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  • Overhead in a Balloonby Mavis Gallant

    Open Road Media 2014; US$ 14.99

    The City of Lights, as seen by one of its greatest citizens and admirers Paris has been inspiring writers for centuries. Its neighborhoods and people make for a never-ending flow of potential stories. Mavis Gallant, Canadian by birth but Parisian since the 1950s, has created an incredibly loving and accomplished tribute to her adoptive home. ... more...

  • The Pegnitz Junctionby Mavis Gallant

    Open Road Media 2014; US$ 14.99

    A devastating collection exploring the wake of mankind?s greatest conflict World War II exerted a psychic toll on Europe that is still evident today.  The Pegnitz Junction  is Mavis Gallant?s look at how Europe handles that collective pain. In the title novella of this sharply written collection, a girl rides the train with her boyfriend and his... more...

  • Home Truthsby Mavis Gallant

    Open Road Media 2014; US$ 14.99

    The quilt of the Canadian experience is sewn by one of the nation?s greatest treasures Canada is one of the world?s most diverse and gorgeous countries, stretching from the Atlantic Ocean to the Pacific, with a wealth of experiences and people to match its incredible size and breadth. The nation?s impressive variety is on display in  Home Truths... more...

  • Across the Bridgeby Mavis Gallant

    Open Road Media 2014; US$ 14.99

    A New York Times Best Book of the Year: An arresting look at the way time can change family One of the greatest strengths of Mavis Gallant?s writing is her ability to distill a character?s emotions into a simple moment?a lingering glance or an unuttered word. Her flair for detail is everywhere in evidence in  Across the Bridge , studies of Montreal... more...

  • From the Fifteenth Districtby Mavis Gallant

    Open Road Media 2014; US$ 14.99

    Even as we grow and change, the consequences of what we have left behind often linger Mavis Gallant has a unique talent for distilling the sense of otherness one feels abroad into something tangible and utterly understandable. In this collection, she relates the stories of those stranded in relationships, places, and even times in which they don?t... more...

  • Home Truthsby Mavis Gallant

    McClelland & Stewart 2011; US$ 18.99

    In Home Truths , Mavis Gallant draws us into the tricky labyrinth of human behaviour, while offering readers her unique, clear-eyed vision of Canadians both at home and abroad. Ranging in time and place from small-town Quebec during the Depression, to Geneva and Paris in the 1950s, to contemporary Vancouver Island, these stories explore the remorseless... more...

  • Overhead in a Balloonby Mavis Gallant

    McClelland & Stewart 2011; US$ 18.99

    These twelve stories are set in Paris, Mavis Gallant?s adopted home, a city whose nuances she brings to life through a wide range of characters: squabbling writers, bewildered parents, scheming art dealers, beleaguered tenants, and feckless drifters. An artist?s widow proves more than a match for Sandor Speck, who hopes to make a name for himself with... more...

  • Paris Storiesby Mavis Gallant

    McClelland & Stewart 2011; US$ 24.99

    Internationally celebrated, award-winning author Mavis Gallant is a contemporary legend: an undisputed master of the short story whose peerless prose captures the range of human experience while evoking time and place with unequalled skill. This new selection of Gallant?s stories, edited by novelist and poet Michael Ondaatje, gathers the best of her... more...

  • The Pegnitz Junctionby Mavis Gallant

    McClelland & Stewart 2011; US$ 18.99

    In these dazzling stories, Mavis Gallant immerses us in the lives of ordinary people swept up in the upheaval and displacement that followed in the wake of the Second World War. A bitter yet stubbornly pragmatic woman prepares for what promises to be another disastrous Christmas with her mother, her aunt, and her would-be-war-hero uncle. Engaged to... more...

  • From The Fifteenth Districtby Mavis Gallant

    McClelland & Stewart 2011; US$ 18.99

    Set in Europe in the aftermath of the Second World War, the nine stories in this glittering collection reflect on the foibles and dilemmas of human relationships. An English family goes to the south of France for the sake of the father?s health, and to get away from an England of rationing and poverty. A displaced person turned French soldier in Algeria... more...