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Eileen McCullough

by Alice Boissonneau

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list price: $9.95
edition:Paperback
published: 1975
ISBN:9780889241251
publisher: Dundurn Press
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Eileen McCullough tells the story of a teenager in the wartime Toronto of the forties. Becoming pregnant by a boy who has joined the army, she runs away from home and grows up very quickly while dealing with her problems.

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Born in Walkerton, Ontario, Alice Boissonneau comes from a newspaper family of Irish stock. With this background she developed a strong social consciousness, becoming a social worker and a writer.

Boissonneau's short stories have appeared in Canadian Forum, Alphabet, and on the CBC series Anthology. This is her first novel. It was published in 1975, and was a finalist for the Books in Canada First Novel Award and the Toronto Book Award.

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Alice Boissonneau

Born in Walkerton, Ontario, Alice Boissonneau comes from a newspaper family of Irish stock. With this background she developed a strong social consciousness, becoming a social worker and a writer.

Boissonneau's short stories have appeared in Canadian Forum, Alphabet, and on the CBC series Anthology. This is her first novel. It was published in 1975, and was a finalist for the Books in Canada First Novel Award and the Toronto Book Award.

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