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  • 4 of 16 copies available at BC Interlibrary Connect. (Show)
  • 0 of 1 copy available at Sechelt/Gibsons. (Show)
  • 0 of 1 copy available at Gibsons Public Library.

Current holds

7 current holds with 16 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Holdable? Status Due Date
Gibsons Public Library FIC RICE (Text) 30886001060405 Adult Fiction Hardcover Volume hold Checked out 12/18/2018

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781770414006 (paperback)
  • ISBN: 1770414002 (paperback)
  • Physical Description: 218 pages ; 22 cm
  • Publisher: Toronto : ECW Press, 2018.

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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."--provided by publisher.
Subject: Ojibwa Indians > Fiction.
City and town life > Fiction.
Interpersonal relations > Fiction.
End of the world > Fiction.
Indigenous peoples > Canada > Fiction.
Genre: Dystopian fiction.
Domestic fiction.
Suspense fiction.
Canadian fiction.
Topic Heading: Aboriginal.

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