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The Resource In the Lake of the Woods, Tim O'Brien

In the Lake of the Woods, Tim O'Brien

Label
In the Lake of the Woods
Title
In the Lake of the Woods
Statement of responsibility
Tim O'Brien
Title variation
  • Lake of the Woods
  • In the Lake of the Woods
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The author of The Things They Carried offers a riveting novel of love and mystery. When long-hidden secrets about the atrocities he committed in Vietnam come to light, a candidate for the U.S. Senate retreats with his wife to a lakeside cabin in northern Minnesota. Within days of their arrival, his wife mysteriously vanishes into the watery wilderness
Summary
The story tells of the disintegrating marriage of John and Kathy Wade, living in isolated Lake Of The Woods, Minnesota. John is a politician who lost in a landslide after secrets of his past in Vietnam are revealed to the public. One day John wakes up and finds Kathy missing. John is the main suspect, despite the lack of evidence. The book sets about to solve the mystery of Kathy's diappearance and divulge the dark secrets of John's past.
Theme
Storyline
Pace
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
  • ALA Notable Book, 1995.
  • Booklist Editors' Choice, 1994.
  • James Fenimore Cooper Prize, 1995
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
047690
Cataloging source
IHI
Dewey number
813/.54
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3565.B75
LC item number
I5 1995
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730
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
Target audience
adult
Label
In the Lake of the Woods, Tim O'Brien
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally published: Boston : Houghton Mifflin/Seymour Lawrence, 1994
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Control code
252233
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
303 p.
Isbn
9780140250947
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm33061139
  • (OCoLC)33061139
Label
In the Lake of the Woods, Tim O'Brien
Publication
Note
Originally published: Boston : Houghton Mifflin/Seymour Lawrence, 1994
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Control code
252233
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
303 p.
Isbn
9780140250947
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm33061139
  • (OCoLC)33061139

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