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Author Joss, Morag.

Title Among the missing : a novel / Morag Joss.

Publication Info. New York : Delacorte Press, 2011.

Copies

Location Pub Note Copy No. Status
 Bradley PL Adult Fiction - BRBB-2  FIC JOS    AVAILABLE
 DeKalb PL Adult Mystery - DKLY-12  MYS JOS    AVAILABLE
 Freeport PL Adult Fiction - FPLY-13  FICTION JOSS    AVAILABLE
 Harvard Diggins Lib Adult Fiction - HRLY-11  FIC JOS    AVAILABLE
 Kankakee PL First Floor - KKBB-2  FIC JOSS    AVAILABLE
 Moline PL Adult Mystery - MPLG-6  MYS JOS    AVAILABLE
 North Suburban PLD Loves Park Adult Fiction - NSLY-11  F JOSS    AVAILABLE
 Woodstock PL Adult Fiction - WOLY-11  FICTION JOSS    AVAILABLE
Edition First edition.
Description 255 pages ; 25 cm
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Summary "Invermuir, a quiet town in Scotland, is rocked when a commuter bridge collapses, plunging people and their cars into the river below. Annabel was supposed to be in one of those cars, the camera on the bridge sees the vehicle start to cross right before the collapse. But Annabel secretly sold her car to Stephen, an immigrant trying to bring his daughter Anna, and his wife, Silva, a better life by using it as a taxi. In the aftermath of the bridge tragedy, Silva waits for her husband to come home, her small shed on the banks of the river where he drowned. This is where Annabel, pregnant and presumed dead, finds her, and together the two women form an uneasy alliance, living together, sharing the chores, hiding from their pasts. Ron soon joins them, a man who is escaping the stigma of being an ex-convict, who finds purpose in transporting people across the river while the bridge is rebuilt. But secrets cannot stay buried forever, and soon the peace the three live in will be shattered. For Annabel and Silva, the truth will bring with it tragic consequences, as lies, betrayals, and the past come roaring back with unimaginable fury"-- Provided by publisher.
Subject Triangles (Interpersonal relations) -- Fiction.
Pregnant women -- Fiction.
Immigrants -- Fiction.
Ex-convicts -- Fiction.
Missing persons -- Fiction.
Loss (Psychology) -- Fiction.
Identity (Psychology) -- Fiction.
FICTION / Mystery & Detective / General.
Scotland -- Fiction.
Genre/Form Psychological fiction.
Suspense fiction.
ISBN 9780385342742 hardback
0385342748 hardback

 
    
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