After Alice (Nunatak First Fiction Series) by Karen Hofmann

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By Karen Hofmann

After retiring from the heady international of academia, Sidonie von Täler has lower back to the small Okanagan Valley city she escaped in her formative years for the lighting fixtures of the massive urban. The relations orchard has when you consider that long gone to seed, or even many years later Sidonie nonetheless unearths herself residing within the shadow of her deceased older sister Alice.

As she will get right down to paintings sifting during the detritus of her family’s legacy, Sidonie is haunted through stories of trauma and triumph in equivalent degree, and needs to give you the chance to reconcile her previous and current whereas reconnecting with the relatives 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 ancient panorama of the Okanagan in brilliant and sundry colours.

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