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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
John Wade, a senatorial candidate, is accused of participating in a massacre during the Vietnam War. Hounded by the press, he flees with his wife to a cottage and his wife disappears. Did she desert him, or did he kill her?
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.
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
DLC
Dewey number
813/.54
Index
no index present
Intended audience
HL 730
Intended audience source
Lexile
LC call number
PS3565.B75
LC item number
I5 2006
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
730
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Target audience
adult
Label
In the Lake of the Woods, Tim O'Brien
Instantiates
Publication
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
20928187
Extent
303 pages
Isbn
9780395488898
Isbn Type
(hc.)
Lccn
94005395 //r94
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(Sirsi) AAK-7022
Label
In the Lake of the Woods, Tim O'Brien
Publication
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
20928187
Extent
303 pages
Isbn
9780395488898
Isbn Type
(hc.)
Lccn
94005395 //r94
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(Sirsi) AAK-7022

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