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Tenderness Of Wolves

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Published .
Written in English

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  • Fiction

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    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages448
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9640938M
    ISBN 100143052136
    ISBN 109780143052135

    The Tenderness of Wolves is a multilayered story focussed on a murder in a small Canadian settlement of Dove River. Laurent Jammet – “a trapper, trader and loner” – . The Tenderness of Wolves is an entertaining and well-written adventure thriller." -- The Spectator "Stef Penney, who in an even more unusual coup, won the first novel prize with a murder saga, The Tenderness of Wolves. The (Costa) judges said it made them feel "enveloped in .


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- Wikipedia. A British writer best known for The Tenderness of Wolves, Penney studied TV at Bournemouth College of Art and directed two short films before turning to novel writing.

When she wrote A Tenderness of Wolves, she suffered from agoraphobia. The book takes place in in a remote town called Dove River in Canada’s Northern Territory. Book Reviews. The Tenderness of Wolves. by Stef Penney. Stef Penney’s debut novel is a complex story centred on a murder in the small Canadian settlement of Dove River.

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