|Torrent, the (1945) [Novella]|
by Anne Hébert
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Isolated on a farm in rural Quebec with his austere mother, a boy grows up never having seen another human face. He ventures impulsively one day toward the main road where he believes he will encounter another person, resulting in his first outward experience. From then on a silent torrent surges within him and he promises to face the world with brute force.
Original title: Le Torrent
Genre: Fiction→ General Fiction→ Rural & Small Town Life
Fiction→ General Fiction→ Literary Fiction/classics
Fiction→ General Fiction→ Troubled Lives
This work is a subwork of the following works :
Torrent, the (1950) [Collection]
Author: Anne Hébert