Chickens & Hens


When young Marnie unexpectedly loses her father, her grandmother moves into her home to help her mother and all three women must create a new life together---all while Marnie goes through the trials of adolescence in 1960s small-town America.


Marnie witnesses unexpected lessons---from the heartwarming to the hilarious---learned by family and townsfolk. She also sees the older women in her life fall in love again. But will Marnie ever find true love herself... or has she missed the most important lesson of all?


Find out in this delightful story of three women who will make you laugh, make you cry, and above all, make you proud to be a woman.

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Author Biography

Nancy-Gail Burns lives in Gloucester, Ontario with her husband and two children. They share their home with two mean tempered cats, and a long-suffering dog.

Her first book, Insidious was published in 2012. Another Ryan Delaney novel, Jolted, soon followed. Hard Lumps, a memoir, is a chronology of her battle with breast cancer, released by Guernica, in the spring of 2014.Chickens and Hens (Dec 2014) is her first publication with Grey Gecko Press, and she is currently working on another novel, The Day of the Dove.

Bibliographic Information
  • Pub date: January 2015
  • English
  • 9781938821837
  • Paperback
  • Primary Price: 9.99 USD
  • Pages: 284
  • Grey Gecko Press
  • Readership: General
  • Publish State: Published
  • Dimensions: 203 x 127 mm