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  • ISBN: 9781773052458 (electronic bk)
  • ISBN: 9781773052441 (electronic bk)
  • Physical Description: electronic
    electronic resource
    remote
    1 online resource
  • Publisher: Toronto : ECW Press, 2018.

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General Note: Title from eBook information screen..
Summary, etc.: 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.
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Subject: Interpersonal relations
Indigenous peoples
End of the world
City and town life
FICTION / General
Indigenous peoples -- Canada -- Fiction
End of the world -- Fiction
Interpersonal relations -- Fiction
City and town life -- Fiction
Fiction
Fantasy
Literature
Genre/Form: Thrillers (Fiction)
Domestic fiction.
Apocalyptic fiction.
Dystopian fiction.
Fiction.
Electronic books.
Electronic books.

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