TITLE

A PORTRAIT OF THE GRAND MOTHER AS A YOUNG GIRL

PUB. DATE
November 1997
SOURCE
Border Crossings;Nov97, Vol. 16 Issue 4, p5
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article highlights Sandra Birdsell, Western Canadian fiction writer. It mentions that Birdsell is known for her collections of short stories and novels. Some of her books include "The Missing Child" and "The Town that Floated Away." Also, Birdsell became a writer for radio programs such as adult fiction.
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34636966

 

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