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The Republic Of Love
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|September 20, 1994

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With a viewpoint that shifts as crisply as cards in the hands of a blackjack dealer, Carol Shields introduces us to two shell-shocked veterans of the wars of the heart. There's Fay, a folklorist whose passion for mermaids has kept her from focusing on any one…
Dropped Threads: What We Aren't Told
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|January 23, 2001

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The idea came up over lunch between two old friends. There was a need for a book that, eschewing sensationalism and simplistic answers, would examine the holes in the fabric of women’s talk of the last thirty or forty years. The contributors, a…
The Stone Diaries
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|September 16, 2008

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The Stone Diaries is the story of one woman's life; a truly sensuous novel that reflects and illuminates the unsettled decades of our century. Born in 1905, Daisy Goodwill drifts through the chapters of childhood, marriage, widowhood, remarriage, motherhood and…
Larry's Party
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|September 29, 1998

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Larry Weller, born in 1950, is an ordinary guy made extraordinary by his creator's perception, irony and tenderness. Carol Shields gives us, as it were, a CAT scan of his life, in episodes between 1977 and 1997 that flash back and forward seamlessly. As Larry…
Startle And Illuminate: Carol Shields On Writing
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Shimmering with her unique style, sense, humour, vision and wit, Startle and Illuminate is a book of advice and reflections on writing by Pulitzer Prize-winning author Carol Shields that is destined to become as valued and essential as Stephen King's On Writing:…
Unless: Penguin Modern Classics Edition
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Written with sadness and honesty,  Unless  is a bittersweet reflection on women and their place in world, real and literary...      Reta Winters has spent her 44 years in quiet contentment. Enjoying her moderate success as an…
Life In The Clearings Versus The Bush
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In the sequel to Roughing It in the Bush , Susanna Moodie portrays the relatively sophisticated society springing up in the clearings along Lake Ontario. During a trip from Belleville to Niagara Falls, Moodie acts as a meticulous observer of the social customs…
The Collected Poetry Of Carol Shields
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|October 15, 2021

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Carol Shields, best known for her fiction writing, received both the Pulitzer Prize and the Governor General's Award for Fiction for her novel The Stone Diaries. But she also wrote hundreds of poems over the span of her career. The Collected Poetry of Carol…
Susanna Moodie: Roughing It in the Bush
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Carol Shields was fascinated by the life and writing of Susanna Moodie. Moodie was a Romantic writer from a celebrated literary family whose life changed forever when she and her husband left England for the backwoods of Canada in 1832. The Moodies, utterly…
Swann: A Novel
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|December 17, 2013

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Arthur Ellis Best Crime Novel Award Winner: A “funny, poignant, surprising” (Margaret Atwood) literary detective story centering around a murdered poet.   Who is Mary Swann? In this novel of a writer’s revenge, an uneducated farmer’s…
Jane Austen: A Life
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|May 31, 2005

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With the same sensitivity and artfulness that are the trademarks of her award-winning novels, Carol Shields explores the life of a writer whose own novels have engaged and delighted readers for the past two hundred years. In Jane Austen , Shields follows this…
Various Miracles: Stories
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|December 17, 2013

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The small miracles of our day-to-day lives are on captivating display in this unforgettable collection by Pulitzer Prize winner Carol Shields Various Miracles  brings together twenty-one short stories, modern parables that illuminate the mysteries of…
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