Larry is a Dogrib Indian growing up in the small northern town of Fort Simmer. He loves Iron Maiden, the North, and Juliet Hope, the high school "tramp." Things change when he meets Johnny Beck, a Metis from Hay River. His friendship with Johnny lets Larry face his terrors - memories of an abusive father, gasoline sniffing, and an accident that killed several of his cousins. Strong language, violence, and descriptions of sex. c1996
Book club in a bag.
Indians of North America -- Canada, Northern -- Fiction.
Male friendship -- Fiction.
Northwest Territories -- Fiction.
Young adult fiction.