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Roy, Gabrielle 1909-1983

Overview
Works: 546 works in 2,477 publications in 12 languages and 26,530 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Biography  Biographies  Records and correspondence  History  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Short stories  Bildungsromans  Juvenile works  Psychological fiction 
Roles: Author, Creator, Other, Recipient, Bibliographic antecedent, Correspondent, Honoree
Classifications: PQ3919.R74, C843.54
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Most widely held works about Gabrielle Roy
 
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Most widely held works by Gabrielle Roy
The tin flute by Gabrielle Roy( Book )

256 editions published between 1945 and 2018 in 7 languages and held by 2,347 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

184 editions published between 1950 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 1,539 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

138 editions published between 1955 and 2018 in 5 languages and held by 1,457 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"These eighteen stories centre upon the bittersweet experiences of a young girl growing up in the francophone community of St. Boniface, Manitoba."--Back cover of print
Intimate strangers : the letters of Margaret Laurence & Gabrielle Roy by Margaret Laurence( )

7 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 1,276 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The road past Altamont by Gabrielle Roy( Book )

119 editions published between 1966 and 2018 in 4 languages and held by 1,256 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 )

102 editions published between 1961 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 918 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."
Windflower by Gabrielle Roy( Book )

88 editions published between 1970 and 2017 in 4 languages and held by 861 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Novel about a young Eskimo mother trying to find what is best for her son
Alexandre Chenevert by Gabrielle Roy( Book )

61 editions published between 1954 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 655 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rǐmpression 1954. Alexandre Chenevert pressent que la vraie vie est ailleurs, mais qu'y faire quand on est un modeste caissier de banque? Gabrielle Roy se penche avec compassion et tendresse sur ce pauvre hřos harass ̌par les petits problm̈es de la vie quotidienne et pour ainsi dire dv̌alis ̌de son ḿe et de son idǎl. Une autre victime de la vie moderne. Petit dossier de presse, p. 387-397. [SDM]
Children of my heart by Gabrielle Roy( Book )

83 editions published between 1977 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 593 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
The cashier by Gabrielle Roy( Book )

30 editions published between 1955 and 2010 in English and held by 561 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
Garden in the wind by Gabrielle Roy( Book )

30 editions published between 1976 and 2010 in English and held by 487 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In translation : the Gabrielle Roy-Joyce Marshall correspondence by Joyce Marshall( )

5 editions published between 2004 and 2016 in English and held by 381 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shedding light on the process of writing and translating, In Translation is an invaluable addition to the study of Canadian writing and to the literature on these two important figures
Cet été qui chantait by Gabrielle Roy( Book )

40 editions published between 1972 and 2018 in 3 languages and held by 314 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

11 editions published between 1972 and 2004 in English and held by 314 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 portrayed. 1976
Un jardin au bout du monde : nouvelles by Gabrielle Roy( Book )

37 editions published between 1975 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 237 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Un jardin au bout du monde est né de la vision que je saisis un jour, en passant, d’un jardin plein de fleurs à la limite des terres défrichées, et de la femme y travaillant, sous le vent, en fichu de tête, qui leva vers moi le visage pour me suivre d’un long regard perplexe et suppliant que je n’ai cessé de revoir et qui n’a cessé, pendant des années, jusqu’à ce que j’obtempère, de me demander ce que tous nous demandons peut-être au fond de notre silence : Raconte ma vie. Gabrielle Roy Un jardin au bout du monde a été publié pour la première fois en 1975. L'œuvre a été traduite en anglais. Cette édition est accompagnée d’une chronologie de l’auteur et d’une bibliographie de la critique
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 212 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La présente édition contient le texte définitif, revu et corrigé, d'Un jardin au bout du monde, suivi d'une chronologie et d'une brève notice
De quoi t'ennuies-tu, Éveline? ; suivi de Ély! Ély! Ély! : récits by Gabrielle Roy( Book )

25 editions published between 1984 and 2016 in French and English and held by 198 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]
Bonheur d'occasion by Gabrielle Roy( Book )

1 edition published in 1978 in French and held by 153 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The tin flute by Gabrielle Roy( Book )

1 edition published in 1969 in English and held by 101 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Courte-Queue by Gabrielle Roy( Book )

10 editions published in 1979 in 3 languages and held by 87 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Une histoire de "chats", pleine d'humour, de finesse et de sensibilité dans un style sobre et vivant. Des aquarelles en couleurs et des dessins en noir et blanc composent avec un texte facile et alerte une mise en pages équilibrée
 
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Intimate strangers : the letters of Margaret Laurence & Gabrielle Roy
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Where nests the water hen, a novelStreet of richesIntimate strangers : the letters of Margaret Laurence & Gabrielle RoyThe road past AltamontWindflowerChildren of my heartThe cashierGarden in the windIn translation : the Gabrielle Roy-Joyce Marshall correspondence
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

Gabrielle Roy novelë

Rowa, Gaburieru, 1909-1983

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

רוז רוי

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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