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Slammin' Tar

3.5  ·  Rating Details ·  4 Ratings  ·  2 Reviews
These are the men of Edgecliff, a farm just outside Toronto in cold, unforgiving Canada. For ten months of the year, they pick tobacco from dawn to dusk, living in a ramshackle cabin with broken-down furniture and questionable plumbing. They all talk about leaving the Program, of taking the chance of living illegally in Canada. Yet year after year they get back on that pla ...more
Paperback, 434 pages
Published September 7th 1999 by Random House of Canada, Limited (first published 1998)
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Jul 28, 2015 Thelma added it
I am enjoying it so far. The narrator is a bit windy but full of colour and spirit. he gives you a lots to think about: race, men versus women, rich versus poor, aging and survival.
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hated this book and didn't get past page 12 which is very unusual for me. Only one person in my bookclub actually finished it
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