The Englishman's boy

Title The Englishman's boy
Names Vanderhaeghe, Guy.
Length 5 volumes of braille.
Book Number BRG00908
Title Status Downloadable Braille
Language English
Annotation Harry Vincent, not long in the Hollywood of the 1920s, gets his big break when studio owner Damon Ira Chance asks him to find an old-time Western actor, Shorty McAdoo. Chance wants to make the definitive film about the West, and thinks McAdoo has the stories to tell. When Harry finds McAdoo, the down-on-his-luck actor does have a story. The haunting story of a drifter and his journeys through an unforgiving land and a brutal encounter in the Cypress Hills of Saskatchewan with the Assiniboine Indians. Some strong language. Co-winner of the 1997 CNIB Talking Book of the Year Award. Winner of the 1996 Governor General's Award for Fiction. c1996. Marrakesh title.
Medium Braille
Audience Notes Contains some strong language. NLS/BPH
Local Subject Contracted braille - CNBR
Unified English Braille Code
Braille books
American fiction - Pre 1970 - 813
American literature in English - 810
LC Subject Motion picture industry - Fiction
Canada, Western - Fiction
Hollywood (Los Angeles, Calif.) - Fiction
Historical fiction
Western stories
Call Number 813.54 AFI
Released 2000
Publication Info Toronto : CNIB, 2000.
Original Publication Transcription of: Toronto : McClelland & Stewart, c1996. 0771086938 077108692X
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