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A thousand miles from nowhere : a novel / John Gregory Brown.

Brown, John Gregory, author. (Author).
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  • 7 of 8 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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0 current holds with 8 total copies.

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Bloomfield Eastern Greene County Public Library - Eastern Branch FIC BRO (Text) 36804000240302 FICTION Available -
Brownstown Public Library - Brownstown FIC BROWN (Text) 79361000099100 Adult Fiction Available -
LaGrange County Public Library - LaGrange F BRO (Text) 30477100966161 Adult: Fiction Available -
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North Madison County Ralph E. Hazelbaker Library FIC BRO (Text) 30419300526056 Adult Fiction Available -
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Seymour Main Library FIC BROWN (Text) 37500004208340 Fiction Checked out 01/15/2017
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Record details

  • ISBN: 9780316302807
  • ISBN: 0316302805
  • Physical Description: 276 pages ; 25 cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York : A Lee Boudreaux Book, Little, Brown and Company, 2016.

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Summary, etc.: "Fleeing New Orleans as Hurricane Katrina approaches, Henry Garrett is haunted by the ruins of his marriage, a squandered inheritance, and the teaching job he inexplicably quit. He pulls into a small Virginia town after three days on the road, hoping to silence the ceaseless clamor in his head. But this quest for peace and quiet as the only guest at a roadside motel is destroyed when Henry finds himself at the center of a bizarre and violent tragedy. As a result, Henry winds up stranded at the ramshackle motel just outside the small town of Marimore, and it's there that he is pulled into the lives of those around him: Latangi, the motel's recently widowed proprietor, who seems to have a plan for Henry; Marge, a local secretary who marshals the collective energy of her women's church group; and the family of an old man, a prisoner, who dies in a desperate effort to provide for his infirm wife."--Provided by publisher.
Subject: Loss (Psychology) > Fiction.
Mental illness > Fiction.
Motels > Fiction.
Small cities > Fiction.
Virginia > Fiction.

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