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Tenderness of wolves

Author: Stef Penney
Publisher: London : Quercus, 2006.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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As winter tightens its grip on the isolated settlement of Dove River, Canada in 1867, a man is brutally murdered and a 17-year old boy disappears. Tracks leaving the dead man's cabin head north towards the forest and the tundra beyond. In the wake of the violence, journalists, Hudson's Bay Company men, trappers and traders are drawn to the township, and set out from Dove River, pursuing the tracks across a desolate  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Suspense fiction
Historical fiction
Detective and mystery fiction
Fiction
Thrillers (Fiction)
Material Type: Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Stef Penney
ISBN: 1905204817 9781905204816 1905204825 9781905204823
OCLC Number: 67375523
Awards: Costa Book of the Year, 2006.
Description: 440 pages ; 24 cm
Responsibility: Stef Penney.
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As winter tightens its grip on the isolated settlement of Dove River, a man is brutally murdered and a 17-year old boy disappears. This book weaves adventure, suspense, revelation and humour into a  Read more...

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'This subtle and superb novel brings the freezing landscape of the Canadian woods to such vivid life that the landscape itself becomes a strong character within the story. Once you have dived into Read more...

 
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