“Canada” is one of Ford’s finest novels and was on the New York Times best seller list for many weeks. It has received several writing awards, including the 2013 Prix Femina Etranger—a French award for best foreign novel. “Canada” is an epic novel and a long book. That wasn’t Ford’s original intention.
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