Blind Date. First Edition

By: KERSLAKE, Susan

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KERSLAKE, Susan. Blind Date. (Porters Lake) : Pottersfield Press, (1989). First Edition. Pp (6),7-112. 8vo, cream card covers, with Carol H. Fraser's painting "Conversation" as cover art. Kerslake (b. 1943, Chicago). "A new collection of short fiction by Susan Kerslake, Blind Date invites the readerinto a rich imaginative landscape of hope and fear. The stories range in s etting from nineteenth century rural Prairie settlements to twentieth century Maritime hospitals, from drought-stricken African villages to trendy contemporary urban high-rises. Perhaps most unforgetable is a nearly true story about the day when Niagara Falls ceased to flow and the falls went silent. Susan Kerslake was born in Chicago, immigrated to Canada in 1966, and lives in Halifax. She is the author of three previous books of fiction and wasshort-listed for the Governor General's Award for The Book of Fears." - fr om the rear cover. The stories : "Blind Date", "The Whittler", "An Old Night", "Scotoma", "Foreigner", "Niagara", "Author's Queries", "Going Away", "You Are Here", "Margaret's Dreams". "Soft Body Parts", and "Giving and Taking". Very good. 10.00

Title: Blind Date. First Edition

Author Name: KERSLAKE, Susan

Categories: 888,

Publisher: Pottersfield Press, Porters Lake, 1989, ISBN:091900153X:

Seller ID: 6990

Keywords: NOVA SCOTIA CANADA LITERATURE NIAGARA LITERARY CANADIAN SHORT FICTION STORIES STORY WOMEN,