Thorndike Press

The Snow Child

  • Eowyn Ivey
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  • ISBN-10: 1594135940
  • ISBN-13: 9781594135941
  • DDC: Fic
  • Shipping Weight: 1.05 lbs ( .48 kgs)
  • 540 Pages | Paperback
  • Published/Released November 2012
  • Bestsellers

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Overview

Alaska‚ 1920: a brutal place to homestead‚ and especially tough for recent arrivals Jack and Mabel. Childless‚ they are drifting apart from the weight of the work and the loneliness. In a moment of levity during the season’s first snowfall‚ they build a child out of snow. The next morning‚ it is gone — but they find a young‚ blonde-haired girl who calls herself Faina‚ and seems to be a child of the woods …