Blending wit, compassion, and a delight in language itself, Various Miracles illuminates the moments when ordinary people face extraordinary circumstances. Carol Shields deftly draws us into a world of sharply observed characters...all buoyant, colourful and full of surprises. From Mrs. Turner Cutting The Grass to Sailors Lost At Sea to Dolls, Doll, Dolls, Dolls, all twenty-one stories are rich with the fabric - and humour - of life: wild coincidences, declarations of love, and startling revelations.
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Mrs Turner Cutting the Grass
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