View other formats and editions
9781101603499 (electronic bk)
1 online resource
[Place of publication not identified] :
[publisher not identified],
|| In 2011, Sarah Jio burst onto the fiction scene with two sensational novels-The Violets of March and The Bungalow. With Blackberry Winter-taking its title from a late-season, cold-weather phenomenon-Jio continues her rich exploration of the ways personal connections can transcend the boundaries of time. Seattle, 1933. Single mother Vera Ray kisses her three-year-old son, Daniel, goodnight and departs to work the night-shift at a local hotel. She emerges to discover that a May-Day snow has blanketed the city, and that her son has vanished. Outside, she finds his beloved teddy bear lying face-down on an icy street, the snow covering up any trace of his tracks, or the perpetrator's.Seattle, 2010. Seattle Herald reporter Claire Aldridge, assigned to cover the May 1 "blackberry winter" storm and its twin, learns of the unsolved abduction and vows to unearth the truth. In the process, she finds that she and Vera may be...
|| Electronic reproduction. New York : Plume, 2012. Requires OverDrive Read (file size: N/A KB) or Adobe Digital Editions (file size: 1135 KB) or Amazon Kindle (file size: N/A KB).