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The familiar dark : a novel / Amy Engel.

Engel, Amy, (author.).
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  • 24 of 34 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Adams PL Sys. - Decatur Branch FIC ENGEL FAM (Text) 34207002310119 Adult Fiction Reshelving -
Batesville Mem. PL - Batesville F ENGEL A. (Text) 34706001662230 Adult Fiction Checked out 07/14/2020
Carnegie PL of Steuben Co - Angola ON ORDER (Text) 9781524745950kc On order On order -
Culver-Union Twp PL - Culver MYS ENGEL FAM (Text) 34304000962372 Adult - Mystery Available -
Fayette Co PL - Connersville FIC ENG (Text) 39230032037663 Adult New Books Available -
Fortville-Vernon Twp PL - Fortville FIC ENGEL, A. (Text) 38301000015207 New Books Available -
Fulton Co PL - Rochester Main Library FIC ENG (Text) 33187004667735 Fiction (adult) Available -
Greenwood PL - Greenwood FICTION Engel (Text) 36626104131685 2nd Floor New Adult Available -
Huntingburg PL - Huntingburg FIC ENG (Text) 39970000628148 FIC Available -
Jennings Co PL - North Vernon MYS FIC ENG (Text) 30653001435817 New Adult Fic Available -
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Record details

  • ISBN: 9781524745950
  • ISBN: 15247459520
  • Physical Description: 238 pages ; 24 cm
  • Publisher: New York : Dutton, [2020]

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"A spellbinding story of a mother with nothing left to lose who sets out on an all-consuming quest for justice after her daughter is murdered on the town playground. Sometimes the answers are worse than the questions. Sometimes it's better not to know. Set in the poorest part of the Missouri Ozarks, in a small-town with big secrets, The Familiar Dark opens with a murder in the town's playground. Eve Taggert, desperate with grief over losing her daughter, takes it upon herself to find out the truth about what happened. Eve is no stranger to the dark side of life, having been raised by a hard-edged mother whose lessons Eve tried not to pass on to her own daughter. But Eve may need her mother's cruel brand of strength if she's going to face the truth about her daughter's death and about her own true nature. Her quest for justice takes her from the dark underbelly of town, to the woods, and most frighteningly, back to her mother's trailer, for a final lesson. The Familiar Dark is a story about the bonds of family--women doing the best they can for their daughters in dire circumstances--as well as a story about how even the darkest and most frightening of places can provide the comfort of home."-- Provided by publisher.
Subject: Mothers and daughters > Fiction.
Families > Fiction.
Secrecy > Fiction.
Grief > Fiction.
Murder > Investigation > Fiction.
Ozark Mountains > Fiction.
FICTION / Thrillers / Suspense.
FICTION / Literary.
FICTION / Thrillers / Crime.
Genre: Mystery fiction.
Detective and mystery fiction.
Thrillers (Fiction)
Fantasy fiction.

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