Unless: A Novel
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Forty-four-year-old Reta Winters, wife, mother, writer, and translator, is living a happy life until one of her three daughters drops out of university to sit on a downtown street corner silent and cross-legged with a begging bowl in her lap and a placard round her neck that says "Goodness."




The final book from Pulitzer Prize-winner Carol Shields, Unless is a candid and deeply moving novel from one of the twentieth century's most accomplished and beloved authors.


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Street Date:
03/17/2009
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English
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9780061828164
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Carol Shields. (2009). Unless: A Novel. HarperCollins.

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Carol Shields. 2009. Unless: A Novel. HarperCollins.

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Carol Shields, Unless: A Novel. HarperCollins, 2009.

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Carol Shields. Unless: A Novel. HarperCollins, 2009. Web.

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The final book from Pulitzer Prize-winner Carol Shields, Unless is a candid and deeply moving novel from one of the twentieth century's most accomplished and beloved authors.

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