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Burning ground

Author: Pearl Luke
Publisher: New York : Plume Book, 2001.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"When Percy Turner begins a seventh summer of work in a fire tower deep in the Canadian woods, she is hanging on to her emotional stability by a thread. Completely isolated from the outside world and ensconced ini the cocoon of her tower, she spends her days scanning the horizon for "smokes", ranger-speak for forest fires. But the fires of her troubled past, which burn within her, are far more difficult for her to  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Bildungsromans
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Pearl Luke
ISBN: 0452282675 9780452282674
OCLC Number: 45962915
Description: 249 pages ; 21 cm
Responsibility: Pearl Luke.

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"When Percy Turner begins a seventh summer of work in a fire tower deep in the Canadian woods, she is hanging on to her emotional stability by a thread. Completely isolated from the outside world and ensconced ini the cocoon of her tower, she spends her days scanning the horizon for "smokes", ranger-speak for forest fires. But the fires of her troubled past, which burn within her, are far more difficult for her to spot."--Back cover.

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