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The Diviners - Margaret Laurence
The Diviners
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Format: mass market paperback
ISBN: 0770401542
Publisher: Bantam Books
Pages no: 453
Edition language: English
Series: Manawaka Sequence
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5.0 THE DIVINERS, a review
THE DIVINERS, Margaret Laurence’s sequel to her Manawaka novels, is a raw Canadian journey into the feminist movement of the seventies. Morag Gunn is an independent, powerful character who refuses to be dictated to by the rigid, and often cruel expectations of her times. Told through the eyes of a m...
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Originally reviewed here.Why I Read It: Required reading for my Religious Themes in Literature class. Margaret Laurence is considered a classic Canadian author, but I unfortunately had an unpleasant experience with her work prior to having to read The Diviners. Back in grade 12 I had to read Laurenc...
mkunruh rated it
I read this when I was about 16, and Christy's "by their garbage shall ye know them" speech was life changing. Love this book. I've read it multiple times, but haven't re-read it in about 15 years. I should again.
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3.0 The Diviners
Definitely something every woman should eventually read at some point in their life. A tale of class, love and growing up with a desire to be your own person. Very good book =).
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