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Shadows Gathering

Shadows Gathering The noonday sun mercilessly scorched the nodding wheat field of Black Bill Jones s farm Occasionally a welcome little gypsy breeze lazed across the field rolling the grain heads before it in long flow

  • Title: Shadows Gathering
  • Author: Richard Pope
  • ISBN: null
  • Page: 137
  • Format: Kindle Edition
  • The noonday sun mercilessly scorched the nodding wheat field of Black Bill Jones s farm Occasionally a welcome little gypsy breeze lazed across the field rolling the grain heads before it in long flowing waves, but for the most part the men just had to sweat it out in the still, hot air An epic tale of love, murder, and war, Richard Pope s Shadows Gathering offers a haThe noonday sun mercilessly scorched the nodding wheat field of Black Bill Jones s farm Occasionally a welcome little gypsy breeze lazed across the field rolling the grain heads before it in long flowing waves, but for the most part the men just had to sweat it out in the still, hot air An epic tale of love, murder, and war, Richard Pope s Shadows Gathering offers a haunting glimpse into rural Canada during the tumultuous days of World War I With stunning detail, readers are transported back and forth between a logging camp in 1909, where a tragic accident with far reaching consequences takes place, and the daily lives, loves, and hopes, of an isolated village s inhabitants in 1914 A richly imagined cast of characters including Poles, Germans, Blacks, Irish Catholics, and English Protestants contributes to a rich social fabric that is racked by war, love, and a violent crime that haunts them all Follow the rise and fall of a tenacious community as dreams of patriotism wither in the brutal reality of war, a poignant romance comes to its inevitable conclusion, and a group of common villagers are forced to endure the inevitable devastation war leaves in its wake.

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    1. In his debut novel, Pope combines a murder/rape mystery in a Canadian small town on the eve of the Great War with the shock and devastation that the far-away conflict inflicted on communities across the Atlantic.With a perfectly tuned ear for the vernacular, and a love for the historical record, the author introduces us to sights, scents, eccentricities, fears and dangers faced by farming communities in Canada at the turn of the 20th century when the vagaries of weather could spell feast or fami [...]

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