A NoveleBook - 2014
From Library Staff
vpl_booksjustforyou11 Jan 24, 2020
Historical novel set in a small Ontario town in 1919. Canadian author.
This haunting Canadian novel captures the aimlessness and despair a generation felt after the horrors of World War I (1914-1918). In 1919, the men and women of Deseronto, Ontario struggle to recover from their physical and mental wounds. A young soldier returns from the war damaged and disfigured... Read More »
Itani’s new novel is a book about secrets within the small Ontario town of Deseronto. Set in 1919, Itani’s post-war novel features a disfigured war veteran (Kenan) and his wife (Tress) adjusting to the emotional changes in their marriage, a middle aged couple related to Tress living with their ow... Read More »