Touching Spirit Bear
By: Nilmani, Tantawan & Deena
A young offender, Cole Mathews, is sent to an island in Alaska to live in isolation for a year after beating up Peter Driscal, where an encounter with a spirit bear changes his entire view on life and he begins a journey of self healing.
The main setting in the novels are Minneapolis and Island in South East Alaska. The Island is where Cole learned how to self heal and forgive and let go of his anger.