Rene Levesque: Charismatic Leader

By Carol-Ann Hoyte

A review of Rene Levesque: Charismatic Leader by Marguerite Paulin

Published on April 1, 2005

Rene Levesque: Charismatic Leader
Marguerite Paulin

XYZ Publishing

The Quest Library Series, published by XYZ Publishing, contains more than twenty biographies of Canadians whose contributions have made a difference at home and abroad. Three titles have recently been added to the line. Marguerite Paulin discusses the life of an influential and controversial politician in René Lévesque: Charismatic Leader.

This series is a wise starting point for teachers and parents in search of well-written, thoroughly researched Canadian biographies for adolescent readers. mRb

Carol-Ann Hoyte is the Quebec English-language regional coordinator for TD Canadian Children's Book Week and organizer of monthly mixers for Montreal anglophone children's book authors and illustrators.



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