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By Robert Dickson

« Grand Ciel bleu par ici » nous offre une voix poétique sans prétention, available, comme si l’écriture, le langage devaient s’effacer tout à fait, pour ne rien voiler, pour laisser toute los angeles position à l’être.« Ce recueil confirme le beau expertise d’un poète qui n’a plus rien à prouver. » (« Nuit blanche »)

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Download E-books Anne of Green Gables (Anne of Green Gables, Book 1) PDF

By Lucy Maud Montgomery

Age variety: 10 - 17 Years

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As quickly as Anne Shirley arrives on the comfy white farmhouse known as eco-friendly Gables, she is bound she desires to remain forever...but will the Cuthberts ship her again to the orphanage? Anne is aware she's no longer what they expected-a thin lady with fiery purple hair and a mood to check. If merely she will be able to persuade them to allow her remain, she'll try out very tough to not retain dashing headlong into scrapes and blurting out first thing that involves her brain. Anne isn't really like anyone else, the Cuthberts agree; she is special-a lady with a tremendous mind's eye. This orphan woman desires of the day while she will be able to name herself Anne of eco-friendly Gables.

Anne, an eleven-year-old orphan, is shipped via mistake to dwell with a lonely, middle-aged brother and sister on a Prince Edward Island farm and proceeds to make an indelible impact on each person round her.

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By Lisa Moore

February is Lisa Moore’s heart-stopping follow-up to her debut novel, Alligator, winner of the Commonwealth Writers’ Prize for the Caribbean and Canadian area. Propelled via an area tragedy, within which an oil rig sinks in a violent typhoon off the coast of Newfoundland, February follows the lifetime of Helen O’Mara, widowed by means of the twist of fate, as she regularly spirals from the current day again to that devastating and transformative winter.

After overcoming the hardships of elevating 4 youngsters as a unmarried guardian, Helen’s power and calculated positivity idiot everybody into believing that she’s driven in the course of the paralyzing grief of wasting her wife. yet in inner most, Helen has obsessively maintained a robust connection to her deceased husband. while Helen’s son suddenly returns domestic with life-changing information, her mystery international is irrevocably shaken, and Helen is instantly compelled to return to phrases together with her lack of ability to put the previous to rest.

An unforgettable glimpse into the advanced love and cauterizing grief that run via all of our lives, February tenderly investigates how reminiscence knits jointly the previous and current, and pinpoints the very human have to continually think a destiny, regardless of how fragile.

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Download E-books Varieties of Exile (New York Review Books Classics Series) PDF

Mavis Gallant is the fashionable grasp of what Henry James referred to as the foreign tale, the fine-grained evocation of the quandaries of people that needs to make their method on the earth with none position to name their very own. The irreducible complexity of the very suggestion of house is specially at factor within the tales Gallant has written approximately Montreal, the place she was once born, even though she has lived in Paris for greater than part a century.

Varieties of Exile, Russell Banks's vast new choice from Gallant's paintings, demonstrates anew the awesome succeed in of this writer's singular paintings. between its contents are 3 formerly uncollected tales, in addition to the distinguished semi-autobiographical series approximately Linnet Muir—stories which are clever, humorous, and entire of perception into the perils and promise of transforming into up and breaking free.

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Download E-books Anne of Avonlea (Anne of Green Gables, Book 2) PDF

By Lucy Maud Montgomery

Age diversity: 10 - 17 Years

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At 16, Anne is either exhilarated and a little terrified to be educating on the Avonlea schoolhouse. yet she's decided to win the center of each student--especially troublemaker Anthony Pye. in spite of everything, she nonetheless understands something or approximately troublemaking herself...

With rambunctious six-year-old twins staying at eco-friendly Gables, a village "improvement" venture that is going disastrously fallacious, and her collage front tests to review for, Anne will greater than have her palms complete. at the least her ally Diana and tormentor-turned-ally, the speeding Gilbert Blythe, might be there to assist see her through.

Inspiring the dreamer in we all, Anne is hailed as a favourite by means of all people from Mark Twain to Duchess Kate.

This new version lovingly restores the unique, unabridged textual content and comprises an all-new, specific advent with distinct thoughts from L.M. Montgomery's granddaughter.

In this sequel to Anne of eco-friendly Gables, teenage Anne Shirley turns into a schoolteacher in a small village on Prince Edward Island.

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By Louis Patrick Leroux

Il y a grab ans, Alexandra a quitté son village en disgrâce. Elle était los angeles Cassandre des lieux : elle avait le don de prophétie, mais l. a. malédiction qu’on ne los angeles croit jamais. Son départ a laissé un trou béant que sa tante Marguerite a cherché à combler par un culte de grab femmes muettes dédié à son souvenir.

Aujourd’hui, après grab ans de pérégrinations, Alexandra rentre, épuisée, au bercail. Celle qui troublait par ses visions ne dit plus rien. Aphone, elle inquiète d’autant les villageois par son silence. Que cache-t-elle de si poor qu’elle n’en dit rien? Pourquoi est-elle profit après grab ans?

Louis Patrick Leroux enseigne l. a. création littéraire et los angeles littérature aux départements d’anglais et d’études françaises de l’Université Concordia à Montréal. Il est diplômé de l’Université d’Ottawa, de l’École des HEC de Montréal et docteur en théâtre de los angeles Sorbonne nouvelle. Auteur de théâtre et metteur en scène, il a fondé le Théâtre l. a. Catapulte d’Ottawa, qu’il a dirigé au cours des années 1990. Certains de ses Dialogues fantasques pour causeurs éperdus ont été créés dans le cadre d’une résidence artistique au centre de recherche-création Matralab à Montréal.

Il dirige actuellement Resonance Lab, un laboratoire de recherche-création affilié à l’Institut Hexagramme de l’Université Concordia.

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By Graeme Gibson

First released by way of Anansi in 1969, Five Legs was once a step forward for Canadian experimental fiction, promoting 1,000 copies in its first week. on the time Scott Symons wrote that "Five Legs has stronger writing in it, web page for web page, than the other younger Canadian novel that i will be able to imagine of." Or certainly any younger American novel — together with Pynchon and Farina.

Five Legs is the subversive story of 2 guilt-ridden younger males, Lucan Crackell and Felix Oswald — one a professor, the opposite his pupil — stuck within the grip of the North American Protestant ethic, with its emotional web-spinning and sexual torments. Gibson captures either their mortifications and their lively resistance to all issues WASP, themselves incorporated, in stream-of-consciousness prose that's instantaneously fluid, disjointed, and hilarious. crucial examining for any Canlit junkie, and relatively a visit. This version includes a new advent through Sean Kane.

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By Pauline Gill

Pauline Gill, passionnée d'histoire et d'écriture, excelle à faire revivre des pionnières de chez nous. Docteure Irma Tome 1 - l. a. Louve blanche, paru en 2006 et racontant los angeles vie d'Irma LeVasseur, chef de dossier des femmes médecins et pédiatres canadiennes françaises, a séduit le public par los angeles qualité de son écriture et ses troublantes révélations. Sa suite, L'Indomptable, vous tiendra en haleine de los angeles première à l. a. dernière page.

Éprouvée par l'anonymat maintenu sur l. a. fondation de son premiere hôpital - l'hôpital Sainte-Justine à Montréal - l. a. Dre Irma LeVasseur, première Canadienne française à exercer los angeles médecine au Québec, trouvera une reimbursement inattendue à manhattan, où ses deux quêtes seront exaucées : retrouver sa mère et se consacrer à l. a. santé des enfants. Mais nul repos pour cette femme d'audace au destin tumultueux. Les liens du sang lui réserveront les émotions les plus fortes que l'on puisse imaginer, alors que sa vie de médecin l'amènera à se dépasser sans relâche.

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By Anthony De Sa

It was once 1977 whilst a shoeshine boy, Emanuel Jaques, was once brutally murdered in Toronto. within the aftermath of the crime, twelve-year-old Antonio Rebelo explores his neighborhood’s darkish garages and labyrinthine again alleys with his rapscallion friends. 

As the media unravels the reality at the back of the Shoeshine Boy homicide, Antonio sees his immigrant family--and his Portuguese neighborhood--with new eyes, turning into conscious of the scary fact that nobody is de facto caring for him. So reason are his mom and dad and his associates on preserving the outdated traditions alive that they act as though they nonetheless reside in a small village, no longer in a tremendous urban that places their young ones within the type of hazard they wouldn't dare imagine.

Antonio learns approximately bravery and cowardice, lifestyles and demise, and the heart’s skill for love--and for cruelty--in this lovely novel.

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By Michel Vézina

Asphalte et vodka, c’est l’histoire de Jean et de Carl, deux jazzmen. C’est aussi los angeles path, los angeles musique, l’amour, los angeles drogue, l’alcool… et une gown rose saumon, celle de Jayne Mansfield…

Nos voisins du sud diraient sans doute qu’il s’agit d’un highway novel. D’autres parleront probablement d’un «roman du pays», au sens le plus vaste, le plus noble du terme. Une selected demeure, ce roman constitue, jusque dans ses excès, à l. a. fois un remarquable éloge de l’incontournable territorialité qui habite chacun de nous et une somptueuse fête du langage signée Michel Vézina.

Jean et Carl se rencontrent sur le Queen of the Caribeans. Les deux sont trompettistes, les deux sont québécois. Le most appropriate a 35 ans et tous les ans il se refait sur une croisière. Le moment a seventy five ans et il achève sa carrière, atteint de tout un tas de maladies respiratoires.

La nuit du dernier bal, Carl évoque le désir, avant de mourir, de revoir son village gaspésien natal, quitté 60 ans plus tôt. Jean, un peu saoul et naturellement exubérant, lui suggest de l’y emmener. Carl accepte, en échange de quoi il promet de donner son vieux station à Jean une fois arrivé à destination.

Une véritable épopée débute pour les deux musiciens. Après un courtroom arrêt en Louisiane, où Carl fait visiter sa roulotte à Jean dans l’arrière-cour d’un manoir ayant servi de haut lieu de revues vodou, ils prennent enfin l. a. course vers le nord, vers le paradis, vers St. Louis d’Gaspe peninsula. l. a. première nuit, ils s’arrêtent dans un parking de bar de campagne. Ils y rencontrent un sosie d’Elvis qui les saoule pour mieux leur voler tout leur argent et toute leur dope. Le reste du voyage se fera dans los angeles douleur et l. a. recherche d’argent pour manger, dormir et subvenir aux besoins en opiacés du vieux Carl…

De manhattan à Matapedia en passant par Montréal, Trois-Pistoles et Rimouski, les deux trompettistes se raconteront les rêves qui les gardent en vie. Amour, course, drogue et rock’n roll…

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