After Alice (Nunatak First Fiction Series) by Karen Hofmann

By Karen Hofmann

After retiring from the heady global of academia, Sidonie von Täler has lower back to the small Okanagan Valley city she escaped in her early life for the lighting of the massive urban. The kin orchard has because long past to seed, or even many years later Sidonie nonetheless reveals herself dwelling within the shadow of her deceased older sister Alice.

As she will get all the way down to paintings sifting in the course of the detritus of her family’s legacy, Sidonie is haunted via thoughts of trauma and triumph in equivalent degree, and needs to give you the chance to reconcile her previous and current whereas reconnecting with the relations she has left.

Karen Hofmann’s debut novel blends a poetic sensibility with problems with land stewardship, social stratification and colonialism, portray the geological and historic panorama of the Okanagan in bright and sundry colours.

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