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The Resource The boy : a novel, Tami Hoag

The boy : a novel, Tami Hoag

Label
The boy : a novel
Title
The boy
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
Tami Hoag
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"When Detective Nick Fourcade enters the home of Genevieve Gauthier outside the sleepy town of Bayou Breaux, Louisiana, the bloody crime scene that awaits him is both the most brutal and the most confusing he's ever seen. Genevieve's seven-year-old son, KJ, has been murdered by an alleged intruder, yet Genevieve is alive and well, a witness inexplicably left behind to tell the tale. There is no evidence of forced entry, not a clue that points to a motive. Meanwhile, Nick's wife, Detective Annie Broussard, sits in the emergency room with the grieving Genevieve. A mother herself, Annie understands the emotional devastation this woman is going through, but as a detective she's troubled by a story that makes little sense. Who would murder a child and leave the only witness behind? When the very next day KJ's sometimes babysitter, twelve-year-old Nora Florette, is reported missing, the town is up in arms, fearing a maniac is preying on their children. With pressure mounting from a tough, no-nonsense new sheriff, the media, and the parents of Bayou Breaux, Nick and Annie dig deep into the dual mysteries. But sifting through Genevieve Gauthier's tangled web of lovers and sorting through a cast of local lowlifes brings more questions than answers. Is someone from Genevieve's past or present responsible for the death of her son? Is the missing teenager, Nora, a victim, or something worse? Then everything changes when Genevieve's past as a convicted criminal comes to light"--
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Provided by publisher
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Hoag, Tami
Dewey number
813/.54
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3558.O333
LC item number
B69 2018
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Murder
  • Missing persons
  • Missing children
  • Parental grief
  • Louisiana
  • FICTION / Suspense
  • FICTION / Mystery & Detective / Police Procedural
Target audience
adult
Label
The boy : a novel, Tami Hoag
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
on1043479424
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
482 pages
Isbn
9781101985397
Lccn
2018050539
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)1043479424
Label
The boy : a novel, Tami Hoag
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
on1043479424
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
482 pages
Isbn
9781101985397
Lccn
2018050539
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)1043479424

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