A good house

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HarperFlamingoCanada, 1999 - Fiction - 283 pages
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User Review  - Darlene Thayne - Goodreads

This book had some sweet insights into how a traditional family and community can and should work in life but got a bit boring at times. Read full review

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User Review  - Shirley - Goodreads

Just an okay read - almost abandoned it after the first chapter. The rambling descriptions and so much detail drove me crazy. Every sentence was stretched with adverbs, adjectives and so on. It did ... Read full review


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About the author (1999)

Bonnie Burnard's new novel, A Good House has just been awarded the prestigious 1999 Giller Prize. Her collection of short stories, Casino, was also nominated for the Giller, in 1994. Bonnie's first short story collection, Women of Influence published by Coteau Books in 1989, won the Commonwealth Best First Book Award, the first time a Canadian ever received that award.

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