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Gibsons Public Library FIC DUBE (Text) 30886001053681 Adult Fiction Hardcover Volume hold Checked out 07/18/2018

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  • ISBN: 9781771871563 (paperback)
  • Physical Description: 144 pages ; 22 cm
  • Publisher: Saskatoon, Saskatchewan : Thistledown Press, 2018.

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"If heaven is full of angels like me, hell must be empty.” So begins Autant, a tale woven over the course of four days and fifty-four years, based on the relationship between bees and one Franco-Albertan family, the Garances, of Autant, Alberta. Tension emerges in the balance of power between siblings, between seen and unseen forces of good and evil, between perception and reality, between loyalty and traitors, and between what we are taught and what we actually learn.Poised between an ever-practical God and a quixotically old Coyote, it is a tale told to explain the disappearance of bees in northern Alberta and becomes a sometimes not-so-subtle exploration of how old and young, male and female, humans and non-humans perceive love."--Provided by the publisher.
Subject: Bees > Fiction.
Families > Alberta > Fiction.
French-Canadians > Alberta > Fiction.

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