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The Resource Vanishing Acts

Vanishing Acts

Label
Vanishing Acts
Title
Vanishing Acts
Statement of responsibility
by Jodi Picoult
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Picoult's richly layered and suspenseful novel explores the power of love and memory . . . what happens when the past we have been running from catches up to us.'The compelling story weaves characters and plot so richly that it's impossible to take sides in the questions of what was justified and what wasn't.' - Woman's Day'A polished and riveting read.' - Australian Women's WeeklyDelia Hopkins has led a charmed life. Raised in rural New Hampshire by her widowed father Andrew, she now has a young daughter, a handsome fiance, and her own Search and Rescue bloodhound which she uses to find missing persons. But as she plans her wedding, she is plagued by flashbacks of a life she can't recall. What are these memories and what do they mean? In shock and confusion, Delia must search out the truth among these newly discovered recollections even when they threaten to devastate her life, and the lives of those she loves most.With consummate skill and sensitivity, Jodi Picoult examines what happens when the past we have been running from catches up to us, and questions who we trust to tell us the story of our lives before we are capable of remembering it ourselves. Vanishing Acts is an impressive exploration of the very nature and power of memory
Summary
Working with the Search and Rescue bloodhound team to find missing people, single mother Delia Hopkins anticipates her upcoming nuptials, until a series of unsettling flashbacks threatens to devastate her life and the lives of those she loves
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Character
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132414
Cataloging source
DLC
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1966-
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Picoult, Jodi
Dewey number
813.54
Index
no index present
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830
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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True
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  • Fiction
  • Literature
Target audience
adult
Label
Vanishing Acts
Instantiates
Publication
Control code
OVERDRIVE:b31d92bd-f3fd-4aca-aa12-c6fdb97ab023
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Form of item
electronic
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True
Isbn
9781741769234
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True
Specific material designation
optical disk
Label
Vanishing Acts
Publication
Control code
OVERDRIVE:b31d92bd-f3fd-4aca-aa12-c6fdb97ab023
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Form of item
electronic
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True
Isbn
9781741769234
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True
Specific material designation
optical disk

Library Locations

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