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Author Johnston, Tim, 1962-

Title Descent : a novel / by Tim Johnston.

Publication Info. Chapel Hill : Algonquin Books of Chapel Hill, 2015.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library Fiction    M JOHNSTON,TIM    Available
 PAS Allendale Branch Fiction, Mystery    M JOHNSTON,T    Available
 PAS Central Library Fiction, Mystery    M JOHNSTON,T    Staff Reported Missing
 PAS Santa Catalina Branch Fiction, Mystery    M JOHNSTON,T    Available
Edition First Edition.
Description 374 pages ; 24 cm.
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Note "Published simultaneously in Canada by Thomas Allen & Son Limited"--Title page verso.
Summary A girl vanishes "on a sunny, late-summer vacation morning" and thus begins a "family's harrowing journey down increasingly divergent and solitary paths, until all that continues to bind them to each other are the questions they can never bring themselves to ask: At what point does a family stop searching? At what point does a girl stop fighting for her life?"-- Provided by publisher.
Subject Missing persons -- Fiction
Abduction -- Fiction.
Families -- Fiction.
Loss (Psychology) -- Fiction
Rocky Mountains Region -- Fiction
Genre/Form Psychological fiction
Domestic fiction
Mystery fiction
ISBN 9781616203047

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