermined and held by 89 libraries worldwide
A feast of longing by Sarah Klassen( Book )
2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 73 libraries worldwide
Long after fathers by Roberta Rees( Book )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 70 libraries worldwide
The town that floated away by Sandra Birdsell( Book )
5 editions published between 1997 and 1998 in English and held by 70 libraries worldwide
Virginia desperately wants to get away from her "preposterously protective parents," but when an unusual confluence of events sends her whole town sailing away leaving her behind, she finds herself beginning to shrink
Agassiz stories by Sandra Birdsell( Book )
5 editions published between 1984 and 2011 in English and held by 29 libraries worldwide
A collection of stories tracing four generations of the Lafreniere family in the fictional small town of Agassiz, Manitoba
Places not our own ( visu )
3 editions published between 1986 and 2009 in English and held by 29 libraries worldwide
This dramatic film set in 1929 depicts how Canada's West, home to generations of Métis, was taken over by the railroads and new settlers. As a result, the Métis became a forgotten people, forced to eke out a living as best they could. At the forefront is Rose, a woman determined to provide her children with a normal life and an education despite the odds. But due to their harsh circumstances, a devastating and traumatic event transpires instead
Daughters of the country ( visu )
4 editions published between 1987 and 2008 in English and held by 29 libraries worldwide
From the historic encounter between Indian and European in the Canadian northwest emerged a mixed-blood nation, the Métis. Here, in a four-part compilation dramatic series that spans two centuries, is their proud story, told from the point of view of courageous Métis women
Agassiz : nouvelles by Sandra Birdsell( Book )
2 editions published in 1990 in French and held by 12 libraries worldwide
Making a difference : Canadian multicultural literature by Smaro Kamboureli( Book )
1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 7 libraries worldwide
The russlander by Sandra Birdsell( Sound Recording )
4 editions published between 2003 and 2008 in English and held by 6 libraries worldwide
Katya grows up in Russia in the 1910s, where an act of violence ends her innocence. In the difficult years that follow she struggles to come to terms with the events
 
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Alternative Names
Birdsell, Sandra
Birdsell, Sandra Louise
Birdsell, Sandra Louise, 1942-
Languages
English (117)
French (2)
German (1)
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