Sister Language

September 15, 2019|
Sister Language by Martha Baillie
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Sister Language is a collaboration, composed mainly of letters and other writings, between two sisters, one of whom, Christina, is schizophrenic. In the careful building of a bridge between sisters, a prose nonpareil is achieved, and a linguistic "bridge" created between readers and the authors, one of whom's deep isolation is in this way diminished.

Martha Baillie is the author of four novels. Her most recent, The Incident Report (Pedlar Press, 2009), was nominated for the Scotiabank Giller Prize and was included in the Globe and Mail's list of Best Books for 2009. She has crossed the Arctic Circle on foot, hiking in Auyuittuq on Baffin Island, spent time in Pangnirtung and kayake...
Title:Sister Language
Product dimensions:218 pages, 8.75 X 6 X 1 in
Shipping dimensions:218 pages, 8.75 X 6 X 1 in
Published:September 15, 2019
Publisher:Coach House Books
Appropriate for ages:All ages
ISBN - 13:9781552454558

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