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Lives of girls and women

Alice Munro

Lives of girls and women

by Alice Munro

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Published by Penguin in Harmondsworth .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Originally published, New York , McGraw-Hill, 1971 ; London , Allen Lane, 1973.

StatementAlice Munro.
SeriesKing Penguin
The Physical Object
Pagination250p. ;
Number of Pages250
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14946317M
ISBN 100140059962

Lives of Girls and Women (Paperback) A Novel (Vintage International) By Alice Munro. Vintage, , pp. Publication Date: Febru Other Editions of This Title: Paperback, Chinese (7/23/).   Buy Lives of Girls and Women 01 by Munro, Alice (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders/5(25).

  Women’s Lives Club — a virtual book club with participants all from all over the world. February’s book is Janet Malcolm’s The Silent Woman, a biography of Sylvia Plath. It’s the brainchild of prolific writer Rachel Syme, where anyone interested in participating can partake in reading a biography of a notable woman each : Danielle Sepulveres. Lives of Girls and women was like listening to a story my Grandma would have told. It was like being transported back to her time on the prairies in the 's. This was situated slightly later, and in north-western Ontario, but the feelings, sentiments and Canadiana that appeared throughout the book made me feel like I was a kid again, waiting 4/5(87).

  WINNER OF THE NOBEL PRIZE® IN LITERATURE The only novel from Alice Munro-award-winning author of The Love of a Good Woman--is an insightful, honest book, "autobiographical in form but not in fact," that chronicles a young girl's growing up in rural Ontario in the 's. Del Jordan lives out at the end of the Flats Road on her father's fox farm, where her most /5(16).   Directed by Ronald Wilson. With Tanya Allen, Wendy Crewson, Peter MacNeill, Amos Crawley/10(1).


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This not merely a good book for middle-aged women, or good instruction for girls, or any such claptrap. To label Munro as good "women's lit" is demeaning to women and demeaning to "The Lives of Girls and Women." (Plus it makes men who enjoy reading her a bit funny.) It's a great book!5/5(5).

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Lives of Girls and Women is a statement of political as well as artistic intent, and in case we missed it earlier, towards the end of the book Del says: “It did not occur to me then that one day.

Lives of Girls and Women is a short story cycle by Nobel Prize–winning author Alice Munro, published by McGraw-Hill Ryerson in All of the stories chronicle the life of a single character, Del Jordan, and the book has been characterized as a novel by some critics as a result.

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The first edition of the novel was published inand was written by Alice Munro. The book was published in multiple languages including English, consists of pages and is available in Paperback format.

The main characters of this fiction, short stories story are.4/5. The Lives of Girls and Women looks at women from the Islamic world (though not necessarily documented as Muslims) who came to the British Isles in the 16th and early 17th centuries. The book focuses in particular on how these women were able to express cultural agency and resistance to assimilation even when their presence in England was.

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However, Munro has stated in many interviews that Lives of Girls and Women is a fictional work, and for all intents and purposes, she is correct. The book is indeed a.

Lives of Girls and women was like listening to a story my Grandma would have told. It was like being transported back to her time on the prairies in the 's. This was situated slightly later, and in north-western Ontario, but the feelings, sentiments and Canadiana that appeared throughout the book made me feel like I was a kid again, waiting /5().

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WINNER OF THE NOBEL PRIZE® IN LITERATURE The only novel from Alice Munro-award-winning author of The Love of a Good Woman–is an insightful, honest book, “autobiographical in form but not in fact,” that chronicles a young girl’s growing up in rural Ontario in the ’s.

Del Jordan lives out at the end of the Flats Road on her father’s fox farm. Her two novels, Lives of Girls and Women () and the Beggar Maid () are collections of episodes in the life of the central character, with each chapter reading as a separate story.

Munro's work is concerned with women's relationships, usually ordinary women or girls living in rural Ontario towns.4/5(12). Lives of Girls and Women is a coming-of-age story, full of the tumultuous times one goes through on the road to growing up, the universal truths about growing up and the tragedies that are suffered by far too many of us.

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