English Lessons and Other Stories by Shauna Singh BaldwinEnglish Lessons and Other Stories by Shauna Singh Baldwin

English Lessons and Other Stories

byShauna Singh Baldwin

Paperback | April 26, 2008

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The new reader's guide edition of Shauna Singh Baldwin's literary debut features the fifteen stories from the original collection, an interview with the author, an original afterword, and her suggested reading list. When Shauna Singh Baldwin's debut collection was first published in 1996, it took readers by storm. Reviewers discovered a new voice; listeners tuned in to the stories on CBC Radio. Since then, Baldwin has written two award-winning novels and, in 2007, a second story collection, We Are Not in Pakistan. Dramatizing the lives of Indian women from 1919 to the present, from India to North America, Shauna Singh Baldwin travels from the intimate sphere of family to the wasteland of office and university.
Shauna Singh Baldwin's first novel, What the Body Remembers, was published in 1999 by Knopf Canada, Transworld UK, Doubleday USA, and (as an audiobook) by Goose Lane Editions. It received the 2000 Commonwealth Writer's Prize for Best Book (Canada-Caribbean region) and has been translated into fourteen languages. Her second novel The Ti...
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Title:English Lessons and Other StoriesFormat:PaperbackDimensions:216 pages, 8.5 × 5.53 × 0.57 inPublished:April 26, 2008Publisher:Goose Lane EditionsLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0864925107

ISBN - 13:9780864925107

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"The vicious circle of Indian women attempting to balance traditional roles with views and lifestyles outside their inherited gender and homeland." — National Post