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A subject of fascination for writers like margaret atwood and timothy findley, susanna moodie was a romantic writer from a celebrated literary family whose life changed forever when she and her husband embarked from england for the backwoods of canada in 1832 misled by land merchants, the moodies. She had long been fascinated by the life and writing of susanna moodie susanna moodie: roughing it in the bush is moodie and her family experience.
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