Friend of My Youth, Paperback
3.5 out of 5 (1 rating)


A woman haunted by dreams of her dead mother. An adulterous couple stepping over the line where the initial excitement ends and the pain begins.

A widow visiting a Scottish village in search of her husband's past - and instead discovering unsettling truths about a total stranger.

The ten stories in this collection not only astonish and delight but also convey the unspoken mysteries at the heart of all human experience.




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Down-beat tales of small town life in Ontario. She seems to be fond of writing about people whose lives have been a disappointment to them. Well-written and very interesting, if a trifle depressing.

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