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In the Shadow of the Wind (1982) [Novel]
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Summary (From the publisher):

On a hot summer night in 1936 Olivia and Nora Atkins go for a stroll along the beach in Gaspé. They never return. When the body of one of them is washed ashore days later, the tiny community of Griffin Creek is electrified. The teenagers have been murdered. But by whom?

Original title: Les fous de Bassan
Original languages: French

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Genre: FictionCrime and MysteryCrime/Caper
FictionGeneral FictionRural & Small Town Life

Edition #1: In the Shadow of the Wind

In the Shadow of the Wind (1983)
Edition Details:

Language: English

Translated by: Sheila Fischman
Blurbs:
  • "The traditional patterns of love and hate are transcended, revitalized by the magnificent prose, which is constantly inventive and fresh . . . A beautiful, vibrant, melodious book, one that only Anne Hébert could have written." La Presse
  • "There's no denying the power of Hébert's writing (as preserved in Sheila Fischman's artful translation) . . . Hébert proves once again that she can make us marvel at her dexterity." Globe and Mail
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In the Shadow of the Wind (1994)

Format: Paperback
Place of publication: Toronto, Ontario
Publisher: House of Anansi Press
ISBN: 9780887845567
Dimensions: 6.7 x 8.6 x 0.6 in
Pages: 184

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In the Shadow of the Wind (1984)

Format: Hardcover
Place of publication: Toronto, Ontario
Publisher: Stoddart
ISBN: 9780773720169
Pages: 184

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