After Surfing Ocean Beach
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In a brief, panicked moment, Rick mistakes the kindness of an apparent stranger for a threatening act, and inadvertently commits murder. He flees the scene, and tries to keep secret from his family the unfortunate event that has occurred. Little does he know that not only has he killed an innocent man, but the man is the son of Annie, with whom Rick had an intense relation...more
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Published April 27th 2004 by Dundurn (first published January 1st 2004)
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In the story After Surfing Ocean Beach by Mary Soderstrom, the reader goes back and forth through the main characters Annie and Rick's perspectives and personal trials. This story focuses on the high school sweet hearts Annie and Rick, but everything changes when Rick's mother passes away. When Annie finds out she is pregnant she goes on a quest to find Rick who had already gone away for college. After many years pass, Rick returns to Ocean Beach to end up in an accidental murder that leads to a...more
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Mary Soderstrom is a Montreal-based writer of fiction and non-fiction with 13 published books to her credit.

In November 2013 Oberon Press published her collection of short stories, Desire Lines: Stories of Love and Geography. Her most recent non-fiction is Making Waves: The Continuing Portuguese Adventure (Véhicule Press, 2010) while her most recent novel is The Violets of Usambara (Cormorant Book...more
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