The Grand Change by William AndrewsThe Grand Change by William Andrews

The Grand Change

byWilliam Andrews

Paperback | October 10, 2013

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William Andrews' first novel examines life in a small PEI community in the 1940s and 50s as changes, so common in the rest of the world, begin to take hold. Using a road as an allegory, he weaves a lyrical tale of simple country people, their struggles and their joys. The story is told through the eyes of a boy called Jake: he is the witness to life on the Hook Road and the events that change that life forever. The book is in some ways like a long poem: the people and the world they inhabit are richly and meticulously described, and the superb writing takes the reader to a world no one will ever see again.
William Andrews was born and raised during the forties and fifties on a mixed farm in Freetown, PEI. He left home young, shifted around a lot and tried a lot of things. He marched in regular peace time army, fished gill net on Lake Erie, sang gospel in Maritime penal institutions, carved wood in Japan and did a lot of labour type jobs ...
Title:The Grand ChangeFormat:PaperbackDimensions:200 pages, 8 × 5.5 × 0.5 inPublished:October 10, 2013Publisher:Acorn PressLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:1927502101

ISBN - 13:9781927502105

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