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The Resource The winter people : a novel, Jennifer McMahon

The winter people : a novel, Jennifer McMahon

Label
The winter people : a novel
Title
The winter people
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
Jennifer McMahon
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In West Hall, Vermont, some secrets never die ... In 1908 Sara Harrison Shea was found dead in the field behind her house just months after the tragic death of her daughter, Gertie. Now, in present day, Ruthie lives in Sara's farmhouse with her mother, Alice, and her younger sister, Fawn. When Ruthie wakes up one morning to find that Alice has vanished without a trace, she is startled to find a copy of Sara Harrison Shea's diary hidden beneath the floorboards of her mother's bedroom. Ruthie is not the only person who's desperately looking for someone that they've lost ... but she may be the only one who can stop history from repeating itself ..
Summary
Coming of age in an old farmhouse, nineteen-year-old Ruthie begins a search for her agoraphobic mother and discovers the century-old diary of the farmhouse's long-ago resident, a grieving mother who died under mysterious circumstances
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
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Cataloging source
YDXCP
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McMahon, Jennifer
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
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True
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  • Mothers and daughters
  • Supernatural
  • Missing persons
  • Women
  • Vermont
Target audience
adult
Label
The winter people : a novel, Jennifer McMahon
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
000054428734
Dimensions
20 cm.
Edition
First Anchor Books edition.
Extent
382 pages
Isbn
9780804169967
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Specific material designation
regular print
System control number
(OCoLC)880756796
Label
The winter people : a novel, Jennifer McMahon
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
000054428734
Dimensions
20 cm.
Edition
First Anchor Books edition.
Extent
382 pages
Isbn
9780804169967
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Specific material designation
regular print
System control number
(OCoLC)880756796

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