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The Stone Diaries

Author: Carol Shields
SKU: 9781857022254

Kshs 810.00

  • Classifications: Modern & contemporary fiction (post c 1945)
  • Readership:General (US: Trade)
  • Format: Paperback 384 pages, illustrations geneal. table, portraits

ISBN : 9781857022254

Published : 2 Jun 1994

Author : Carol Shields

Main Material : Paperback

Publisher : HarperCollins Publishers

Size : 197 x 130 (mm)

Weight : 290g

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Description

Winner of the Pulitzer Prize, the National Book Critics Circle Award and the Governor-General’s Award, and short-listed for the Booker Prize. ‘The Stone Diaries’ is the story of one woman’s life, a truly sensuous novel which relects and illuminates the unsettled decades of our century. This is the story of Daisy Goodwill, from her birth on a kitchen floor in Manitoba, Canada, to her death in a Florida nursing home nearly ninety years later.

Through Daisy’s life, Shields reflects and illuminates the unsettled decades of our century in this rich and poignant novel.

  • Classifications: Modern & contemporary fiction (post c 1945)
  • Readership:General (US: Trade)
  • Format: Paperback 384 pages, illustrations geneal. table, portraits

1 x THE STONE DIARIES – CAROL SHIELD BOOK