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Moon of the crusted snow : A Novel

Author: Waubgeshig Rice
Publisher: Toronto : ECW Press, 2018.
Edition/Format:   eAudiobook : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A daring post-apocalyptic novel from a powerful rising literary voice With winter looming, a small northern Anishinaabe community goes dark. Cut off, people become passive and confused. Panic builds as the food supply dwindles. While the band council and a pocket of community members struggle to maintain order, an unexpected visitor arrives, escaping the crumbling society to the south. Soon after, others follow. The  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Thrillers (Fiction)
Novels
Fiction
Dystopian fiction
Domestic fiction
Apocalyptic fiction
Electronic audio books
Audiobooks
Downloadable audio books
Material Type: Fiction, Audio book, etc., Sound recording, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File, Sound Recording
All Authors / Contributors: Waubgeshig Rice
ISBN: 9781773053769 1773053760
OCLC Number: 1080607914
Notes: Electronic audio file.
Performer(s): Read by Billy Merasty.
Description: 1 online resource (1 sound file)
Responsibility: Waubgeshig Rice.

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A daring post-apocalyptic novel from a powerful rising literary voice With winter looming, a small northern Anishinaabe community goes dark. Cut off, people become passive and confused. Panic builds as the food supply dwindles. While the band council and a pocket of community members struggle to maintain order, an unexpected visitor arrives, escaping the crumbling society to the south. Soon after, others follow. The community leadearship loses its grip on power as the visitors manipulate the tired and hungry to take control of the reserve. Tensions rise and, as the months pass, so does the death toll due to sickness and despair. Frustrated by the building chaos, a group of young friends and their families turn to the land and Anishinaabe tradition in hopes of helping their community thrive again. Guided through the chaos by an unlikely leader named Evan Whitesky, they endeavor to restore order while grappling with a grave decision. Blending action and allegory, Moon of the Crusted Snow upends our expectations. Out of catastrophe comes resilience. And as one society collapses, another is reborn.

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