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Pete Shelton’s lifestyles revolves round Riverside, a Michigan nature protect at the St. Joseph River. the valuables is devoted to its founder, the past due Paul McMichael, naturalist and moth collector, who died whereas nonetheless a tender guy. while a runaway named Nora McMichael exhibits up at Riverside, claiming to be the daughter of Paul McMichael, Pete suspects she is mendacity. He resents her pressing must be a part of Riverside and to develop into shut, too shut, to Paul’s mentor and good friend, Abe McMichael, more youthful brother of Paul.
Although enemies initially, Nora and Pete slowly start to piece jointly their shadowy pasts . . . and realize that their lives are intertwined in methods neither can have imagined. choked with loving descriptions of Michigan barren region, animal lore and a passionate Lepidopterist's magazine, Willey weaves an inter-generational story of therapeutic, reclamation and discovery.

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