Norma Dunning

D&M author wins GG

“Norma Dunning (l.) says she wrote her collection of short stories, Tainna due to the wrong-headed reactions Inuit people get daily from Southern Canadians.” FULL STORY

 

 

My sweet, my fate

June 28th, 2021

Beginning with a quote from poet e.e. cummings — ” i fear no fate(for you are my fate, my sweet)” — Lorraine Kiidumae’s debut novel River of Forgiveness (PTP Book Division $14.77) is a coming-of-age story set at the close of the Second World War. Eighteen-year-old Sydney Archumbault’s chance encounter with an older British stranger awakens her longings to the exuberant power of her one true love, forever altering the course of her life. Intrigued by this educated, artistic man, whom she later discovers is an escapee from an internment camp, Sydney impulsively embarks into a complex and tumultuous relationship, finding herself embroiled in a love that can never be. 9798518474543

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