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The lovely and the lost / Jennifer Lynn Barnes.

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  • 2 of 2 copies available at LARL/NWRL Consortium.
  • 2 of 2 copies available at Lake Agassiz Regional Library. (Show preferred library)

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Mahnomen Public Library Y BAR (Text) 33500013060199 New Available -
Twin Valley LINK Site Y BAR (Text) 33500013060181 New Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781484776209
  • ISBN: 1484776208
  • Physical Description: pages cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: Los Angeles ; Hyperion, 2019.

Content descriptions

Summary, etc.: When a little girl is lost in a 750,000-acre national park, a family of search-and-rescue professionals reunites and three generations of secrets are uncovered.
Reviews

  • Booklist Reviews : Booklist Reviews 2019 May #1
    Kira has few memories of her early life. The strongest one is of the moment she was found in the woods by Silver, a search-and-rescue German shepherd, and Cady Bennett, her handler. Though aging, Silver still looks out for Kira, now a teenager living with Cady and the rest of her adopted family and training a dog of her own. Then Cady's estranged father shows up: a girl has gone missing in the wilderness, and he needs help. As the search intensifies, it becomes clear that the girl is not just missing, she was taken—and if Kira is going to be any help at all, she'll have to control the traumatic memories this search is unearthing for her. Barnes smartly maps the psychological landscape of a girl working through her early-life trauma, which makes this mystery, seen through Kira's eyes, layered and compelling. The wilderness survival component ups the stakes, and for animal-loving teens, the dogs add an intriguing and little-seen element. A moody, gripping puzzle. Grades 9-12. Copyright 2019 Booklist Reviews.

Author Notes

Jennifer Lynn Barnes has written more than a dozen acclaimed young adult novels, including Little White Lies and The Naturals series: The Naturals, Killer Instinct, All In, Bad Blood and the e-novella, Twelve. Jen is also a Fulbright Scholar with advanced degrees in psychology, psychiatry, and cognitive science. Jen received her Ph.D. from Yale University in 2012 and is currently a professor of psychology and professional writing at the University of Oklahoma. You can find her online at www.jenniferlynnbarnes.com or follow her on Twitter @jenlynnbarnes.

Subject: Rescue work > Fiction.
Lost children > Fiction.
Search dogs > Fiction.
Rescue dogs > Fiction.
Dogs > Fiction.
Families > Fiction.
Secrets > Fiction.
Survival > Fiction.
Wilderness areas > Fiction.

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