The Resource Coming home: : Saskatchewan remembered, Ron Evans, (electronic resource)

Coming home: : Saskatchewan remembered, Ron Evans, (electronic resource)

Label
Coming home: : Saskatchewan remembered
Title
Coming home:
Title remainder
Saskatchewan remembered
Statement of responsibility
Ron Evans
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The stories in Coming Home are as surprising as the landscape of Saskatchewan itself and as varied as its weather. Through the author's reminiscences, we experience prairie life as it was more than sixty years ago, and as it is today. A rich cast of characters appears - neighbours, drunks, misfits - all with a place in the story. These are the tales of a father who lived hard, failed often, and was loved much, of a mother who was an artist at heart but became a teacher and farmer's wife through circumstance. We visit a prairie dance hall with a floor that rests on horsehair, encounter death, baptize a child, and participate in a nude massage. We view sex from a farm boy's perspective, learn of home brew and cabbage rolls, eat breakfast with friends, and meet the author's favourite waitress. A sense of awe and wonder emerges through encounters with the land and the unfolding of the changing seasons
Cataloging source
Midwest
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1936-
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Evans, Ron
Dewey number
971.24/03/092
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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hoopla digital
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  • Evans, Ron
  • Electronic books
  • Saskatchewan
  • Saskatchewan
Target audience
adult
Label
Coming home: : Saskatchewan remembered, Ron Evans, (electronic resource)
Link
https://www.hoopladigital.com/title/11826340
Instantiates
Publication
Color
multicolored
Control code
MWT11826340
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Publisher number
MWT11826340
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
11826340
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web
Label
Coming home: : Saskatchewan remembered, Ron Evans, (electronic resource)
Link
https://www.hoopladigital.com/title/11826340
Publication
Color
multicolored
Control code
MWT11826340
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Publisher number
MWT11826340
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
11826340
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web

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