Across the Bridge

Across the Bridge

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This is a collection of short stories from the author of "In Transit, "Overhead in a Balloon" and "Paris Notebook". The first four stories feature the French-Canadian Carette family over three generations, while the other seven stories are set in Paris, where the author lived for many years.
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Product details

  • Hardback | 256 pages
  • 112 x 160mm | 239g
  • Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
  • London, United Kingdom
  • 0747517738
  • 9780747517733
  • 615,433

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"There isn't a finer writer in the English language."-"Books in Canada""She is a very good writer indeed."-"The New York Times""Mavis Gallant is a marvellously clear-headed observer and a rare phrase-maker." -"Times Literary Supplement""Mavis Gallant writes some of the most superbly crafted and perceptive stories of our time."-"Globe and Mail""One of the best writers of our language, an artist who is above fad and fashion."-"Saturday Night""From the Hardcover edition."
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About Mavis Gallant

Mavis Gallant was born in Montreal and has lived in Paris for many years. She has written eleven books, including GREEN WATER, GREEN SKY, her first novel, and PARIS NOTEBOOKS: ESSAYS AND REVIEWS.
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169 ratings
3.72 out of 5 stars
5 27% (45)
4 34% (57)
3 28% (48)
2 8% (14)
1 3% (5)
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