Penguin Book Of Canadian Short Stories by Jane UrquhartPenguin Book Of Canadian Short Stories by Jane Urquhart

Penguin Book Of Canadian Short Stories

byJane UrquhartForeword byJane Urquhart

Paperback | September 30, 2008

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This stunning collection of 60 stories—over a century’s worth of the best Canadian literature by an extraordinary array of our finest writers—has been selected and is introduced by award-winning writer Jane Urquhart. Urquhart’s selection includes stories by major literary figures such as Mavis Gallant, Carol Shields, Alistair MacLeod, and Margaret Atwood, and wonderful stories by younger writers, including Dennis Bock, Joseph Boyden, and Madeleine Thien. This collection is uniquely organized into five parts: the immigrant experience, urban life, family drama, fantasy and metaphor, and celebrating the past.
Jane Urquhart is the author of several award-winning books, including A Map of Glass and The Stone Carvers.
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Title:Penguin Book Of Canadian Short StoriesFormat:PaperbackDimensions:720 pages, 9.1 × 6 × 1.8 inPublished:September 30, 2008Publisher:Penguin CanadaLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0143054430

ISBN - 13:9780143054436

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Rated 5 out of 5 by from Love it This is a fantastic collection of short stories. Everyone who loves Canadian literature should pick this one up.
Date published: 2017-09-11