Rumi And The Red Handbag by Shawna LemayRumi And The Red Handbag by Shawna Lemay

Rumi And The Red Handbag

byShawna Lemay

Paperback | October 15, 2015

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Rumi and the Red Handbag follows the lives of Shaya and Ingrid-Simone, working together one winter at a second-hand clothing shop. Theodora's Consignment Shop becomes a small world where Shaya, an academic who abandoned studying the secrets of women writers, finds in Ingrid-Simone a reason to begin writing again, on scraps of paper and post-its. Fresh, unique and intelligent, Rumi and The Red Handbag is a journey to the Museum of Purses and Handbags in Amsterdam, a journey to find Rumi, the soul, and the secrets hidden in a red handbag.
Shawna Lemay is a writer, blogger, editor, photographer, and library assistant. She is the creator and co-editor of the website, Canadian Poetries. She has written six books of poetry, a book of essays and a work of experimental fiction. She resides in Edmonton, Canada with her partner, Robert Lemay, a visual artist, and their daughter...
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Title:Rumi And The Red HandbagFormat:PaperbackDimensions:185 pages, 8.5 × 5.5 × 0.4 inPublished:October 15, 2015Publisher:Palimpsest PressLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:1926794265

ISBN - 13:9781926794266

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Rated 5 out of 5 by from An elegant work of art I sat down last night with Shawna Lemay's new book, Rumi and the Red Handbag. Devoured it. It's a very special work of art, filled with literary, spiritual, and fashion designer references. But it's also a story of women, of friendship, and of the secrets we keep, from ourselves and others, in our purses and in our souls. You will love it. Read it.
Date published: 2016-01-29
Rated 5 out of 5 by from A wonderful story This book is hard to put down! it weaves a tale of magic as you follow the plot to Amsterdam! Definitely one to read!
Date published: 2015-12-19