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Hope burned

Author: Brent LaPorte
Publisher: Toronto : MisFit Book : ECW Press, ©2010.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A father sits down to write a letter to his son explaining why his hands are covered in blood. He journeys back through his childhood on the farm, through the captivity, torture, and brutality that he suffered from the men he just killed--his father and his grandfather. A reflection on a solitary landscape, this bleak yet moving family tragedy details three generations of abuse, where the birth of a newborn forces  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Fiction
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
LaPorte, Brent.
Hope burned.
Toronto : MisFit Book : ECW Press, ©2010
(OCoLC)679983874
Material Type: Document, Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Brent LaPorte
ISBN: 9781554909636 1554909635 9781554908103 1554908108
OCLC Number: 748286319
Description: 1 online resource (174 pages)
Contents: Cover; Copyright; Body Text; Acknowledgements; Back Cover.
Responsibility: Brent LaPorte.
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A father sits down to write a letter to his son explaining why his hands are covered in blood. He journeys back through his childhood on the farm, through the captivity, torture, and brutality that he suffered from the men he just killed--his father and his grandfather. A reflection on a solitary landscape, this bleak yet moving family tragedy details three generations of abuse, where the birth of a newborn forces the question, "Is it better to live or die? "

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