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The Leaving by Budge Wilson

Posted by on Jan 26, 2014 in Book Reviews, Nova Scotia | 0 comments

Summary: A collection of short stories about gender inequality, coming of age, and complex familial relationships written by classic Canadian writer Budge Wilson. Number of Pages: 161 Age Range: 17-18 Review: I want to pick a favourite story but it’sĀ impossible to do. I enjoyed “The Metaphor” because it fondly reminded me of my own seventh grade experiences with my English teacher Mr. Miller. “Mr. Manual Jenkins” confused me. “The Leaving” madeĀ me think about gender roles and the right everyone has to being treated with respect. “My Cousin...

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