Mordecai: the Life and Times of Mordecai Richler by Charles Foran buy used Used & Rare price $23.58 new from$39.95 shop with confidence SPECIAL SHIPPING CONSIDERATIONS FOR USED & RARE ITEMS. Please see the special considerations for shipping Used & Rare items, including extended delivery times, possible import duties & taxes. Delivered in 3-5 weeks Format: Soft cover Publisher: Alfred A Knopf Condition: The following ISBNs are associated with this title: ISBN - 10:0676979637 ISBN - 13:9780676979633 Seller Comments: Book Uncorrected proof: ephemera (reviews) laid in. Some soiling to cover. [Our rating system: 1. Fine; 2. Near fine; 3. Very good; 4. Good; 5. Fair. ] From the Publisher Foran''s book is IT: the definitive, detailed, intimate portrait of Mordecai Richler, the lion of Canadian literature, and the turbulent, changing times that nurtured him. It is also an extraordinary love story that lasted half a century.The first major biography with access to family letters and archives. Mordecai Richler was an outsized and outrageous novelist whose life reads like fiction.Mordecai Richler won multiple Governor General''s Literary Awards, the Giller Prize, the Commonwealth Writers'' Prize, among others, as well as many awards for his children''s books. He also wrote Oscar-nominated screenplays. His influence was larger than life in Canada and abroad. In Mordecai, award-winning novelist and journalist Charlie Foran brings to the page the richness of Mordecai''s life as young bohemian, irreverent writer, passionate and controversial Canadian, loyal friend and deeply romantic lover. He explores Mordecai''s distraught childhood, and gives us the "portrait of a marriage" — the lifelong love affair with Florence, with Mordecai as beloved father of five. The portrait is alive and intimate — warts and all.