Living on her family's farm in British Columbia in the 1940s, 15-year-old Beth Weeks escapes her abusive father and her troubled mother in a friendship with Nora, a young Native woman. Beth struggles to cope, even as she feels haunted by the fear that something is following her. Nora's grandmother believes it is the murderous Coyote spirit, responsible for mysterious deaths in the community. Strong language and some descriptions of violence and sex.
British Columbia -- Fiction.
British Columbia -- History -- Fiction.
Cooking, Canadian -- Fiction.
Families -- Canada -- Fiction.
Farm life -- Fiction.
Rural families -- British Columbia -- Fiction.
Teenage girls -- British Columbia -- Fiction.
Teenagers -- Fiction.
World War, 1939-1945 -- Fiction.