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On the Proper Use of Stars - Dominique Fortier, Sheila Fischman
On the Proper Use of Stars
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3.25 20
Format: hardcover
ISBN: 9780771047626 (0771047622)
Publisher: McClelland & Stewart
Pages no: 280
Edition language: English
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BrokenTune
BrokenTune rated it
3.5 On the Proper Use of Stars
On the Proper Use of Stars has been sitting on my shelf for two years and I was really excited when I finally was able to pick it up and read it. You see, I have been intrigued by the Franklin Expedition for quite some time. Anyway, this is a fun read that tells the story of the expedition from th...
Toni
Toni rated it
3.0 "On the Proper Use of Stars", by Dominique Fortier
This novel is the fictional account of the disastrous attempt by Sir John Franklin and his crew to discover the mythic Northwest Passage. In 1845 they embarked on the Terror and the Erebus for a three year voyage only to be lost for ever in the unforgiving Tundra. What happened is the meat of this s...
Pants' Books & Stuff!
Pants' Books & Stuff! rated it
0.0
Review originally published on my here.Why I Read It: I received a free un-solicited copy from Random House Canada. I had no idea what it was about, but I thought "Ehh, why not?"This book was unfortunately a DNF for me. I didn't stop this book because it's a bad book; there was nothing that offended...
Muccamukk
Muccamukk rated it
5.0 On the Proper Use of Stars
A Quebecois novel about the loss of the Franklin Expedition which I can best describe as "whimsical." a friend has informed me that that is not a word one usually uses to describe that particular tragedy, but I think it suits. The story more or less follows two streams, the diaries of Francis Crozie...
Muccamukk
Muccamukk rated it
5.0 On the Proper Use of Stars
A Quebecois novel about the loss of the Franklin Expedition which I can best describe as "whimsical." a friend has informed me that that is not a word one usually uses to describe that particular tragedy, but I think it suits. The story more or less follows two streams, the diaries of Francis Crozie...
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