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This river awakens, Steven Erikson

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This river awakens
Title
This river awakens
Statement of responsibility
Steven Erikson
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Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
It is spring, and Owen Brand and his family have just moved to the riverside town of Middlecross in yet another attempt to escape poverty. For twelve-year-old Owen, it's the chance for a new life and an end to his family's isolation. It's the chance to make new friends too, and he quickly falls in with a gang of three local boys. With summer comes the freedom from school, but two adults seem to preside over the boys' activities. One is Walter Gribbs, the benign old watchman from the yacht club; the other, Hodgson Fisk, a vindictive farmer tormented by his past. Then the gang stumbles across a body in the river - a macabre discovery that, as the year turns full circle, presages a cataclysm that will envelop them all..
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QPPL
Dewey number
823.92
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no index present
Literary form
novels
This river awakens, Steven Erikson
Label
This river awakens, Steven Erikson
Publication
Note
First published in 1998 under the name of Steve Lundin
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volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
[First published in 1998 under the name of Steve Lundin.] -In the spring of 1971, Owen Brand and his family move to the riverside town of Middlecross in a renewed attempt to escape poverty. For twelve-year-old Owen, it's the opportunity for a new life and an end to his family's isolation and he quickly falls in with a gang of three local boys and forms a strong bond with Jennifer, the rebellious daughter of a violent, alcoholic father. As summer brings release from school, two figures preside over the boys' activities: Walter Gribbs, a benign old watchman at the yacht club, and Hogdson Fisk, a vindictive farmer tormented by his past. Then the boys stumble on a body washed up on the riverbank - a discovery whose reverberations will result, as the year comes full circle, in a cataclysm that envelopes them all..
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14120698
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25 cm.
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Edition
Revised edition
Extent
426 pages
Isbn
9780593067772
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) MH_92038
  • (OCoLC)774664148
  • (AuCNLKIN)000048515664

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