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By Beverley Boissery

2006 be aware Guild Award — Winner, younger grownup Fiction

Sophie Mallory’s American family members is familiar with every thing approximately battling the British. It’s the family members culture. yet after she involves decrease Canada in 1838, uprising turns into own while she’s taken prisoner. Befriended through Luc, a tender insurgent, she involves see its many facets - the deep wrongs underlying the passionate rebel, the politics, and the brutal savagery of its aftermath.

this is often no usual novel approximately our Canadian prior. Its very good characters face advanced difficulties of friendship, loyalty, and betrayal and start wondering their households’ political views. In Sophie’s Rebellion, Beverly Boissery deftly weaves event, pleasure, disappointment, humour, and private growth.

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