Penguin Modern Classics The View From Castle Rock by Alice MunroPenguin Modern Classics The View From Castle Rock by Alice Munro

Penguin Modern Classics The View From Castle Rock

byAlice Munro

Paperback | August 31, 2010

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The View from Castle Rock traces the generations of Munro's family, from the title story—where through a haze of whiskey Alice's ancestors gaze north from Edinburgh Castle at the Fife coast, believing that it is North America—to Munro's firstperson stories, set during her lifetime, and all the way to the final story, where we travel with “Alice Munro” today. In the author's words, these stories “pay more attention to the truth of a life than fiction usually does. But not enough to swear on.”
Alice Munro grew up in Wingham, Ontario, and attended the University of Western Ontario. She has published sixteen books — Dance of the Happy Shades; Lives of Girls and Women, Something I’ve Been Meaning to Tell You; Who Do You Think You Are?; The Moons of Jupiter; The Progress of Love; Friend of My Youth; Open Secrets; Selected Storie...
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Title:Penguin Modern Classics The View From Castle RockFormat:PaperbackDimensions:304 pages, 7.75 × 5.15 × 0.81 inPublished:August 31, 2010Publisher:Penguin CanadaLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0143177400

ISBN - 13:9780143177401

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Rated 5 out of 5 by from Loved It Like all of Alice Munro's books rich characterization, descriptions, and stories. If you like history and genealogy this is the book for you.
Date published: 2017-05-08