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Swann; a Mystery epub ebook

by Carol. Shields

Swann; a Mystery epub ebook

Author: Carol. Shields
Language: English
Publisher: Stoddart; 1st edition (1987)
Pages: 313 pages
ISBN: 0773720928
ISBN13: 978-0773720923
Rating: 4.4
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For Sara Ellisyn Shields. Also By Carol Shields. How Mary Swann’s book found its way down from Canada to a cottage on a lonely Wisconsin lake was a mystery, is a mystery. A case of obscurity seeking obscurity

For Sara Ellisyn Shields. A case of obscurity seeking obscurity. 948. 0. Published: 1987.

Carol Shields is an elegant writer who wrote a hauntingly beautiful novel of the life of a fictional poet named Mary Swann. Shield aptly depicted how difficult it is for any poor and uneducated woman to get recognized in literary circles. This was the best part of the novel

Carol Shields is an elegant writer who wrote a hauntingly beautiful novel of the life of a fictional poet named Mary Swann. This was the best part of the novel. The ending was a disappointment and seemed out of sync with the rest of the novel. 4 people found this helpful.

Carol Ann Shields, CC OM FRSC (June 2, 1935 – July 16, 2003) was an American-born Canadian novelist and short story writer. She is best known for her 1993 novel The Stone Diaries, which won the . Pulitzer Prize for Fiction as well as the Governor General's Award in Canada. Shields was born Carol Ann Warner in Oak Park, Illinois. She studied at Hanover College Indiana, where she became a member of the Alpha Delta Pi sorority.

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Read Swann, by Carol Shields online on Bookmate – Winner of the Arthur Ellis Award for Best Crime Novel and shortlisted for the Governor General’s Literary Award: Carol Shields’s award-winning fourt.

Read Swann, by Carol Shields online on Bookmate – Winner of the Arthur Ellis Award for Best Crime Novel and shortlisted for the Governor General’s Literary Award: Carol Shields’s award-winning four. Winner of the Arthur Ellis Award for Best Crime Novel and shortlisted for the Governor General’s Literary Award: Carol Shields’s award-winning fourth novel is a literary detective story exploring the surprising afterlife of a murdered poet Who is Mary Swann? In this novel of a writer’s revenge, an uneducated farmer’s wife delivers a paper bag filled with scraps of her poems to the publisher of a small press. Hours later, she’s dead, murdered by her husband.

Swann, a literary mystery that won the Arthur Ellis Award for best Canadian mystery, is among Shields's most eccentric . Nevertheless, this compulsively readable book should delight anyone with a weak spot for fine literary mischief.

Swann, a literary mystery that won the Arthur Ellis Award for best Canadian mystery, is among Shields's most eccentric works. It revolves around the papers of a fictional Canadian poet named Mary Swann, the stifled, uneducated, and almost friendless wife of a violent, poverty-stricken farmer.

Carol Shields's award-winning and critically acclaimed "literary mystery," first published in 1987

Carol Shields's award-winning and critically acclaimed "literary mystery," first published in 1987. Swann is the story of four individuals who become entwined in the life of Mary Swann, a rural Canadian poet whose authentic and unique voice is discovered only hours before her husband hacks her to pieces. Who is Mary Swann? And how could she have produced these works of genius in almost complete isolation? Mysteriously, all traces of Swann's existence - her notebook, the first draft of her work, even her photograph - gradually vanish as the characters in this engrossing novel.

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Why he should do this was puzzling; Molière’s plays had always seemed to him a waste of time. But his spirits had taken a sudden dip, and he reasoned that an evening out would do him good. But his spirits had taken a sudden dip, and he reasoned that an evening out would do him good unusual for him to take his pleasures in this way, as though they were doses of medicine. Bookishness had kept him narrow, or so his ex-wife had complained. You look like a bloody monk, she accused him once, putting her long, purplish neck around the door of his study-she never did learn to knock. You ought to get out now and then, she scolded.

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