Detail

Title
Reading the bones
Series
A Peggy Henderson adventure
Author
McMurchy-Barber, Gina
Publisher
Dundurn Press
Publication Date
2008
ISBN
9781550027327
Format
Under Consideration
Grade Level
06
07
08
Abstract
When Peggy Henderson moves to the town of Crescent Beach in British Columbia, she is unhappy until she begins to help her uncle to dig a pond in the back yard. The unearthing of a human skull and other bones lead to the revelation that the village is built upon an ancient fishing community. Book selected for the BC Ministry of Education Libraries and Literacy Branch's 2014 Reading Link Challenge.
Subject
British Columbia - Fiction
Canadian fiction
Honesty - Fiction
First Nations - Fiction
Intergenerational relations - Fiction