‘Harrowing, suspenseful and convincing . . . beautiful’ Daniel Woodrell, author of Winter’s Bone
‘Poignant . . . haunting and altoether memorable’ Booklist
A story of revenge and salvation
Two years ago, Augusto De Boer embarked on his annual journey through the Italian Alps, attempting to smuggle his family’s tobacco crop across the border to Austria. He never returned.
Now Augusto’s daughter Jole must retrace her father’s steps alone, navigating the perilous crags and valleys surrounding the border to discover the truth about her father’s disappearance.
Soul of the Border is a ferocious tale of revenge, salvation, and an exhilarating journey into the wild.