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The far empty, J. Todd Scott

Label
The far empty
Title
The far empty
Statement of responsibility
J. Todd Scott
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In this gritty crime debut set in the stark Texas borderlands, an unearthed skeleton will throw a small town into violent turmoil. Seventeen-year-old Caleb Ross is adrift in the wake of the sudden disappearance of his mother more than a year ago, and is struggling to find his way out of the small Texas border town of Murfee. Chris Cherry is a newly minted sheriff s deputy, a high school football hero who has reluctantly returned to his hometown. When skeletal remains are discovered in the surrounding badlands, the two are inexorably drawn together as their efforts to uncover Murfee s darkest secrets lead them to the same terrifying suspect: Caleb's father and Chris's boss, the charismatic and feared Sheriff Standford Judge Ross. Dark, elegiac, and violent, The Far Empty is a modern Western, a story of loss and escape set along the sharp edge of the Texas border
Member of
Summary
Seventeen-year-old Caleb Ross is adrift in the wake of the sudden disappearance of his mother more than a year ago, and is struggling to find his way out of the small Texas border town of Murfee. Chris Cherry is a newly minted sheriff’s deputy, a high school football hero who has reluctantly returned to his hometown. When skeletal remains are discovered in the surrounding badlands, the two are inexorably drawn together as their efforts to uncover Murfee’s darkest secrets lead them to the same terrifying suspect: Caleb’s father and Chris’s boss, the charismatic and feared Sheriff Standford “Judge” Ross
Theme
Tone
Writing style
Character
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10484354
Cataloging source
YDXCP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Scott, J. Todd
Dewey number
813/.6
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3619.C66533
LC item number
F37 2016
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Cherry novel
Series volume
1
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Missing persons
  • Murder
  • Texas
Target audience
adult
Label
The far empty, J. Todd Scott
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
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
432 pages
Isbn
9780399176340
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • 927378419
  • (OCoLC)927378419
Label
The far empty, J. Todd Scott
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
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
432 pages
Isbn
9780399176340
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • 927378419
  • (OCoLC)927378419

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