By William B. McCloskey
William McCloskey is again and higher than ever in Warriors, the powerful new prequel to Highliners, Breakers, and Raiders. lengthy earlier than Hank Crawford arrived within the waters of Ketchikan, his companions and compatriots have been already in love with its shores.
Following the ultimate, crushing moments of worldwide warfare II, eastern officer Kiyoshi Tsurifune, Sergeant Jones Henry, and Resistance fighter Swede Scorden fight to regain normalcy and any touch with the shimmering, fish-filled sea. misplaced honor, fallen buddies, their cultural identities long gone within the wake of a nuclear blast—these fishermen-turned-soldiers have far to head until eventually they regain the waters during which they consider such a lot at home.
But as every one unearths his strategy to the bays of Alaska—Jones as fisherman, Swede longing for paintings within the cannery, Kiyoshi an envoy for the japanese trade—things aren’t as tender as that they had dreamed. a brand new union demands a strike throughout the top of the salmon season, and dear new engine boats are exchanging the sails and oars fishermen like Jones Henry have depended on for years. Plus, unhealed wounds make the looming deal among Alaskan fishermen and eastern dealers painful for lots of. at the back of each dialog, the query looms: Will those war-torn males ever locate their peace again?
Sweeping and robust, just like the pull of the sea, Warriors is a unique that can’t be placed down and which may by no means be forgotten.
Read or Download Warriors: A Novel (Highliners) PDF
Similar u.s. contemporary fiction books
“You will chuckle, cry, and rejoice whereas connecting with this tale of irreplaceable friendships, own transformation, and the turn aspect of affection. An enlightening and extremely stress-free learn. ”–Hill Harper, actor and writer of Letters to a tender BrotherInvestment banker Nicole Lawson is ready to marry her romantic equivalent: a steady, good-looking medical professional with whom she has fallen head over heels in love.
Released in paperback for the 1st time, A company occupation is the tale of Stella Merwin, a white lady getting into the working-class international to find the reality at the back of her upper-class father's monetary failure. A "New lady" of the Eighteen Nineties, Stella joins a stenographer's workplace and uncovers a life-altering mystery that permits her to regain her prestige and wealth.
William McCloskey is again and higher than ever in Warriors, the effective new prequel to Highliners, Breakers, and Raiders. lengthy ahead of Hank Crawford arrived within the waters of Ketchikan, his companions and compatriots have been already in love with its shorelines. Following the ultimate, crushing moments of global battle II, eastern officer Kiyoshi Tsurifune, Sergeant Jones Henry, and Resistance fighter Swede Scorden fight to regain normalcy and any touch with the shimmering, fish-filled sea.
The line to Tamazunchale, which was once nominated for the nationwide e-book Award, tells the tale of Don Fausto, a truly previous guy at the verge of demise who lives within the barrio of la. instead of resigning himself, he embarks on an excellent trip out and in of time, house, and recognition with a solid of partners that comes with his teenaged niece, a barrio road dude, a Peruvian shepherd, a gaggle of mojados, and others.
- Low Bite (Green Arcade)
- The Locusts Have No King
- Longing for Home, Book 2: Hope Springs - A Proper Romance
- Pathos Rising
- Miss Carrie: A Novel
Additional resources for Warriors: A Novel (Highliners)
Warriors: A Novel (Highliners) by William B. McCloskey