Like new, very light shelf wear. Bookseller Inventory #
Synopsis: Owen's family moves from the city to the countryside, and the adolescent Owen quickly develops friendships and rivalries. When he discovers a corpse in the river, it proves the catalyst for a spiralling descent into the darker reaches of the community, and a stark rites of passage for Owen.
About the Author: Steve Lundin was born in Toronto. He is an anthropologist and an archaeologist, and has worked in the United States and Canada with North American native groups, excavating and preserving prehistoric rock art. He attended the prestigious Iowa Writers' Workshop, and won a grant from the Manitoba Arts Council to write This River Awakens. He has also published short stories and novellas in Canada (with Anvil and Tsar).
Title: This River Awakens
Book Condition: LIKE NEW
Book Description Sceptre, 1998. Befriedigend/Good: Durchschnittlich erhaltenes Buch bzw. Schutzumschlag mit Gebrauchsspuren, aber vollständigen Seiten. / Describes the average WORN book or dust jacket that has all the pages present. Seller Inventory # M00340696370-G
Book Description Sceptre, 1998. Paperback. Condition: near fine trade paperback. 1st printing. Owen's family moves from the city to the countryside, and the adolescent Owen quickly develops friendships and rivalries. When he discovers a corpse in the river, it proves the catalyst for a spiralling descent. Seller Inventory # FX16.347
Book Description Sceptre. Paperback. Condition: VERY GOOD. Light rubbing wear to cover, spine and page edges. Very minimal writing or notations in margins not affecting the text. Possible clean ex-library copy, with their stickers and or stamp(s). Seller Inventory # 2948657453
Book Description Scepter / Hodder and Stoughton, London, England, 1998. Trade Paperback. Condition: Very Good. No Jacket. First Thus. Standard used condition. Reading copy or better. Used Book. Seller Inventory # 268042
Book Description Sceptre, 1998. Condition: Good. A+ Customer service! Satisfaction Guaranteed! Book is in Used-Good condition. Pages and cover are clean and intact. Used items may not include supplementary materials such as CDs or access codes. May show signs of minor shelf wear and contain limited notes and highlighting. Seller Inventory # 0340696370-2-4
Book Description Sceptre, U.S.A., 1998. Soft cover. Condition: Very Good. trade paperback edition, very lgiht wear, clean tight copy. Seller Inventory # 174085
Book Description Sceptre, 1998. Condition: UsedAcceptable. book. Seller Inventory # M0340696370_4
Book Description Sceptre, London, United Kingdom, 1998. Soft Cover. Condition: Very Good. Pages are slightly age toned. Slight edgewear, very small sticker remnant on the front cover. Interior is clean and tight. An excellent reading copy. Seller Inventory # 056763
Book Description Sceptre, London, 1998. Trade Paperback. Condition: Near Fine. First UK Edition. Signed by the author in ink on the title page - rare thus. Steve Lundin also writes epic fantasy under the name Steven Erikson. This book is in Near Fine condition. It appears unread, the spine being without creases and the binding tight, but the book shows enough shelf wear to categorise it as Near Fine including scuffs to the cover surface and edges, a wrinkle to the bottom L/H corner of the rear cover and a small area of sunning to the top edge of the text block at the spine end. 361 pages. Without packaging this book weighs 550 grams. Synopsis: Described by the author as his first real novel, This River Awakens starts in the spring of 1971 and ends a year later, with the changing seasons being used to illustrate changes in the themes of the novel. It is set in the fictional town of Middlecross, Canada, a small town not far from the city to which Owen Brand and his family move in an attempt to escape poverty. Twelve-year-old Owen falls in with a gang of three boys and forms a strong bond with Jennifer, the rebellious daughter of a violent alcoholic. In the summer break from school, Owen and his friends find a body washed up on the riverbank. The discovery sends reverberations through the small community. Size: 234 x 153 x 30 mm. Signed by Author. Seller Inventory # EB004635
Book Description Sceptre, 1998. Condition: New. book. Seller Inventory # M0340696370