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Hat sets him apart from his family and his neighbours David’s desire to write is the secret that gives this haunting story its detailed Wonderful to read this again It is a uiet story with a kind of deafening urgency to it David Canaan the protagonist is born with the condition of universality in him He is an adaptable young man and highly sensitive to his family and the rural community that surrounds him But he is struggling to develop his own voice as an artist When David closed his eyes at night all the strange horde of imagination swarmed seething into his brain the bewildering multiplicity of memory the teeming variety of perception the infinite permutations of speech Also the book has what I d still rate one of the warmest descriptions of a family advent and Christmas ever written It is a moment of sheltered childhood suspended in time for us to look at The Valhalla Prophecy (Nina Wilde & Eddie Chase is the secret that gives this haunting story The Tunnel its detailed Wonderful to read this again It Secretos del Cosmos is a uiet story with a kind of deafening urgency to The Secret Treasons it David Canaan the protagonist مريض الوهم is born with the condition of universality The Hypochondriacs Guide To Life And Death in him He ¡Arde Troya! (Las aventuras de Ogú, Mampato y Rena, is an adaptable young man and highly sensitive to his family and the rural community that surrounds him But he Doctor y campeón is struggling to develop his own voice as an artist When David closed his eyes at night all the strange horde of La corruptrice imagination swarmed seething Sweet for Her (Sweet Curves into his brain the bewildering multiplicity of memory the teeming variety of perception the The Purpose-Guided Universe infinite permutations of speech Also the book has what I d still rate one of the warmest descriptions of a family advent and Christmas ever written It The Abel & Cole Veg Box Companion is a moment of sheltered childhood suspended The Academy in time for us to look at

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The Mountain and the Valley

The Mountain and the Valley is an affectionate portrait of David Canaan a sensitive boy who becomes increasingly aware of the difference t The author s loving description of the farm in the Annapolis family along side his lyrical description of the natural features in the mountain and the valley enhance this moving story with the twin themes of family and loneliness

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Focus and its poignant themeSet in the years leading up to World War II and against the backdrop of the Annapolis Valley’s natural beaut This novel contains a particular little excitement for me because the setting is the Annapolis Valley in Nova Scotia where I grew up For many years this was the only novel I d encountered with this setting The protagonist David is a sensitive boy who struggles with his rural idyllic upbringing and wants to know a larger world do other things He wants to write All of this made this novel very special Ernest Buckler is not much talked about any but was an old school sort of writer uiet private not interested in self promotion


10 thoughts on “The Mountain and the Valley

  1. says:

    My favorite Canadian novel of all time Buckler is able to capture moments so beautifully His writing is poetic and so clearly draws images that the reader wants to savor and cherish

  2. says:

    I loved this book both for the uality of the writing and the sensitively drawn characters This book touched me at a deep personal level which is the reason I give it 5 stars The story is centred on a family and the community they live in within a valley The valley is where they all live but it the mountain that represents their own struggles with personal demons and fears Each one is scarred and flawed in some way and yet each on

  3. says:

    The author's loving description of the farm in the Annapolis family along side his lyrical description of the natural features in the mountain and the valley enhance this moving story with the twin themes of family and loneliness

  4. says:

    I understand that this is a Canadian classic but I honestly wonder whether or not that's simply because we don't have much of anything else in our cultural canon This was not an enjoyable book in the slightest In fact I spent most of the time being completely disgusted by what I was readingIt seemed like Ernest Buckler was attempting to wr

  5. says:

    Wonderful to read this again It is a uiet story with a kind of deafening urgency to it David Canaan the protagonist is born with the condition of universality in him He is an adaptable young man and highly sensitive to his family and the rural community that surrounds him But he is struggling to develop his own

  6. says:

    One of my favourite Canadian Lit books If I would have rated this after the first time I read it I would have given it 5 stars then

  7. says:

    This novel contains a particular little excitement for me because the setting is the Annapolis Valley in Nova Scotia where I grew u

  8. says:

    It feels rude to give a book fewer stars because the protagonist is the worst but also the protagonist is the worst Language is lovel

  9. says:

    I was reuired to read this book for a Canadian Literature course in University It became of one my favourites I could really

  10. says:

    About the most uintessentially Nova Scotian Book I have ever read

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