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رواية (I heard the owl call my name ) للكاتبة Margaret Craven
Art and Graphix Ink, original acrylic paintings and graphics
I Heard the Owl Call My Name
In the novel, I Heard the Owl Call My Name, Margaret Craven introduces the reader to the lives,
culture and history of the Kwakiutl Native Americans, whose village, Kingcome, is located in
In the beginning of the novel, the reader finds out that Mark, a vicar, is dying. He has no more
than two years left to live, although he doesn’t know it. The Bishop, his superior, decided to
send him to his “hardest parish,” located in the Indian village, Kingcome—without telling him
about his dying condition.
With this painful clue, the story continues to unfold. Mark’s trip to the village allows him to get
to know Jim, a young Indian boy who would also be his guide to the village. Following Jim to
the village, Mark gets acquainted with some of the Indian customs, life styles and history.