Finishing School

April 24, 2007|
Finishing School by Helen Fogwill Porter
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Forty-nine-year-old divorced hair stylist Eileen Novak has recently enrolled in a community college class to complete her high school education, and her first English assignment is to keep a journal. Initially apprehensive about this exercise, Eileen soon discovers she enjoys writing and the opportunity to really let herself go.

Set in St. John's, Newfoundland, in the 1980s and resonating with a vivid sense of place, Finishing School chronicles Eileen's sometimes traumatic, sometimes funny but fully engaged life during the school months. "Always ready to try anything
A native of St. John''s, Newfoundland, where she still resides and where most of her work is set, Helen Fogwill Porter has been writing professionally for thirty-five years. Her material spans many genres, from fiction and poetry to drama and criticism. Published across Canada and overseas, Porter is particularly interested in regional...
Title:Finishing School
Product dimensions:192 pages, 6 X 9 X 0.25 in
Shipping dimensions:192 pages, 6 X 9 X 0.25 in
Published:April 24, 2007
Appropriate for ages:All ages
ISBN - 13:9781895900880

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