Carol Shields entry: Overview screen.
2 June 1935
Carol Ann Warner (later CS) was born at Oak Park
, the youngest in a family of three children. She had one sister and one brother.
By late August 1993
CS's novel The Stone Diaries
(whose title recalls that of a volume of poems by Pat Lowther
) was presented as a spoof biography, backed with ostensible evidence in the form of photos and documents.
By May 2002 Unless
, the final novel by CS, was published.
16 July 2003
CS died of secondary breast cancer in Victoria