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Trickster drift, Eden Robinson

Label
Trickster drift
Title
Trickster drift
Statement of responsibility
Eden Robinson
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In an effort to keep all forms of magic at bay, Jared, 17, has quit drugs and drinking. But his troubles are not over: now he's being stalked by David, his mom's ex--a preppy, khaki-wearing psycho with a proclivity for rib-breaking. And his mother, Maggie, a living, breathing badass as well as a witch, can't protect him like she used to because he's moved away from Kitimat to Vancouver for school. Even though he's got a year of sobriety under his belt (no thanks to his enabling, ever-partying mom), Jared also struggles with the temptation of drinking. And he's got to get his grades up, find a job that doesn't involve weed cookies, and somehow live peacefully with his Aunt Mave, who has been estranged from the family ever since she tried to "rescue" him as a baby from his mother. An indigenous activist and writer, Mave smothers him with pet names and hugs, but she is blind to the real dangers that lurk around them--the spirits and supernatural activity that fill her apartment. As the son of a Trickster, Jared is a magnet for magic, whether he hates it or not--he sees ghosts, he sees the monster moving underneath his Aunt Georgina's skin, he sees the creature that comes out of his bedroom wall and creepily wants to suck his toes. He also still hears the Trickster in his head, and other voices too. When the David situation becomes a crisis, Jared can't ignore his true nature any longer
Member of
Cataloging source
CaOONL
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Robinson, Eden
Dewey number
[Fic]
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
Series statement
Trickster trilogy
Series volume
2
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  • Teenage boys
  • Dysfunctional families
  • Indigenous peoples
  • Magic
Label
Trickster drift, Eden Robinson
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Sequel to: Son of a trickster
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
370 p.
Isbn
9780735273436
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
System control number
  • 304511
  • 883780
Label
Trickster drift, Eden Robinson
Publication
Note
Sequel to: Son of a trickster
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
370 p.
Isbn
9780735273436
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
System control number
  • 304511
  • 883780

Library Locations

    • St. Catharines Public LibraryBorrow it
      54 Church St., St. Catharines, Ontario, L2R7K2, CA
      43.1603307 -79.2460639
    • Dr. Huq Family Library BranchBorrow it
      425 Carlton St., St. Catharines, Ontario, L2M4W8, CA
      43.180871 -79.225607
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