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Erica Elisabeth Arendt Harvor (ne Deichman) (born 26 June 1936) is a Canadian novelist and poet who lives in Ottawa, Ontario.

Born in Saint John, New Brunswick, the daughter of Danish immigrants who made pottery by hand, Harvour grew up in Saint John and on the Kingston Peninsula. She married Stig Harvor in 1957. The couple had two sons before they divorced in 1977. Harvour enrolled at Concordia University in 1983, receiving an M.A. in creative writing in 1986. She has also won many awards for her fiction and poetry. Fortress of Chairs, her first book of poems, won the Gerald Lampert Memorial Award for best first book of poetry written by a Canadian writer in 1992. Her second poetry book, The Long Cold Green Evenings of Spring, was a finalist for the Lowther Award in 1997, and her first novel, Excessive Joy Injures the Heart, was chosen one of the ten best books of the year by The Toronto Star in 2000.Also in 2000 Mrs. Harvor won the Alden Nowlan Award, in 2003 the Marian Engel Award, and in 2004 the Malahat Novella Prize for "Across Some Dark Avenue of Plot He Carried Her Body."

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Total Books: 13
An Open Door in the Landscape
2010 - An Open Door in the Landscape (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9781926794013
ISBN-10: 192679401X
Genres: Literature & Fiction, Science & Math
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Excessive Joy Injures the Heart
2002 - Excessive Joy Injures the Heart (Hardcover)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780151008940
ISBN-10: 0151008949
Genre: Literature & Fiction
  • Currently 3.5/5 Stars.
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Let Me be the One
2001 - Let Me Be the One (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780771039652
ISBN-10: 0771039654
Genre: Literature & Fiction
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Let Me Be the One
1998 - Let Me Be the One (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780006481195
ISBN-10: 0006481191
Genre: Literature & Fiction
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Let Me Be the One
1997 - Let Me Be the One (Hardcover)Paperback
ISBN-13: 9780002245548
ISBN-10: 000224554X
Genre: Literature & Fiction
  • Currently 2/5 Stars.
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The Long Cold Green Evenings
1997 - The Long Cold Green Evenings [Signal Editions Poetry Series] (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9781550650914
ISBN-10: 1550650912
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Close to the Heart
1996 - Close to the Heart (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9780969887317
ISBN-10: 0969887310
Genre: Literature & Fiction
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Fortress of Chairs
1992 - Fortress of Chairs (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9781550650242
ISBN-10: 1550650246
Genre: Literature & Fiction
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All Times Have Been Modern
All Times Have Been Modern (Paperback)Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780143016175
ISBN-10: 0143016172
Genre: Literature & Fiction
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All Times Have Been Modern
All Times Have Been Modern (Hardcover)Paperback
ISBN-13: 9780670044405
ISBN-10: 0670044407
Genre: Literature & Fiction
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Excessive Joy Injures the Heart
Excessive Joy Injures the Heart (Paperback)Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780771039645
ISBN-10: 0771039646
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Women  children
Women Children (Hardcover)Paperback
ISBN-13: 9780887500909
ISBN-10: 0887500900
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