An Impossible Fidelity: My Quaker Childhood


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ISBN: 9781738086009 Paperback: 244 Pages Published: 2023 Dimensions: 23 × 15 × 1.5 cmWeight: 23 × 15 × 1.5 cm Tags: , , ,


“In this lyrical and honest memoir of growing up Quaker in the 1950s and turbulent ’60s in northwest U.S.A., Ellen Burt provides a rare glimpse into a childhood and adolescence centred in the Quaker community, with her imperfect and very human family” Helen Blum, librarian


About the Author

Ellen Burt

Ellen Burt is a Kootenay author with two published books, When the Path is not a Straight Line (Maa Press, 2013), and What Forever Feels Like, a memoir of Johnsons Landing (Ellen Burt, 2018). She has spent most of her time at the north end of Kootenay Lake and currently lives in Nelson, B.C. She received an award for creative non-fiction from the Kootenay Literary Awards (2012). Ellen is a spoken word artist, active in the writing community. She is the recipient of the 2023 Richard Carver Award.

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