Any Given Power

November 15, 1999|
Any Given Power by Alissa York
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Any Given Power is peopled with deftly drawn characters who puzzle through their lives in cities and small towns across Canada. In twelve perfectly formed stories that "open to the universal like a beautiful dark rose" (Globe & Mail), York turns her courageous stare to the haunting and bewildering pull of desire, contemporary racism and poverty, the family, with all its impossible circles and affections, and the multitude of injuries, losses, and moments of grace that define us
Alissa York has lived all over Canada and now makes her home in Winnipeg with her husband, writer/filmmaker/publisher Clive Holden. In 1999 her short fiction won the Journey Prize and the Bronwen Wallace Award. Later that year Arbeiter Ring published Alissa's first collection of stories, Any Given Power, which won the Mary Scorer Award...
Title:Any Given PowerFormat:PaperbackProduct dimensions:200 pages, 7.7 X 5 X 0.5 inShipping dimensions:200 pages, 7.7 X 5 X 0.5 inPublished:November 15, 1999Publisher:ARP BooksLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:189403709X

ISBN - 13:9781894037099

Appropriate for ages: All ages

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