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andlt;Iandgt;Tell you about the prairie years? I'll tell you, child, how it was.andlt;/Iandgt; andlt;BRandgt;And through a combination of spare, poetic text and expansive illustrations, readers can learn of life on the prairie as the settlers knew it — seen through the eyes of a woman who lived there a century ago.
Tell you about the prairie years? I'll tell you, child, how it was.
And through a combination of spare, poetic text and expansive illustrations, readers can learn of life on the prairie as the settlers knew it — seen through the eyes of a woman who lived there a century ago.
About the Author
Ann Turner is an award-winning screenwriter and director, avid reader, and history lover. She is drawn to salt-sprayed coasts, luminous landscapes, and the people who inhabit them all over the world. She is a passionate gardener. Her films include the historical feature andlt;iandgt;Celiaandlt;/iandgt; starring Rebecca Smartandmdash;which andlt;iandgt;Time Outandlt;/iandgt; listed as one of the fifty greatest directorial debuts of all time, andlt;iandgt;Hammers Over The Anvilandlt;/iandgt; starring Russell Crowe and Charlotte Rampling, and the psychological thriller andlt;iandgt;Irresistibleandlt;/iandgt; starring Susan Sarandon, Sam Neill, and Emily Blunt. Ann has lectured in film at the Victorian College of the Arts. Returning to her first love, the written word, in her debut novel andlt;iandgt;The Lost Swimmerandlt;/iandgt; Ann explores themes of love, trust and the dark side of relationships. She is currently working on her second novel, andlt;iandgt;Out of the Ice, andlt;/iandgt;a mystery thriller set in Antarctica. Ann was born in Adelaide and lives in Victoria.
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