Twenty-one CardinalseBook - 2015
The twenty-one children of the Cardinal family have congregated to celebrate their father, who discovered the mine around which their now-desolate town was built. As the siblings run wild, we discover that Ang#65533;le, the only Cardinal with a penchant for happiness, is missing--although everyone pretends not to notice. Why the silence? What secrets does the mine hold?
Jocelyne Saucier is the author of several novels, including Il pleuvait des oiseaux , which won the Prix des Cinq Continents de la Francophonie.
Rhonda Mullins was shortlisted for the Governor General's Award for her translation of Saucier's And the Birds Rained Down .