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Roy, Gabrielle 1909-1983

Overview
Works: 427 works in 2,284 publications in 9 languages and 25,471 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Biography  Criticism, interpretation, etc  History  Records and correspondence  Biographies  Short stories  Bildungsromans  Juvenile works  Psychological fiction 
Roles: Author, Other, Honoree, Correspondent, Bibliographic antecedent, Recipient
Classifications: PQ3919.R74, 843
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The tin flute by Gabrielle Roy( Book )

245 editions published between 1945 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 2,564 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1940, while war swirls in Europe, a working-class family in the Saint-Henri neighborhood of Montr©♭al struggles to make ends meet
Where nests the water hen, a novel by Gabrielle Roy( Book )

179 editions published between 1950 and 2012 in French and English and held by 1,516 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

French Canadian family life in pioneer Manitoba. Tells of parish priest's life
Street of riches by Gabrielle Roy( Book )

130 editions published between 1955 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 1,441 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The eighteen stories in this book centre upon the bittersweet experiences of a young girl growing up in the francophone community of St. Boniface, Manitoba. In the persona of her narrator Christine, Roy transfigures the incidents and characters of her own childhood, reflecting upon her youthful awakening to the beauty and the sorrow of life. 1957 Governor General's Award winner. 1957
Intimate strangers : the letters of Margaret Laurence & Gabrielle Roy by Margaret Laurence( )

6 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 1,229 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The road past Altamont by Gabrielle Roy( Book )

114 editions published between 1966 and 2014 in French and English and held by 1,144 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Quatre nouvelles publiées en 1966. Au-delà du rêve, la dure réalité des déménagements et les risques de l'errance (le déménagement). La complicité mère-fille sur fond d'escapade et de redécouverte de lieux chers à la mère (la route d'Altamont), etc. Chronologie. Eléments de bibliographie de la critique. D'une façon générale la collection ne brille pas par son appareil critique (ni préface, ni notes)
The hidden mountain by Gabrielle Roy( Book )

101 editions published between 1961 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 907 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The adventures in the Canadian Far North of a self-taught French Canadian painter, a man to whom death seems only "that which dies unexpressed within a soul."
Alexandre Chenevert by Gabrielle Roy( Book )

61 editions published between 1954 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 658 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Little Bear's father is finally returning from his long fishing trip. Although he doesn't bring the mermaid Little Bear was hoping for, it is still a wonderful homecoming
The cashier by Gabrielle Roy( Book )

48 editions published between 1955 and 2010 in English and held by 625 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In Alexandre Chenevert, the Montreal bank teller trapped by his narrow environment and acutely aware of his loneliness, Gabrielle Roy has created a vivid and poignant portrait of an ordinary man and his attempts to transcend his circumstances and his fate. Set in 1947 amid the crumbled dreams of the post-War world, and drawing on modern themes of personal alienation and of the restorative force of nature, The Cashier is a tour de force of characterization and empathy
Children of my heart by Gabrielle Roy( Book )

84 editions published between 1977 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 594 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in the prairies in the 1930s, and rich with the author's own memories of her time there as a young woman, this is a powerful story of an impressionable and passionate young teacher and the pupils, from impoverished immigrant families, whose lives she touches. Children of My Heart bears unforgettable testimony to the healing power love exerts on the wounds of loneliness and poverty
Garden in the wind by Gabrielle Roy( Book )

31 editions published between 1976 and 2010 in English and held by 504 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Windflower by Gabrielle Roy( Book )

37 editions published between 1970 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 459 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Novel about a young Eskimo mother trying to find what is best for her son
La rivière sans repos by Gabrielle Roy( Book )

48 editions published between 1970 and 2017 in 4 languages and held by 391 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Novel of young Fort Chimo Eskimo mother trying to find what is best for her son, who was fathered by an American G.I. English translation published under the title 'Windflower'
Cet été qui chantait by Gabrielle Roy( Book )

44 editions published between 1972 and 1997 in 4 languages and held by 316 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Critiques de la presse
Enchanted summer by Gabrielle Roy( Book )

12 editions published between 1972 and 1976 in English and held by 315 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A SERIES OF REMINISCENCES THAT PAINT A COLOURFUL PICTURE OF RURAL QUEBEC. THE MOODS, RHYTHMS, AND SIMPLICITY OF LIFE ARE SENSITIVELY DESCRIBED. ORIGINAL TITLE: "CET ETE QUI CHANTAIT ..."
De quoi t'ennuies-tu, Éveline? ; suivi de Ély! Ély! Ély! : récits by Gabrielle Roy( Book )

28 editions published between 1984 and 2016 in French and English and held by 248 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Récit d'une simplicité exemplaire, écrit il y a une vingtaine d'années, mais resté inédit. L'oeuvre appartient au "cycle" de Rue Deschambault (1955), et de La route d'Altamont (1966). A 73 ans, Eveline reçoit un télégramme de son frère parti jeune pour la Californie. Elle décide de faire le voyage en autobus. Et c'est ce long périple, au cours duquel l'héroïne retrouve ses souvenirs, pour le bénéfice des autres voyageurs charmés, que nous raconte Gabrielle Roy. [SDM]
Un jardin au bout du monde et autres nouvelles by Gabrielle Roy( Book )

15 editions published between 1975 and 2012 in French and held by 205 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Un jardin au bout du monde : nouvelles by Gabrielle Roy( Book )

21 editions published between 1975 and 2009 in French and held by 126 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La rivière sans repos : roman ; précédé de Trois nouvelles esquimaudes by Gabrielle Roy( Book )

23 editions published between 1979 and 2011 in French and English and held by 123 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Première édition, 1970. Trois nouvelles esquimaudes et un roman qui donne son titre au livre et qui décrit un accord millénaire, celui des Esquimaux avec leur terre hostile et nue, rompu par la civilisation venue du Sud. Petit dossier critique composé de coupures de presse, p. 317-326. Un grand classique de la littérature d'ici. [SDM]
Ma vache Bossie by Gabrielle Roy( Book )

8 editions published between 1976 and 1988 in French and English and held by 123 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Because she needed better milk than the milkman brought, a little girl in Manitoba was given a cow for her eighth birthday. The work, economics and other problems associated with owning a cow were not what the family expected
The road past Altamont by Gabrielle Roy( Book )

2 editions published between 1993 and 1994 in English and held by 99 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Intimate strangers : the letters of Margaret Laurence & Gabrielle Roy
Alternative Names
Carbotte, Gabrielle 1909-1983

Carbotte, Gabrielle Roy

Carbotte, Gabrielle Roy, 1909-1983

Carbotte, Marcel, Madame

Gabrielle Roy Canadees schrijfster

Gabrielle Roy canadisk skribent

Gabrielle Roy écrivaine canadienne

Gabrielle Roy franko-kanadische Schriftstellerin

Gabrielle Roy French Canadian fiction writer

Gabrielle Roy kanadensisk författare

Gabrielle Roy kanadisk skribent

Rowa, Gaburieru

Roy, Gabrielle

Roy, Gabrielle, 1909-1909-1983

Roy, Gabrielle 1909-1983

Roy, Gabrielle C. 1909-1983

Roy, Gabrielle Carbotte.

Roy, Gabrielle Carbotte, 1909-

Roy, Gabrielle Carbotte 1909-1983

Royová, Gabrielle.

Γκαμπριέλ Ρουά

Габрієль Руа

Руа, Габриель

غابرييل روي

قابریل روا

گابریل روا نویسنده کانادایی

گابریێل روا

루아, 가브리엘 1909-1983

ガブリエル・ロワ

ロワ, ガブリエル

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Where nests the water hen, a novelStreet of richesIntimate strangers : the letters of Margaret Laurence & Gabrielle RoyThe road past AltamontThe cashierChildren of my heartGarden in the windWindflowerThe road past Altamont