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Sunday March 28, 2010 in Books
Jane Ruleâ€™s ï¬rst collection of short stories.
ISBN 13: 9780889220607 | ISBN 10: 889220603
6 W x 9 H inches | 192 pages
$18.95 CAN / $14.95 US
Backlist | Fiction | Bisac: FIC029000
QUOTES OF NOTE
â€œCool, clear-eyed, compassionate and unsentimental, Jane Ruleâ€™s work compares very well with the best fiction written anywhere.â€ â€”Margaret Laurence, Globe and Mail
About the ContributorsJane Rule
Jane Rule was born in New Jersey in 1931 and came to Canada in 1956, where she later taught at the University of British Columbia. Her first novel, Desert of the Heart (1991), was made into a movie in the 1980s. Rule emerged as one of the most respected writers in Canada with her many novels, essays, and collections of short stories including Theme for Diverse Instruments (1975). Rule passed away in 2007.
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