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By Karen Hofmann

After retiring from the heady international of academia, Sidonie von Täler has again to the small Okanagan Valley city she escaped in her adolescence for the lighting fixtures of the large urban. The kinfolk orchard has considering long gone to seed, or even a long time later Sidonie nonetheless reveals herself residing within the shadow of her deceased older sister Alice.

As she will get right down to paintings sifting throughout the detritus of her family’s legacy, Sidonie is haunted by way of stories of trauma and triumph in equivalent degree, and needs to be able to reconcile her previous and current whereas reconnecting with the relatives she has left.

Karen Hofmann’s debut novel blends a poetic sensibility with problems with land stewardship, social stratification and colonialism, portray the geological and historic panorama of the Okanagan in bright and sundry colours.

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