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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
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
John and Kathy Wade, whose marriage has been built on mutual deception, visit a Minnesota lake to try to sort things out, a difficult process made more so by Kathy's sudden disappearence
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
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1946-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
O'Brien, Tim
Dewey number
813/.54
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3565.B75
LC item number
I5 1994
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
730
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Married people
  • Missing persons
  • Politicians
  • Minnesota
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
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
306 pages
Isbn
9780140250947
Lccn
94005395
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
Imprint varies.
System control number
  • 30895945
  • 196198
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
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
306 pages
Isbn
9780140250947
Lccn
94005395
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
Imprint varies.
System control number
  • 30895945
  • 196198

Library Locations

    • James City County LibraryBorrow it
      7770 Croaker Road, Williamsburg, VA, 23188, US
      37.377573 -76.770995
    • Williamsburg LibraryBorrow it
      515 Scotland Street, Williamsburg, VA, 23185, US
      37.377573 -76.770995
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