Th is book describes the authoras childhood growing up on a farm, living with four generations of family including his sister, parents, grandparents, and great grandparents. The author describes many varied experiences, from helping his 90 year-old great grandmother churn butter the old-fashioned way to helping his grandfather feed the pigs and other animals on the farm. He writes about his interactions with many of the other people who lived in the same community, and some of the naughty things he and his friends did such as raiding apple orchards. This book gives the reader a clear idea of how life was on a farm in rural Quebec in the 1950s.When my transistor radio broke she rented me her transistor radio which my parents had bought for her after she complained that I had one and ... When my record player broke and could not be fixed she got one somehow and rented it to me.
|Author||:||Bryan De Vouge|
|Publisher||:||iUniverse - 2010-03-29|