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  • ISBN: 0887849008 (electronic bk.)
  • ISBN: 9780887849008 (electronic bk.)
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (310 p.)
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  • Publisher: Toronto [Ont.] : House of Anansi, 2009

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Summary, etc.: In 1982, the oil rig Ocean Ranger sank off the coast of Newfoundland during a Valentine's Day storm. All eighty-four men aboard died. February is the story of Helen O'Mara, one of those left behind when her husband, Cal, drowns on the rig. It begins in the present-day, more than twenty-five years later, but spirals back again and again to the "February" that persists in Helen's mind and heart. Writing at the peak of her form, her steadfast refusal to sentimentalize coupled with an almost shocking ability to render the precise details of her characters' physical and emotional worlds,
Subject: Grief -- Fiction
Mothers and sons -- Fiction
Ocean Ranger (Drilling rig) -- Fiction
Pregnancy, Unwanted -- Fiction
Widows -- Fiction
FICTION / General
Mothers and sons
Ocean Ranger (Drilling rig)
Pregnancy, Unwanted
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