In the Wings: Stories of Forgotten Women -Signed (includes: Anne Hathaway Shakespeare; Laura Secord; Lilian Bounds Disney [wife of Walt ]; Annie Taylor; Alice Seeley Harris; Pilar Casal; Marguerite Monet Riel; etc)


----------trade paperback, a Near Fine copy, signed or signed and inscribed by many, 162 pages, -----A collection of seventeen stories with an introduction by editor Bernadette Rule. Most of these stories would come under the genre of historical fiction, as the writers were challenged to use the tools of fiction to bring these women back to life. The details of time and place are all authentic and based on research. Through this blend of fact and fiction each woman’s character, as the writer understands it, emerges from the shadows into brilliant clarity. Women profiled in the stories include: A Pair of Gloves -Anne Hathaway, wife of William Shakespeare; Helene Boulle Champlain, wife of Samuel de Champlain; Molly Brant, sister of Joseph Brant; Laura Secord; Georgina Hogarth, sister-in-law of Charles Dickens; Marguerite Monet Riel, wife of Louis Riel; Bridget Boland; Alice Seeley Harris; Constance Lloyd, wife of Oscar Wilde; Edith Bolling Wilson, wife of Woodrow Wilson; Annie Taylor; Syrie Wellcome Maugham, wife of Somerset Maugham; Pilar Casals, mother of Pablo Casals; Lillian Bounds Disney, wife of Walt Disney, Rani Lakshmibai, the Indian Queen who led the rebellion of 1857; Bertha Fried Hirning, a pioneer in the Spirit River area of northern Alberta and Joan Douglas, daughter of Tommy Douglas. ---contents include: Foreword / Bernadette Rule. --A pair of Gloves : Anne Hathaway Shakespeare, wife of William Shakespeare by Linda Helson (signed) --Tell me a story, dites-moi une histoire : Helene Boulle´ Champlain, wife of Samuel de Champlain by Michelle Ward-Kantor. --Konewatsi'tsiaie´nni and the Governor's lady : Molly Brant, sister of chief Joseph Brant by Jean Rae Baxter (signed). --We see thee rise : Laura Ingersol Secord, Canadian hero of the War of 1812 by Mary-Eileen McClear (signed) --Maiden aunt : Georgina Hogarth, sister-in-law of Charles Dickens by Richard Van Holst (signed and inscribed) --Mrs. Riel : Marguerite Monet Riel, wife of Louis Riel by Pauline Hewak (signed) --The changeling : Bridget Boland, a murdered wife who is remembered in a children's jump rope somg by Joe Girard (signed and inscribed) --Noon-day bright : Alice Seeley Harris, missionary, photographer and social justics activist by Judy Pollard Smith (signed) --Mrs. Holland : Constance Lloyd Wilde, wife of Oscar Wilde by Jean Ryan (signed) --Olive branches and arrows : Edith Bolling Wilson, wife of Woodrow Wilson by Todd McKinstry (signed) --Annie Taylor, the first person to go over Niagara Falls in a barrel by Carol Leigh Wehking. --Syrie : Syrie Wellcome Maugham, wife of Somerset Maugham by Lise Le´vesque. --The swan song : Pilar Casels, mother of Pablo Casals by William Chan (signed and inscribed) --Trains to Los Angeles : Lillian Bounds Disney, wife of Walt Disney by Rachel Harvey. --Reflections in a cup of tea : Joan Douglas, daughter of Tommy Douglas by Jane Devries. --The Rani of Jhansi, 'Bravest of the rebels' by Waheed Rabbani. --An unremarkable life? by Ethel Edey (signed), any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo

Title: In the Wings: Stories of Forgotten Women -Signed (includes: Anne Hathaway Shakespeare; Laura Secord; Lilian Bounds Disney [wife of Walt ]; Annie Taylor; Alice Seeley Harris; Pilar Casal; Marguerite Monet Riel; etc)

Author Name: Rule, Bernadette (ed.) Linda Helson; Michelle Ward-Kantor; Jean Rae Baxter; Mary Eileen McClear; Richard Van Holst; Pauline Hewak; Joe Girard; Waheed Rabbani; Ethel Edey; Jane Devries; William Chan; Rachel Harvey; Lise Levesque; Judy Pollard Smith; et al

Illustrator: Photo Cover

Categories: Canadian Literature Fiction,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: Ontario, Woodstock, ON: Seraphim Editions, 2012, 1st Edition, First Printing: 2012

ISBN Number: 1927079101

ISBN Number 13: 9781927079102

Binding: Soft Cover

Book Condition: Near Fine (see description)

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 152813

Keywords: Rule, Bernadette (ed.) Linda Helson; Michelle Ward-Kantor; Jean Rae Baxter; Mary Eileen McClear; Richard Van Holst; Pauline Hewak; Joe Girard; Waheed Rabbani; Ethel Edey; Jane Devries; William Chan; Rachel Harvey; Lise Levesque; Judy Pollard Smith; et al