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The carnivore : a novel

Author: Mark Sinnett
Publisher: Toronto : ECW Press, ©2009.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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When Hurricane Hazel tore through Toronto on October 15, 1954, it left its mark on both the city and its inhabitants. In the aftermath, a young cop named Ray Townes emerges as a hero--numerous accounts detail the way he battled the raging Humber River to save those trapped in their homes--and his story is featured prominently in the newspapers, thrusting him into the spotlight as a local celebrity. Meanwhile, his  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Sinnett, Mark, 1963-
Carnivore.
Toronto : ECW Press, ©2009
(DLC) 2009529409
(OCoLC)316056649
Material Type: Document, Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Mark Sinnett
ISBN: 9781554909988 1554909988 9781554908981 1554908981
OCLC Number: 705755735
Description: 1 online resource (255 pages)
Responsibility: Mark Sinnett.
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When Hurricane Hazel tore through Toronto on October 15, 1954, it left its mark on both the city and its inhabitants. In the aftermath, a young cop named Ray Townes emerges as a hero--numerous accounts detail the way he battled the raging Humber River to save those trapped in their homes--and his story is featured prominently in the newspapers, thrusting him into the spotlight as a local celebrity. Meanwhile, his wife Mary is wrestling with doubts about her husband's heroism. While performing her own miracles the night of the storm as a nurse at a mud-filled, overcrowded emergency room, Mary met a woman-disoriented and near death-with a disturbingly peculiar recollection of events. While Mary tries to shake her suspicions about Ray as they rebuild their life in the shell-shocked city, she can't help but wonder about her husband and that fateful night. When a reporter comes knocking 50 years later to revisit that horrendous night, the truth begins to surface and threatens to destroy them.

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