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Contemporary Canadian authors

Contemporary Canadian authors

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  • 13 Currently reading

Published by Gale Canada in New York, Toronto .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Canadian Authors,
  • Bio-bibliography,
  • Biography,
  • Canadian literature

  • Edition Notes

    Only 1 vol. published.

    The Physical Object
    Pagination1 v. ;
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL26623594M

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    Tracie Peterson is an award-winning, best-selling author of over 95 books. Having given her heart to Jesus at the young age of six, Tracie has always felt called to some form of ministry, and writing fulfills that mission field. As a bilingual nation, Canada has a long history of both English and French-Canadian literary talent. From the earliest iterations of French-Canadian writing — with bilingual newspapers in Québec, and Michel Bibaud’s seminal Histoire du Canada published in — French-Canadian writers have been proving their literary chops for centuries.. The 20th and early 21st centuries have been.


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A new Canadian version of the highly successful and award-winning Contemporary Authors Series, this publication provides biographical information on Canadian contemporary novelists, playwrights, journalists and scriptwriters. More than 25 of the entries do not appear in any other Gale publication.

Disjointed, and multilingual, the country needed authors like Kirby to provoke nationalist fervor. The Golden Dog follows the lives of two French Canadian couples just before the Fall of New France in Though lauding the British and even making a controversial case for their moral superiority, the novel is ultimately a sympathetic account.

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