R.I.P. Alice Munro (1931 – 2024)

“Compared to Anton Chekhov for her peerless short stories for which she won a Nobel Prize for Literature in 2013, Alice Munro (left) has died.FULL STORY

 

Beatrice Mosionier

November 09th, 2023

Beloved for more than 40 years, Beatrice Mosionier’s timeless story revolves around two Métis sisters, April and Cheryl, who are forcibly separated and placed in different foster homes. Despite the challenges, their bond remains strong, but their choices lead them on divergent paths of self-discovery. The narrative explores themes of identity, resilience and the impact of a flawed system in their lives. Find out if the sisters’ bond will survive amidst their struggle to make their way in a society that is often indifferent, hostile and violent, in the anniversary edition of In Search of April Raintree (HighWater Press $22.95), with insightful contributions from award-winning author Katherena Vermette and Indigenous child welfare expert Dr. Raven Sinclair (Ôtiskewâpit). 9781774920916

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