Watermelon Syrup : A Novel

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Watermelon Syrup : A Novel


Di Brandt

Jane Finlay-Young

Annie Jacobsen

Lexi, a young Mennonite woman from Saskatchewan, comes to work as housekeeper and nanny for a doctor’s family in Waterloo, Ontario, during the Depression. Dr. Gerald Oliver is a handsome philanderer who lives with his neurotic and alcoholic wife, Cammy, and their two children. Lexi soon adapts to modern conveniences, happily wears Cammy’s expensive... More

Publisher Wilfrid Laurier University Press

Language English

Pages 273

Published October 22, 2009

Size 2.03 MB