The Alchemy of Happiness

December 16, 2002|
The Alchemy of Happiness by Marilyn Bowering
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In her new volume of verse, Bowering continues her rigorous, ambitious path and delivers poems that blend a variety of personalities, times, and places that add up to an overall substance she sees as happiness. Like an alchemist of old, she transmutes experiences, perceptions, and perspectives into something richer and rarer despite the passage of years and the loss and death they have brought.

Marilyn Bowering has had two previous volumes of poetry nominated for the Governor General''s Award: Autobiography and The Sunday Before Winter. The former also won the Pat Lowther Award. Her novel Visible Worlds received the Ethel Wilson Fiction Prize and was shortlisted for the prestigious Orange Prize. Bowering is also the author of...
Title:The Alchemy of Happiness
Product dimensions:136 pages, 8.25 X 5.25 X 0.2 in
Shipping dimensions:136 pages, 8.25 X 5.25 X 0.2 in
Published:December 16, 2002
Publisher:Dundurn Press
Appropriate for ages:All ages
ISBN - 13:9780888784353

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