Miss Take by Rejean DucharmeMiss Take by Rejean Ducharme

Miss Take

byRejean DucharmeTranslated byWill Browning

Paperback | September 13, 2011

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Teenagers Miles and Chateaugue have run away from home and soon form a suicide pact to preserve their fleeting innocence. Written in a style that echoes Arthur Rimbaud and William S. Burroughs, Rejean Ducharme's vision is darkly prophetic of a world that has lost its way, on which "our lady of good help" only gazes with an inscrutable Mona Lisa smile. Rejean Ducharme is one of Quebec's most influential authors, and also one ofthe province's enigmas: the man has not been seen in public for over a decade. Will Browning is currently a professor of French literature at Boise State University.
Novelist and playwright Rejean Ducharme was born in Saint-Felix-de-Valois, in the region of Joliette, Quebec in 1941. He spent seven months in the Canadian Air Force in 1962, then worked as a salesman, office clerk and cab driver before travelling across Canada, the United States and Mexico for three years. Ten of his works have been p...
Title:Miss TakeFormat:PaperbackDimensions:272 pages, 8.5 × 5.5 × 0.61 inPublished:September 13, 2011Publisher:Talon Books LtdLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0889226695

ISBN - 13:9780889226692

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