Enough alcohol silences the demons for a night; a gun and a single bullet silences demons forever. When a friend commits suicide and a former priest appears on television, the northern Aboriginal community is shattered. James and Jake confront their childhood abuse in a residential school, and break the silence to begin a journey of healing and rediscovery. Explicit descriptions of sex, explicit strong language and some descriptions of violence.
Adult child abuse victims -- Fiction.
Friendship -- Fiction.
Indians of North America -- Northwest Territories -- Residential schools -- Fiction.
Indians of North America -- Social life and customs -- Fiction.
Northwest Territories -- Fiction.