Wild Rose

Wild Rose

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Wild Rose, an epic story of The West, now long gone, charts Sophie's journey from underloved child in religion-bound rural Quebec, to headstrong young woman to exhausted homesteader to deserted bride and mother to independent businesswoman finding her way in a hostile, if beautiful, landscape. In language that is haunting, elegiac and rich with detail, Butala casts an unblinking eye on a merciless West that has become obscured behind headlines about wheat and oil prices. Sophie's West ? filled with sodbusters and cowboys, fallen women and proper ladies, settlers and Indians ? comes vividly alive in the pages of Wild Rose, Butala's most unforgettable novel.
Book Title Wild Rose
Author Sharon Butala (CA)
Type New Book
Wild Rose, an epic story of The West, now long gone, charts Sophie's journey from underloved child in religion-bound rural Quebec, to headstrong young woman to exhausted homesteader to deserted bride and mother to independent businesswoman finding her way in a hostile, if beautiful, landscape. In language that is haunting, elegiac and rich with detail, Butala casts an unblinking eye on a merciless West that has become obscured behind headlines about wheat and oil prices. Sophie's West ? filled with sodbusters and cowboys, fallen women and proper ladies, settlers and Indians ? comes vividly alive in the pages of Wild Rose, Butala's most unforgettable novel.