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ISBN 1-896860-41-9 Savage Rose (fiction) 17.95
published 1999 146 pages

In Savage Rose a woman after travelling the globe, trying to escape childhood disappointment and refusing to love. Finally, she returns to the west coast of Canada to survey a personal history of devastation and revenge, confronting the bitter spirit in herself who replaced the freely loving child of nature she once was.

ISBN 1-896860-79-6 The Totem (fiction) 18.95
published 2002 128 pages

The six tales in The Totem demonstrate Marguerite Primeau’s mastery of the story-teller’s craft. Her writing is poetic and dream-like, with deft characterization and a gift for interior dialogue, bestowing on ordinary moments a startling intensity.