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By Shirley Faessler

Shirley Faessler brings the magic of a born storyteller to those associated tales a couple of coterie of Jewish immigrants in Toronto's Kensington marketplace within the Nineteen Twenties and Thirties. This version offers all six of the author's acclaimed "Kensington industry" tales for the 1st time for the reason that their preliminary book in publication shape in 1988. With an enthralling new foreword by means of Lily Poritz Miller, Faessler's former editor at McClelland and Stewart. "A witty and uncompromising writer." -- Nobel laureate Alice Munro

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