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The Resource Dear life, by Alice Munro

Dear life, by Alice Munro

Label
Dear life
Title
Dear life
Statement of responsibility
by Alice Munro
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A young soldier, returning to his fiancee from the Second World War, steps off the train before his stop and onto the farm of another woman, beginning a life on the move. This book ends with four powerful pieces, 'autobiographical in feeling', set during the time of author's own childhood, in the area where she grew up
Summary
A collection of stories illuminates moments that shape a life, from a dream or a sexual act to simple twists of fate, and is set in the countryside and towns of Lake Huron
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
  • New York Times Notable Book, 2012.
  • Booklist Editors' Choice, 2012.
  • Trillium Book Award, 2012.
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10151384
Cataloging source
DLC
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1931-
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Munro, Alice
Dewey number
813.54
Index
no index present
Literary form
short stories
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True
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Short stories, Canadian
Target audience
adult
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stories
Label
Dear life, by Alice Munro
Instantiates
Publication
Contents
To reach Japan -- Amundsen -- Leaving Maverley -- Gravel -- Haven -- Pride -- Corrie -- Train -- In sight of the lake -- Dolly -- The eye -- Night -- Voices -- Dear life
Control code
000050126166
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
319 p.
Isbn
9780701187842
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Label
Dear life, by Alice Munro
Publication
Contents
To reach Japan -- Amundsen -- Leaving Maverley -- Gravel -- Haven -- Pride -- Corrie -- Train -- In sight of the lake -- Dolly -- The eye -- Night -- Voices -- Dear life
Control code
000050126166
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
319 p.
Isbn
9780701187842
Isbn Type
(hbk.)

Library Locations

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