The Back of the Turtle

By: King, Thomas

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A brilliant First Nations scientist partially responsible for an environmental disaster that has destroyed the reserve where his mother grew up returns to it in order to see for himself the damage caused, and to commit suicide by drowning himself in the sea. But even as he is committing the act he sees a young girl also drowning, and after saving her, discovers that there are others who need saving. 518 pages. Internally tight and clean, with only light general wear.

Title: The Back of the Turtle

Author Name: King, Thomas

Categories: Canadian Fiction,

Edition: Uncorrected Proof

Publisher: Toronto, HarperCollinsPublishers / Harper Collins: 2013

ISBN Number: 1443431621

ISBN Number 13: 9781443431620

Binding: Stiff Card Wraps

Book Condition: Near Fine

Size: Octavo -- from 7.75" to 9.75" Tall

Seller ID: 018130

Keywords: NOISBN, 9781443431620, Canadian literature, Canadian First Nations people, aboriginal, aboriginals, American Indians, ARC, advance reading copy