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Author Richmond, Michelle, 1970- author.

Title The wonder test : a novel / Michelle Richmond.

Publication Info. New York : Atlantic Monthly Press, 2021.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Pacific Park Library Fiction    RICHMOND,MIC    Available
1 copy being processed for GDL Central Library Fiction.
Edition First Grove Atlantic hardcover edition.
Description xiii, 427 pages ; 24 cm
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
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Summary "Escaping New York City and the espionage case that made her question everything, recently widowed Lina returns home to sell the house she has inherited in tony Greenfield, California. With her teenage son Rory, Lina hopes to reassemble her life, reevaluate her career, and find a clear way forward. Adrift and battling insomnia, she discovers that her father's sleepy hometown has been transformed into a Silicon Valley suburb on steroids, obsessed with an annual exam called The Wonder Test. When students at her son's high school go missing, reappearing under mysterious circumstances on abandoned beaches, Lina must summon her strength and push her own ethical boundaries to the limits in order to solve the crimes. Meanwhile, an old espionage case called Red Vine keeps calling her back into the fold. While Lina struggles to balance her new role as a single mother and the complex counterintelligence puzzles she is so adept at solving, Greenfield's shadowy dangers creep closer to her own home."-- Provided by publisher.
Subject United States. Federal Bureau of Investigation -- Employees -- Fiction.
Widows -- Fiction.
Single mothers -- Fiction.
High school students -- Testing -- Fiction.
Santa Clara Valley (Santa Clara County, Calif.) -- Fiction.
Genre/Form Detective and mystery fiction.
Thrillers (Fiction)
ISBN 9780802158505 (hardback)

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