By Betty Lambert
Crossings was once Betty Lambert's in simple terms novel; released via Pulp Press in 1979, it was once innovative for its frank and unsettling portrayal of Vicky, a feminine author in Vancouver within the early Sixties, an informed and clever lady who struggles to come back to phrases with herself as she navigates an emotionally abusive dating with Mik, a violent logger and ex-con. Their actual, frequently violent affair bargains a decent and unflinching examine relationships and feminine ache. The booklet triggered a furor while it used to be first released, and actually was once banned from a few feminist Canadian bookstores. even as, it used to be greatly acclaimed by way of critics and writers, together with Jane Rule, who wrote: "This portrait of an artist as a tender lady should still stand beside Alice Munro's Who Do you think that You Are and Margaret Laurence's The Diviners as a sworn statement of the braveness and price of being a girl and a writer."
Out of print for greater than two decades, this new version of Crossings will introduce this Canadian classic—and striking writer—to a brand new iteration of readers.
Includes an creation by way of novelist Claudia Casper ( The Reconstruction and The Continuation of affection via different Means).
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