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Gabrielle Roy (I) (1909–1983)

Gabrielle Roy was born on March 25, 1909 in St. Boniface, Manitoba, Canada as Gabrielle Roy Carbotte. She was a writer, known for Bonheur d'occasion (1983), Tramp at the Door (1985) and Children of My Heart (2000). She died on July 13, 1983 in Québec, Canada. See full bio »


(age 74) in Québec, Canada

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Bonheur d'occasion
Tramp at the Door
Children of My Heart


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 2000 Children of My Heart (TV Movie) (novel)
 1985 Le vieillard et l'enfant (story)
 1985 Tramp at the Door (TV Movie) (short story "Un Vagabonde frappe à notre porte")
 1983 Bonheur d'occasion (novel)
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 1985 Tramp at the Door (TV Movie) (dedicated to the memory of: 1909-1983)
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 1982 Hugh MacLennan: Portrait of a Writer
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A curious thing: on the prairie one can feel infinitely small, and at the same time infinitely uplifted.


Was a teacher in Manitoba and Winnipeg for 12 years. See more »

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