The Resource Under the Harrow

Under the Harrow

Label
Under the Harrow
Title
Under the Harrow
Statement of responsibility
Flynn Berry
Creator
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Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"A thriller for fans of The Girl on the Train and Gone Girl...[with] a striking, original voice all Berry's own." —The New York Times Book ReviewWinner of the 2017 Edgar Award for Best First NovelNamed one of the "10 Best Mystery Books and Thrillers of the Year" by The Washington Post Named one of the best books of the year by The Atlantic The award-winning psychological thriller about a young woman who finds her sister brutally murdered, and the shocking incident in their past that may hold the key to finding the killer, from the author of A Double LifeWhen Nora takes the train from London to visit her sister in the countryside, she expects to find her waiting at the station, or at home cooking dinner. But when she walks into Rachel's familiar house, what she finds is entirely different: her sister has been the victim of a brutal murder. Stunned and adrift, Nora finds she can't return to her former life. An unsolved assault in the past has shaken her faith in the police, and she can't trust them to find her sister's killer. Haunted by the murder and the secrets that surround it, Nora is under the harrow: distressed and in danger. As Nora's fear turns to obsession, she becomes as unrecognizable as the sister her investigation uncovers. A riveting psychological thriller and a haunting exploration of the fierce love between two sisters, the distortions of grief, and the terrifying power of the past, Under the Harrow marks the debut of an extraordinary new writer
Summary
After arriving in London to discover that her sister has been brutally murdered, Nora unravels the mystery, uncovering a side of her sibling that was mired in secrets and danger and putting her own life at risk.
Storyline
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Tone
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Character
Award
  • Edgar Allan Poe Award for Best First Novel by an American Author, 2017.
  • LibraryReads Favorites, 2016.
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10492474
Cataloging source
DLC
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1986-
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Berry, Flynn
Dewey number
813.6
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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  • Fiction
  • Literature
  • Thriller
Target audience
adult
Label
Under the Harrow
Instantiates
Publication
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Form of item
electronic
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True
Isbn
9781101992067
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Specific material designation
optical disk
Label
Under the Harrow
Publication
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Form of item
electronic
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True
Isbn
9781101992067
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True
Specific material designation
optical disk

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