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Tin Flute / Edition 1
     

Tin Flute / Edition 1

by Gabrielle Roy
 

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ISBN-10: 077109860X

ISBN-13: 2900771098603

Pub. Date: 10/28/1989

Publisher: McClelland & Stewart

The Tin Flute, Gabrielle Roy’s first novel, is a classic of Canadian fiction. Imbued with Roy’s unique brand of compassion and compelling understanding, this moving story focuses on a family in the Saint-Henri slums of Montreal, its struggles to overcome poverty and ignorance, and its search for love.

An affecting story of familial

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The Tin Flute, Gabrielle Roy’s first novel, is a classic of Canadian fiction. Imbued with Roy’s unique brand of compassion and compelling understanding, this moving story focuses on a family in the Saint-Henri slums of Montreal, its struggles to overcome poverty and ignorance, and its search for love.

An affecting story of familial tenderness, sacrifice, and survival during the Second World War, The Tin Flute won both the Governor General’s Award and the Prix Fémina of France. The novel was made into a critically acclaimed motion picture in 1983.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
2900771098603
Publisher:
McClelland & Stewart
Publication date:
10/28/1989
Series:
New Canadian Library Series
Edition description:
REISSUE
Pages:
392

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