A place called Winter
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Published
New York, NY : Grand Central Publishing, 2016.
Status
Westover - Adult Fiction  1 available
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Format
Book
Edition
First U.S. edition.
Physical Desc
368 pages : illustrations ; 21 cm
Language
English
ISBN
9781455594085, 1455594083

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Bibliography
Includes bibliographical references (page 356).
Description
"A privileged elder son, and stammeringly shy, Harry Cane has followed convention at every step. Even the beginnings of an illicit, dangerous affair do little to shake the foundations of his muted existence - until the shock of discovery and the threat of arrest cost him everything. Forced to abandon his wife and child, Harry signs up for emigration to the newly colonized Canadian prairies. Remote and unforgiving, his allotted homestead in a place called Winter is a world away from the golden suburbs of turn-of-the-century Edwardian England. And yet it is here, isolated in a seemingly harsh landscape, under the threat of war, madness and an evil man of undeniable magnetism that the fight for survival will reveal in Harry an inner strength and capacity for love beyond anything he has ever known before. In this exquisite journey of self-discovery, loosely based on a real life family mystery, Patrick Gale has created an epic, intimate human drama, both brutal and breathtaking. It is a novel of secrets, sexuality and, ultimately, of great love."--Page [4] of cover.

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APA Citation, 7th Edition (style guide)

Gale, P. (2016). A place called Winter (First U.S. edition.). Grand Central Publishing.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Gale, Patrick, 1962-. 2016. A Place Called Winter. New York, NY: Grand Central Publishing.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities (Notes and Bibliography) Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Gale, Patrick, 1962-. A Place Called Winter New York, NY: Grand Central Publishing, 2016.

MLA Citation, 9th Edition (style guide)

Gale, Patrick. A Place Called Winter First U.S. edition., Grand Central Publishing, 2016.

Note! Citations contain only title, author, edition, publisher, and year published. Citations should be used as a guideline and should be double checked for accuracy. Citation formats are based on standards as of August 2021.

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