Through Black Spruce by JOSEPH BOYDEN

Through Black Spruce

byJOSEPH BOYDEN

Hardcover | September 9, 2008

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From internationally acclaimed author Joseph Boyden comes an astonishingly powerful novel of contemporary aboriginal life, full of the dangers and harsh beauty of both forest and city. When beautiful Suzanne Bird disappears, her sister Annie, a loner and hunter, is compelled to search for her, leaving behind their uncle Will, a man haunted by loss.While Annie travels from Toronto to New York, from modelling studios to A-list parties,Will encounters dire troubles at home. Both eventually come to painful discoveries about the inescapable ties of family. Through Black Spruce is an utterly unforgettable consideration of how we discover who we really are.

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JOSEPH BOYDEN's first novel, Three Day Road, was selected for the Today Show Book Club, won the Rogers Writers’ Trust Fiction Prize, the CBA Libris Fiction Book of the Year Award, the Amazon.ca/Books in Canada First Novel Award, and the McNally Robinson Aboriginal Book of the Year Award, and was shortlisted for the Governor General’s A...
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Title:Through Black SpruceFormat:HardcoverDimensions:368 pages, 9.25 × 6.25 × 1.25 inPublished:September 9, 2008Publisher:Penguin CanadaLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0670063630

ISBN - 13:9780670063635

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"Through Black Spruce is an arresting novel with unexpected twists and turns. It's also an important contribution to the Native literary voice in this country."—Tomson Highway, author of Kiss of the Fur Queen"Joseph Boyden achieves a beautiful balance between his characters and nature, between the hardships of contemporary life and their strong connection to the past."—Nino Ricci, Author of The Origin of Species and Testament