Swing Low: A Life

  • Posted on: 10 September 2014
  • By: monica.kidd_110
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A memoir of Toews' father, who struggled with depression throughout his whole life. After her father took his life in 1998, Toews decided to write his story, from his perspective, to honour him, to demonstrate the value of his life and to help her understand his final decision. Swing Low offers a gripping insight into the mind of a bipolar man who was determined to live a normal life. McNally Robinson Book of the Year Award, Alexander Kennedy Isbister Award for Non-Fiction

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Stoddart
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Year of Publication: 
2000
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Bonnie James