La promesse du bout du monde

Danielle S. Marcotte

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ISBN: 9782897502249

La promesse du bout du monde

  Author:   Danielle S. Marcotte  
  Artist :   Stéphanie Bourgeois    
  Publisher:  Bouton d’or Acadie

Summer 1786. Two fifteen year-old orphan boys have embarked on a ship in Southhampton, Britain, that’s heading for the North-East of the Pacific Ocean. Alexis is of Acadian descent and is looking for his scattered family while his friend Hugh dreams of a better life. But once they arrive on the North American continent, a young starving cougar will disrupt the boys’ destiny…

While wounded Hugh is saved by a fellow crew member, Alexis gets lost in the forest and ends up in an Indigenous village decimated by the smallpox. Amongst the cadavers, a young girl is left alive. She and Alexis will help each other in their fight for survival…

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ISBN associated with this title: 9782897502249
Item BA0097
PublisherBouton d’or Acadie
PublisherBouton d'or Acadie
Published on June 30 2020
Language fre
Pages 72
Format Paperback
Dimensions8.75(in) x 6(in)
Shipping weight0(g)
Status NOT YET PUBLISHED
Danielle S. Marcotte is a writer based in Tsawwassen, British Columbia. Passionate about history, she was an animator, a journalist and a director on the radio for more than 30 years. She also lived in Québec and the Maritimes. She's published 8 books in French, and translated 6 of them into English.

Born in Vancouver, British Columbia, Stéphanie Bourgeois is one-fourth Acadian. She has a Bachelor of Arts and Interactive Technologies from Simon Fraser University, and is currently finishing a Masters in Media Design in Japan. She is passionate about filmmaking and photography.