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  • 1 of 2 copies available at LARL/NWRL Consortium.
  • 1 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
Climax Public Library OWE (Text) 33500013636576 New Available -
Moorhead Public Library OWE (Text) 33500013636568 New On holds shelf -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780593242209
  • ISBN: 0593242203
  • Physical Description: x, 386 pages ; 25 cm.
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Random House, [2022]

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Summary, etc.:
"As a teenager, Kate found a safe harbor from her parents' constant fighting in the company of the four Gonne sisters, who lived with their strict grandparents next to Small Angels, a church right on the edge of dense green woods. The first outsider to ever get close to the sisters, Kate eventually learned the family's secret: The woods are home to a capricious, menacing ghost whom generations of Gonnes had been charged with stopping from venturing into the village itself. But as the sisters grew older, braver, and more independent, and started bucking against the family's burden, the bulwark began to crack, culminating in a horrifying act of violence that drove a terrible wedge between the sisters and Kate. Chloe has been planning her dream wedding for months. She has the dress, the flowers, and the perfect venue: Small Angels, a charming old church in the village her fiancé, Sam, and his sister, Kate, grew up in. But, days before the ceremony, she starts to hear unsettling stories about Small Angels. And worse, she begins to see, smell, and hear things that couldn't possibly be real. Now, Kate is returning home for the first time in years, for Sam and Chloe's wedding. But the woods are coming alive again, and Kate must reconnect with Lucia, the most troubled of the sisters and her first love, to protect Chloe, the village, and herself"-- Provided by publisher.
Author Notes

Lauren Owen is the author of The Quick and Small Angels. She studied at St. Hilda’s College Oxford, and holds an MA in Victorian literature from Leeds University and an MA in creative writing from the University of East Anglia, where she was awarded the Curtis Brown Prize.

Subject: Dysfunctional families > Fiction.
Sisters > Fiction.
Weddings > Fiction.
First loves > Fiction.
Rural lesbians > Fiction.
FICTION / LGBTQ+ / General
FICTION / Gothic
Genre: LGBTQ+ fiction.
Queer fiction.
Horror fiction.
Paranormal fiction.
Ghost stories.
Lesbian fiction.
Gothic fiction.
Novels.
Fiction.

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