Few writers portray the dignity of people trapped by poverty or emotional isolation as compassionately as Gabrielle Roy does in the four stories of western Canada that comprise Garden in the Wind . The effortless craft and poetic sensitivity evident in all her writing are here in full abundance as she recounts the stories of a tramp who belongs to no one, a Chinese immigrant struggling to fulfill his dream, Doukhobor settlers fired by a vision of a new land, and a lonely woman who nurtures her small but splendid garden. ...

Garden in the Wind 2010, New Canadian Library

ISBN-13: 9780771094231

2nd edition

Trade paperback

Garden in the Wind 1989, New Canadian Library, Toronto

ISBN-13: 9780771098574

Mass-market paperback