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The back-porch door whined open all at once and clap- pered shut. The air filled
up with birds. Two of the cats came outside into the yard. They slept under an old
sofa on the screened-in back porch, out beyond the kitchen, where a lot of junky ...
"How many birds have you buried? So far?" asked Gilbert, winking at Iris. "I don't
know. Twenty. I guess — I don't know. And a lot of mice." Iris got out a large, dusty
white bag of potatoes. She got out a paring knife. She got out the colander.
She looked across the grass at the birds gathered on the far side, while they flew
up, lightly, at the motion of her arrival. Then, no longer afraid, they settled back on
their branches, staring. Iris pursed her lips. A breeze rose somewhere near her ...
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Set in the summer months of 1964, the story is about a well-to-do family of breeding residing in a wealthy neighborhood in Ontario. 11-year old Hooker Winslow is surrounded by his family, a family ... Consulter l'avis complet
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I've read this novel twice. It is a remarkable first novel; Findley lived up to this beginning and then some during his lifetime. The main character is both hero and victim even while he victimizes ... Consulter l'avis complet
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