Roses are difficult here : a novel
—Mitchell, W. O. (William Ormond), 1914-1998.
Book
1990
39 available of 40 items

When Dr. June Melquist arrives in the small town of Shelby to conduct a sociological survey, the editor of the newspaper, Matt Stanley, introduces her to the town. As the doctor struggles with her survey and Matt wrestles with his conscience, a portrait is drawn of the town and its population of dreamers, eccentrics and gossips.

Item Details
Subjects:
Alberta -- Fiction.
City and town life -- Fiction.
Mitchell, W. O. (William Ormond), 1914-1998.
Newspaper editors -- Fiction.
Genre:
Canadian fiction.
Humorous fiction, Canadian.
ISBN:
0771060777
Publisher, Date:
Toronto : McClelland & Stewart, c1990.
Description:
325 p.
Notes:
SPL: Canadiana.
RPL: Canadiana.
"A Douglas Gibson book".
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