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by Joan Clark

eBook From a high thin wire download ISBN: 0920316514
Author: Joan Clark
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From A High Thin Wire book.

From A High Thin Wire book. In 1982, From a High Thin Wire introduced a powerful new voice into. The ten frank yet subtle fictions in this collection are loosely based on Joan Clarks own life. Like Emily, a ch In 1982, From a High Thin Wire introduced a powerful new voice into Canadian fiction.

From a high thin wire. by. Clark, Joan, 1934-. The ten frank yet subtle stories in Joan Clark's debut collection explore how childhood experiences shape adult choices. A woman rages against the "eye of God" that has seen the miner's son she once loved reduced to a mute old man; sisters come home to bury their mother, whose sudden death plunges them into confusion; a minister's daughter deals summarily with marauding dogs. In every story, Clark peels away the skin, exposing the network of influences that make people act as they d. -Jacket.

Find sources: "Joan Clark" – news · newspapers · books · scholar . Born in Liverpool, Nova Scotia, Clark spent her youth in Nova Scotia and New Brunswick. 1982: From a High Thin Wire (NeWest). 1985: Wild Man of the Woods (Viking Canada).

Find sources: "Joan Clark" – news · newspapers · books · scholar · JSTOR (June 2015) (Learn how and when to remove this template message). She attended Acadia University for its drama program, graduating with a Bachelor of Arts degree with English major in 1957. She has worked as a teacher. Clark moved to Alberta in the early 1960s with her engineer husband and attended the University of Alberta before moving to Calgary in1965.

In 1982, From a High Thin Wire introduced a powerful new voice into Canadian fiction. The ten frank yet subtle fictions in this collection are loosely based on Joan Clark's own life. In 1982, From a High Thin Wire introduced a powerful new voice into Canadian fiction.

Penny Nichols is the daughter of Christopher Nichols, a successful detective. Leopold Classic Library is delighted to publish this classic book as part of our extensive collection. Mr. Nichols often scoffs at Penny's ideas, but when Penny is proved to be right, Mr. Nichols has to admit that Penny has the makings of a good detective.

Alternate name: née MacDonald. Nationality: Canadian. Girl of the Rockies (1968). Thomasina and the Trout Tree (1971). The Hand of Robin Squires (1977). From a High Thin Wire (1982). Wild Man of the Woods (1985). The Moons of Madeleine (1987). The Victory of Geraldine Gull (1988). Swimming Toward the Light (1990). Eiriksdottir: A Tale of Dreams and Luck (1993). The Dream Carvers (1995). Latitudes of Melt (2000). The Word for Home (2002). An Audience of Chairs (2005).

By contrast, her 1982 short-story collection, From a High Thin Wire, is a decidedly mature and sometimes sexually charged work

By contrast, her 1982 short-story collection, From a High Thin Wire, is a decidedly mature and sometimes sexually charged work. This volume was revisited by Clark and republished with revisions in 2004. ISBN 9780920316535 (978-20316-53-5) Softcover, NeWest Press, 1982. Find signed collectible books: 'From a high thin wire'. Hand of Robin Squires. ISBN 9780613136310 (978-0-613-13631-0) Topeka Bindery, 1994. Learn More at LibraryThing. Joan Clark at LibraryThing.

1982: From a High Thin Wire (NeWest) ISBN 20316-51-4. Encyclopedia Article. Nova Scotia, Oak Island, Mi'kmaq, Puffin Books, Joan Clark. 1985: Wild Man of the Woods (Viking Canada) ISBN 0-670-80015-5. Penguin Canada paperback ISBN 0-14-031788-0.