Title Profile & Character Information

The Tenderness of Wolves

Annotation
In this brutal, epic debut novel, a man is found murdered and a 17-year-old boy is on the run. While vigilantes and rescue searchers head out to look for the fugitive, all the mother of the boy wants is her son back. She will do anything to see him home safe, even at the peril of her own life.

Awards
2007  Library Journal Best Books of the Year

Characters
NameRoss, Francis
GenderMale

NameParker, William
GenderMale
OccupationTrapper
TraitNative american

GenreFiction
Mystery
Suspense
Adventure
Historical
TopicsImmigrants
Frontier life
Missing persons
Mysterious disappearances
Murder
Fur trade
Trappers
Journeys
SettingOntario