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The tenderness of wolves, a novel by Stef Penney

Label
The tenderness of wolves
Title
The tenderness of wolves
Statement of responsibility
a novel by Stef Penney
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
As winter tightens its grip on the isolated settlement of Dove River in 1867, a man is brutally murdered and a 17-year-old boy disappears. Tracks leaving the dead man<U+2019>s cabin lead north towards the tundra beyond. Strangers are drawn to the township<U+2014>journalists, Hudson<U+2019>s Bay Company men, trappers, traders<U+2014>but do they want to solve the crime or exploit it?
Summary
When her teenage son disappears in the aftermath of a brutal murder, a determined mother sets out from her snow-covered nineteenth-century settlement to find him, an effort that is hampered by vigilante groups and the harrowing forces of nature
Storyline
Pace
Tone
Writing style
Award
  • Costa First Novel Award, 2006.
  • Costa Book of the Year Award, 2006.
  • Library Journal Best Books, 2007.
  • Theakston Old Peculier Crime Novel of the Year Award, 2008
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
160551
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Penney, Stef
Dewey number
823/.92
Index
no index present
LC call number
PR6116.E58
LC item number
T46 2007
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Trappers
  • Missing persons
  • Frontier and pioneer life
  • Canada
Target audience
adult
Label
The tenderness of wolves, a novel by Stef Penney
Link
https://bfgb.wordpress.com/2008/03/19/the-tenderness-of-wolves-by-stef-penney/
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
371 pages
Isbn
9781416540748
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2006100796
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • 77058658
  • (OCoLC)77058658
Label
The tenderness of wolves, a novel by Stef Penney
Link
https://bfgb.wordpress.com/2008/03/19/the-tenderness-of-wolves-by-stef-penney/
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
371 pages
Isbn
9781416540748
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2006100796
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • 77058658
  • (OCoLC)77058658

Library Locations

    • James City County LibraryBorrow it
      7770 Croaker Road, Williamsburg, VA, 23188, US
      37.377573 -76.770995
    • Williamsburg LibraryBorrow it
      515 Scotland Street, Williamsburg, VA, 23185, US
      37.377573 -76.770995
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