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Sealskin

Author: Su Bristow
Publisher: New York, N.Y. : Europa Editions, 2019. ©2017
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"What happens when magic collides with reality? Donald is a young fisherman, eking out a lonely living on the west coast of Scotland. One night he witnesses something miraculous and makes a terrible mistake. His action changes lives; not only his own, but those of his family and the entire tightly knit community in which they live. Can he ever atone for the wrong he has done, and can love grow when its foundation is  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Domestic fiction
Fiction
Pastoral fiction
Fantasy fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Su Bristow
ISBN: 9781609454982 1609454987
OCLC Number: 1041889895
Description: 256 pages ; 21 cm
Responsibility: Su Bristow.

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"What happens when magic collides with reality? Donald is a young fisherman, eking out a lonely living on the west coast of Scotland. One night he witnesses something miraculous and makes a terrible mistake. His action changes lives; not only his own, but those of his family and the entire tightly knit community in which they live. Can he ever atone for the wrong he has done, and can love grow when its foundation is violence? Based on the legend of the selkies - seals who can transform into people - Sealskin is a magical story, evoking the harsh beauty of the landscape, the resilience of its people, both human and animal, and the triumph of hope over fear and prejudice." -- Provided by publisher.

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