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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Holdable? Status Due Date
Sparwood Public Library FIC BUT (Text) 35172000260949 Adult Fiction Volume hold Checked out 12/27/2018

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  • ISBN: 9781459739833 (softcover) :
  • ISBN: 1459739833 (softcover)
  • Physical Description: 404 pages ; 21 cm.
  • Publisher: Toronto : Dundurn, 2018.

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When Jenny Willson initiates a covert inquiry into a proposed ski hill in Yoho National Park, she's quickly drawn into a web of political, environmental, and criminal intrigue that threatens to tear apart a small B.C. town, pitting neighbour against neighbour, friend against friend, and family against family. After a wolverine researcher dies in a mysterious fire, Willson forms an uneasy alliance with an RCMP corporal and an Idaho-based investigative journalist to expose the truth behind the ski hill project. With characteristic tenacity, she discovers that perception differs from reality. Willson ends up in a showdown with the American proponent, her own agency, and the political puppeteers who pull strings in the shadows. Willson must decide if she's willing to risk her career--and perhaps her life and the lives of those close to her--to reveal what lurks in the darkness.
Subject: Resort development > Fiction.
Social conflict > Fiction.
National parks and reserves > Management > Fiction.
Animal scientists > Crimes against > Fiction.
Yoho National Park (B.C.) > Fiction.
Genre: Canadian fiction.
Detective and mystery fiction.

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