New PDF release: The Winterhouse

By Robin McGrath

ISBN-10: 1897174519

ISBN-13: 9781897174517

"My father has married me to a mad outdated man." those phrases, written on a slip of paper inside of a fading brocade collar, are a clue to the not likely marriage of a Jewish remittance guy and a 14-year-old orphan in a distant Newfoundland fishing station. The Winterhouse is a compelling novel approximately discovering oneself and growing one's personal community.

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