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Author: Robert Lecker
Publisher: Toronto : Thomson Nelson, ©2008.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Provides an unparalleled view of Canada's literary evolution. This title also provides background information about the influences and ideas shaping the selected works as well as the author's career.  Read more...

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Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Robert Lecker
ISBN: 9780176103897 0176103899
OCLC Number: 145429705
Description: 571 p. ; 23 cm.
Contents: Thomas Chandler Haliburton : Gulling a Blue Nose --
Catharine Parr Traill : The Bereavement --
Susanna Moodie : A Visit to Grosse Isle ; Our First Settlement, and the Borrowing System ; Brian, the Still-Hunter ; Adieu to the Woods --
Charles G.D. Roberts :The Iron Edge of Winter --
Ernest Thompson Seton : Lobo, the King of Currumpaw --
Stephen Leacock : My Financial Career ; The Whirlwind Campaign in Mariposa --
Frederick Philip Grove :The House of Many Eyes --
Ethel Wilson : Mr. Sleepwalker --
Raymond Knister :The Fate of Mrs Lucier --
Harry Robinson : You Think It’s a Stump, but That’s My Grandfather --
Morley Callaghan : The Blue Kimono --
Sinclair Ross :The Lamp at Noon --
Sheila Watson : Antigone --
Mavis Gallant : The Moslem Wife --
Margaret Laurence : To Set Our House in Order --
Hugh Hood : Going Out as a Ghost --
Timothy Findley : Dreams Alice Munro : The Bear Came over the Mountain --
Austin Clarke : A Short Drive --
Leon Rooke : The Woman’s Guide to Home Companionship --
Rudy Wiebe : Where Is the Voice Coming From? --
Joy Kogawa : From Obasan --
Alistair MacLeod : The Boat --
John Metcalf : The Nipples of Venus --
Margaret Atwood : Hairball --
Clark Blaise : Identity --
Sharon Butala : Light --
Thomas King : Borders --
Barbara Gowdy : We So Seldom Look on Love --
Guy Vanderhaeghe : The Watcher --
Rohinton Mistry : Squatter --
Bill Gaston : the Alcoholist --
Neil Bissoondath : Continental Drift --
Mark Anthony Jarman : Burn Man on a Texas Porch Elise Levine : You Are You Because Your Little Dog Loves You --
Douglas Coupland : Shopping Is Not Creating --
Timothy Taylor : the Resurrection Plant --
Lisa Moore : Grace --
Michael Crummey : Serendipity --
Joseph Boyden : Shawanagan Bingo Queen --
Eden Robinson : Traplines --
Ivan E. Coyote : Makeover : The Smart Money --
Lynn Coady : In Disguise as the Sky --
Alissa York : The Back of the Bear’s Mouth --
David Bezmozgis : A New Gravestone for an Old Grave --
Madeleine Thien : Simple Recipes
Responsibility: edited by Robert Lecker.

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