Mother Earth, Father Sky

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Thorndike Press, 1990 - Fiction - 486 pages
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In a time before history, in a harsh and beautiful land near the top of the world, womanhood comes cruelly and suddenly to beautiful, young Chagak. Surviving the brutal massacre of her tribe, she sets out across the icy waters off America's northwest coast on an astonishing odyssey that will reveal to Chagak powerful secrets of the earth and sky ... and the mysteries of love and loss.

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User Review  - Polilla-Lynn - LibraryThing

Mother Earth Father Sky is the first book in a trilogy that takes us into the lives of an ancient North American people in Alaska. If that sounds boring, don’t be fooled. To be honest, I hardly know ... Read full review

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User Review  - BrokenTeepee - LibraryThing

Mother Earth Father Sky takes place in a time long ago but as you read it you wonder if people have changed all that much. It is centered in the area around the Aleutian Islands and involves a series ... Read full review


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Yvonne was born in Swindon Wiltshire, the eldest of three children. From a young age her greatest joy, was to curl up with a good book. And over time she naturally progressed into writing. At the age of ten, she ambitiously attempted her first novel, but quickly gave up. However, the seed was planted. And in the coming years, in between a successful singing career, she continued to put pen to paper. Yvonne's genre is Y/A Fantasy. Her first book 'The Shadowed Valley, ' was published Sept 29 2011. Her second novel 'A Rat and a Ransom, ' was published 23 Jan 2012. Yvonne lives in Warwickshire with her husband Keith.

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