Lost Animal Club (Nunatak First Fiction Series) by Kevin A. Couture PDF

By Kevin A. Couture

Runner-up within the Prose Fiction class on the 2016 Alcuin Society Awards for Excellence in ebook layout in Canada!

In his debut tale assortment, Kevin A. Couture creates a global the place the veneer of humanness stretches skinny and sometimes cracks as a menagerie of harassed characters display their beast-like characteristics. In his determined survival plan, a pre-teen “rescues” canine which will promote them again to their well-off vendors; a marathon pacesetter displays at the speed she units either off and on the race course, as she navigates her imperfect marriage; a guy confronts his force for alcohol and the lethal and setting apart results that depart him to danger his final scrap of keep an eye on; and childrens, for various purposes, execute their plan to seize a endure cub.

Lost Animal Club combines murky sensibilities with finely rendered, distinctive prose. The writing is gripping and sincere, with metaphors and similes as startling because the harsh offerings the characters make.

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