Medicine River

eAudio - unabridged
Audio (7.08 hours)
Product Number: Z100144190
Released: Nov 06, 2018
Business Term: Purchase
ISBN: #9780735237117
Narrator/s: Wesley French
Publisher: Penguin Canada
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Description

When Will returns to Medicine River, he thinks he is simply attending his mother's funeral. He doesn't count on Harlen Bigbear and his unique brand of community planning. Harlen tries to sell Will on the idea of returning to Medicine River to open shop as the town's only Native photographer. Somehow, that's exactly what happens. Through Will's gentle and humorous narrative, we come to know Medicine River, a small Albertan town bordering a Blackfoot reserve. And we meet its people: the basketball team; Louise Heavyman and her daughter, South Wing; Martha Oldcrow, the marriage doctor; Joe Bigbear, Harlen's world-travelling, storytelling brother; Bertha Morley, who has a short fling with a Calgary dating service; and David Plume, who went to Wounded Knee. At the centre of it all is Harlen, advising and pestering, annoying and entertaining, gossiping and benevolently interfering in the lives of his friends and neighbours.

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Author(s): Thomas King
Original Publish Date: Nov 06, 2018

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Author(s): Thomas King
Product Number EB00730640
Released: Aug 14, 2018
Business Term: 2 Year
Publisher: Penguin Canada
ISBN: #9780735237834

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