Hard Light

Hard Light

Book - 1998
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In Hard Light Michael Crummey retells and reinvents his father's stories of outport Newfoundland and the Labrador fishery of a half century ago. Speaking through generations of storytellers, he conjures a world of hard toil and heavy weather, shot through with stoicism, grim humour, endurance, and love. This is writing that is supple and charged with intensity, language that vivifies -- electrifies -- whoever and whatever it describes.
Publisher: London, Ont. : Brick Books, c1998
ISBN: 9780919626959
Branch Call Number: 819.154 Crumm 3558
Characteristics: 125 p. :,ill


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Aug 05, 2017

An incredibly amazing piece of Canadian literature. Hard light took me through the full range of emotions,from sadness, chuckle to out wright laughter. For the nostalgic of a time when life was hard but it kept people together .A must read or even better listen as it,s also available as an audio book.

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