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By James Bartleman

A novel of affection and betrayal facing the largest concerns dealing with Canada’s Indigenous peoples today.

In the summer time of 1972, a waft aircraft wearing a staff of kid welfare officers lands on a river flowing during the Yellow puppy Indian reserve. Their challenge is to grab the dual infants of an Indigenous couple as a part of an unlawful scheme cooked up by way of the government to undertake out tens of hundreds of thousands of local little ones to white households. the infant lady, Brenda, is followed and raised by means of a white kin in Orillia.

Meanwhile, that very same summer time, a toddler boy named Greg is born to a white middle-class relations. on the age of eighteen, Greg leaves domestic for the 1st time to generate profits to assist pay for his collage expenditures. He beverages seriously and turns into embroiled within the homicide of a feminine scholar from a residential school.

The destinies of Brenda and Greg intersect during this novel of ardour confronting the homicide and disappearance of Indigenous girls and the notorious Sixties Scoop.

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