Historical fiction, Canadian authors (Fiction), Canadian fiction, Bestsellers (Fiction)
AnaIs Barbeau-Lavalette never knew her grandmother Suzanne, an artist who abandoned her husband and children in her youth and never looked back. This is a fictionalized account of Suzanne's life over 85 years, taking readers through The Great Depression, Québec's… Quiet Revolution, women's liberation and the American civil rights movement, offering a portrait of a volatile woman on the margins of history. Bestseller. Canada Reads 2019. 2017. Uniform title: Femme qui fuit.