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EAN : 9780771086854
400 pages
Éditeur : McClelland&Stewart Inc. (30/11/-1)

Note moyenne : 4/5 (sur 1 notes)
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In her fifth novel, award-winning writer Jane Urquhart interweaves the sweeping power of big historical events with small but very moving personal stories. Klara Becker is the granddaughter of a woodcarver in German-settled southern Ontario. She has a love affair with a brooding, silent Irish lad who then goes off to fight, and die, in World War I. Meanwhile her older brother Tilman has literally snapped the ties that would have chained him to the family home, and v... >Voir plus
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joiedelirejoiedelire   08 mars 2008
There was a story, a true if slightly embellished story, about how the Ontario village was given it's name, it's church, its brewery, its tavern, its gardens, its grottoes, its splendid indoor altars. How it acquired its hotel, its blacksmith's shop, its streets and roads, its tannery, its cemetery, its general store. This was a legend that appealed to fewer and fewer people in the depression of the early 1930s.
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Les Carnets de Cerise T5 (facile)

Ou est le père de Cerise ?

Il est parti
Il est mort
il est en prison

7 questions
19 lecteurs ont répondu
Thème : Les carnets de Cerise, tome 5 : Des premières neiges aux Perséides de Joris ChamblainCréer un quiz sur ce livre