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Faraway, in the other rooms of the house, the family slept amid arid sheets,
sweatless and exhausted — a mother . . . a father ... an aunt. Also the maid.
Somewhere, too, the other cats that Hooker harbored slept in circles against
Quite far away, she could hear Hooker pounding croquet hoops into the turf of the
side yard. "That's right," she said to herself. "School's over. Damn." The thought
made her move. She went across the hall, from below the stairs, to the long ...
Far away came the sound of civilized alarm. Someone must have telephoned,
because the fire trucks were coming from the town, along the road, past the
orchards. Hooker, covered with dust and brown dirt, slid, dazed, all the way down
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LibraryThing ReviewAvis d'utilisateur - lkernagh - LibraryThing
Set in the summer months of 1964, the story is about a well-to-do family of breeding residing in a wealthy neighborhood in Ontario. 11-year old Hooker Winslow is surrounded by his family, a family ... Consulter l'avis complet
LibraryThing ReviewAvis d'utilisateur - Katethegreyt - LibraryThing
I've read this novel twice. It is a remarkable first novel; Findley lived up to this beginning and then some during his lifetime. The main character is both hero and victim even while he victimizes ... Consulter l'avis complet
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