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  • 0 of 4 copies available at LARL/NWRL Consortium.
  • 0 of 3 copies available at Lake Agassiz Regional Library. (Show preferred library)

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17 current holds with 4 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Detroit Lakes Public Library JEW (Text) 33500013455282 New Checked out 10/01/2021
Fertile Public Library JEW (Text) 33500013455290 New Checked out 09/30/2021
LARL Cataloging LARL92322 (Text) LARL92322 New On order -
Warroad Public Library JEW (Text) 35500006507758 New Checked out 10/13/2021

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781982137366
  • ISBN: 1982137363
  • ISBN: 9781982182892
  • ISBN: 198218289X
  • Physical Description: 401 pages ; 24 cm
  • Edition: First Atria Books hardcover edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Atria Books, 2021.

Content descriptions

Summary, etc.:
"From the #1 New York Times bestselling author of Then She Was Gone and The Family Upstairs comes another riveting work of "gloriously twisted" (Marie Claire) psychological suspense. On a beautiful summer night in a charming English suburb, a young woman and her boyfriend disappear after partying at the massive country estate of a new college friend. One year later, a writer moves into a cottage on the edge of the woods that border the same estate. Known locally as the Dark Place, the dense forest is the writer's favorite area for long walks and it's on one such walk that she stumbles upon a mysterious note that simply reads, "DIG HERE." Could this be a clue towards what has happened to the missing young couple? And what exactly is buried in this haunted ground? With her signature "rich, dark, and intricately twisted" (Ruth Ware, New York Times bestselling author) prose, Lisa Jewell has crafted a dazzling work of suspense that will keep on the edge of your seat until the final page"-- Provided by publisher.
Reviews

  • Booklist Reviews : Booklist Reviews 2021 July #1
    In England, a young couple, parents of a small child, disappear without a trace. A year later, a novelist moves into the area and soon finds herself caught up in the mystery of what happened to the missing couple. Did they run off together, leaving their child behind? Did one kill the other and then flee? Were they both murdered? Jewell takes an interesting approach here, telling the story through alternating chapters set in the past and the present, showing us the events leading up to the disappearance and the novelist's search for the answer to the mystery. Jewell, who burst onto the literary scene with 1998's Ralph's Party, is skilled at keeping readers on their toes, always challenging our expectations of where a story is heading. Many times during the course of this novel, readers will find that their theory about what happened to the missing couple is completely wrong because the author has led them into a trap. If you like to be kept guessing, this one's for you. Copyright 2021 Booklist Reviews.

Author Notes

Lisa Jewell is the #1 New York Times bestselling author of nineteen novels, including The Family Upstairs and Then She Was Gone, as well as Invisible Girl and Watching You. Her novels have sold over 5 million copies internationally, and her work has also been translated into twenty-nine languages. Connect with her on Twitter @LisaJewellUK, on Instagram @LisaJewellUK, and on Facebook @LisaJewellOfficial.

Subject: Missing persons > Fiction.
Authors > Fiction.
Forests and forestry > Fiction.
FICTION / Thrillers / Crime.
FICTION / Thrillers / Psychological.
FICTION / Thrillers / Suspense.
Genre: Psychological fiction.
Suspense fiction.
Psychological fiction.
Thrillers (Fiction)
Novels.

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