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Alaska’s Heavy Light is a braided novel about sunlight, death, and the cadence of small places.  This story is the real northern exposure, with a ripe, scary plot, a tight regional setting, and a twisted cast of characters. 

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About Barbara Hunt

Barbara Hunt has published hundreds of pieces in newspapers and magazines, including the Chicago Tribune, Anchorage Daily News, and Alaska magazine. She has also won a number of writing awards. She was a newspaper columnist for 7 years with The Frontiersman. She taught Writer Workshops with the Matanuska Susitna School District. Ms. Hunt has written a variety of technical documents, proposals and histories. Read more

Excerpt from the Book

No screaming siren announced the arrival of the ambulance turning into the emergency bay. Flashing lights and squalling sirens were both discouraged
in this quiet, residential neighborhood, bordering the Palmer Hospital. Read more

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ISBN: 9781608441662
464 pages
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