The Carpenter

The Carpenter

A Novel

Book - 2012
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Lee King, an ex-convict, returns to his small hometown in Ontario to visit his sister and dying mother. But things are not quite right in the town and the mysterious death of a woman along with the discovery of a family secret makes Lee finally face who he is and turns the lives of his family members upside-down.
Publisher: Toronto : HarperCollins Canada, c2012
ISBN: 9781443407342
Branch Call Number: FIC Lenno 3558ad 1
Characteristics: 322 p


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smc01 Dec 27, 2012

A solid debut novel from a former Canadian soldier with a degree in fine arts. Leland King, the main character, is well drawn and his story is compelling. Small town Ontario in 1980 is re-created with exacting detail.

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