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by Simone Poirier-Bures
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United States
  • Author:
    Simone Poirier-Bures
  • ISBN:
    0778010198
  • ISBN13:
    978-0778010197
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  • Publisher:
    Oberon Press; First Edition edition (November 1, 1995)
  • Pages:
    94 pages
  • Subcategory:
    United States
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That Shining Place book. She is befriended by an older Greek woman who teaches her how to cook and dance, and she spends her evenings dancing in the tavernas. A provocative book about memory, friendship, freedom, self-awareness, and the meaning of happiness.

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Simone Thérèse Poirier-Bures is an American composition and creative writing educator and writer. That Shining Place 1995. Simone Poirier-Bures was born on October 5, 1944 in Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada, in the family of Arthur Leonard and Léonie Marie Poirer. She came to the United States in 1963.

Poirier-Bures, Simone - That shining place. Prevas, John - Envy of the Gods: Alexander the Great's ill-fated journey across Asia. Raphael, Frederic - Some. Raphael, Frederic - Some Talk of Alexander: A Journey Through Space and Time in the Greek World. Rodgers, Nigel - The rise and fall of ancient Greece: the military and political History of the ancient Greeks from the fall of Troy, the Persian Wars and the Battle of Marathon t. .

Simone Poirier-Bures also is "a connoisseur of the richly human," according to George Elliott Clarke, a book critic for .

Simone Poirier-Bures also is "a connoisseur of the richly human," according to George Elliott Clarke, a book critic for the Halifax Chronicle Herald and one of Canada's best writers. She is the author of Candyman, a novel set in her native Nova Scotia, That Shining Place, an award-winning memoir of Crete, and Nicole, short stories and memoir about growing up female and Acadian. Simone Poirier-Bures bares a young woman's heart," Clarke wrote about Nicole.

Simone Poirier-Bure. s a sensitive and thoughtful writer. Kathleen Ratliff, Roanoke Times & World News. Evelyn Richardson Award Committee.

Simone Poirier-Bures. Simone Poirier-Bures is the author of two works of fiction, Candyman and Nicole, and a memoir about living in Crete in the midsixties and returning there twenty-five years later, called That Shining Place

Simone Poirier-Bures. Simone Poirier-Bures is the author of two works of fiction, Candyman and Nicole, and a memoir about living in Crete in the midsixties and returning there twenty-five years later, called That Shining Place. She lives in Radford, Virginia, on a bluff overlooking the New River, which is, in fact, very old.

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See what Simone Poirier-Bures (poirierbures) has discovered on Pinterest, the world's biggest collection of ideas. Остров Принца Эдуарда Ньюфаундленд Нова Шкотия Обложки Акварель. You must see Denise Comeau's work, an Acadian watercolour artist from Nova Scotia.

Bonus: a terrific afterword about memoir writing! (As a former English teacher, I think that this book would be ideal for class use at both college and high school levels. That Shining Place is a 10!! Popular Categories.

This is a memoir of the time the author spent on the island of Crete as a young girl. It's a simple story, open and visual and full of the sights, sounds, and smells of the island.

The young Simone is naive and full of the foolishness of youth, but the older woman accepts her for what she is. They both take people and life as they come. They're both good-humored and very honest. This is that rare thing: a happy book, the winner of the 1996 Evelyn Richardson Award.