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The fire-dwellers

Margaret Laurence

The fire-dwellers

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Published by Macmillan in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementMargaret Laurence
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LC ClassificationsPS8523.A92 F5 1969b
The Physical Object
Pagination264 p. ;
Number of Pages264
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL26580358M

The Fire-Dwellers A Jest of God The Stone Angel The Tomorrow-Tamer F LAU D. H. Lawrence Sons and Lovers F LAW Stephen Leacock Arcadian Adventures with the Idle Rich Last Leaves Winnowed Wisdom F LEA John Le Carré The Spy Who Came in from the Cold Tinker, Tailer, Soldier, Spy F LEC Gaston Leroux The Phantom of the Opera F LERFile Size: 20KB.   The Fire Next Time Questions and Answers. The Question and Answer section for The Fire Next Time is a great resource to ask questions, find . Stacey Cameron, on the cusp of her forties, feels it's time for a change. Her marriage has worn threadbare and the children no longer need her. Should she have an affair? Take to drink? Or finally confront the woman in the mirror? Written in Margaret.


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Separating from her husband inLaurence moved to England, which became her home for a decade, the time she devoted to the creation of five books about the fictional town of Manawaka, patterned after her birthplace, and its people: The Stone Angel, A Jest of God, The Fire-Dwellers, A Bird in The fire-dwellers book House, and The Diviners.

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Miss Laurence's novel A Jest of God () has been triumphantly elevated to the screen as Rachel, Rachel, and this one is all about Rachel's sister Stacy. Stacy is the married one on the West Coast&#;thirty-nine, mother of four, wife of Mac, salesman for a health pill outfit. This is Stacy's day-by-restless-day, peanut butter-and-dirty dishes life, lacerated by the housebound anxiety of.

The Fire-Dwellers has been my introductory novel in the world of Margaret Laurence, and I have to say I'm hooked. The characters in the novel are interesting and dynamic.

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Pages contain marginal notes, underlining, and or highlighting. Possible ex library copy, with all the markings/stickers of that library. Accessories such. Book summary: The Fire-Dwellers BY MARGARET LAURENCE Stacey MacAindra burns – to burst through the shadows of her existence to a richer life, to recover some of the passion she can only dimly remember from her past.

The Fire-Dwellers is an extraordinary novel about a woman who has four children, a hard-working but uncommunicative husband. Here for your delicious dose of book reviews and Diabetic eats:) Author/Novelist of Fantasy and Thrillers Twitter: @Kamayatarpley Instagram: @Kamayatarpley Views: In this fourth book of the five-volume Manawaka series, Vanessa MacLeod takes her rightful place alongside the other unforgettable heroines of Manawaka: Hagar Shipley in The Stone Angel, Rachel Cameron in A Jest of God, Stacey MacAindra in The Fire-Dwellers, and Morag Gunn in The Diviners.1/5(1).

Read "The Fire-Dwellers" by Margaret Laurence available from Rakuten Kobo. Stacey MacAindra burns – to burst through the shadows of her existence to a richer life, to recover some of the passion 4/5. The Fire-Dwellers by Margaret Laurence. University of Chicago Press, Paperback.

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Stacey is a woman who is broken up inside and practically doubtful of all aspects in her life.THE FIRE-DWELLERS. Signed. Toronto: McClelland & Ebook Ltd., 1st Edition. Hardcover. Signed by Author. First Edition neatly Inscribed by Margaret Laurence on the title-page to Canadian poet, author and founding member of The Fiddlehead, Elizabeth Brewster.