Alternate Cover For ISBN 0771098510 9780771098512Hoda, The Protagonist Of Crackpot, Is One Of The Most Captivating Characters In Canadian Fiction Graduating From A Tumultuous Childhood To A Life Of Prostitution, She Becomes A Legend In Her Neighborhood, A Canny And Ingenuous Woman, Generous, Intuitive, And Exuding A Wholesome Lust For Life.
Adele Wiseman was a Canadian author Her parents were Russian Jews who emigrated from the Ukraine to Canada, in part, to escape the pogroms that accompanied the Russian Civil War.In 1956, Wiseman published her first novel, The Sacrifice, which won the Governor General s Award Her only other novel, Crackpot, was published in 1974 Wiseman also published plays, children s stories, essays, and other
- 437 pages
- Crackpot: A Novel (New Canadian Library)
- Adele Wiseman
- 11 October 2017 Adele Wiseman