Stubborn Season, The from Harper Perennial
Usually ships in 24 hours
Description of Stubborn Season, The from Harper Perennial
We are proud to present the excellent Stubborn Season, The.
With so many on offer today, it is wise to have a make you can trust. The Stubborn Season, The is certainly that and will be a superb acquisition.
For this great price, the Stubborn Season, The comes widely respected and is always a regular choice amongst many people. Harper Perennial have added some great touches and this equals great value for money.
Where does one person end and the other begin? That's the question that haunts Irene, a girl growing up in Toronto during the Great Depression. Living with her father, a pharmacist who finds comfort in the bottle, and her mother, a woman teetering on the edge of her own depression, Irene's crumbling family situation mirrors the economic and social turmoil just beyond the front door of their respectable, working class neighbourhood home. As she grows into a young woman, Irene finds herself consumed by her mother's increasingly erratic moods and isolated in a world where unemployment, poverty and bigotry have taken firm root. Yet in the midst of lives that seem lost, Irene finds strength in the unlikely form of David, a young man from the Jewish farming community of Sonnenfeld, Saskatchewan, who is fighting his own battle for dignity, hope and a place in the world.