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Under the wave at Waimea / Paul Theroux.

Theroux, Paul, (author.).

Available copies

  • 19 of 27 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

Current holds

0 current holds with 27 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Benton Co PL - Fowler F THE (Text) 34044001040854 Adult Fiction Checked out 06/01/2021
Butler PL - Butler FIC THEROU (Text) 73174005043504 Adult: Fiction Available -
Fayette Co PL - Connersville FIC THE (Text) 39230032109793 Adult New Books Available -
Fortville-Vernon Twp PL - Fortville FIC THEROUX, P. (Text) 38301000039173 Adult Fiction Available -
Greenwood PL - Greenwood FICTION Theroux (Text) 36626104221452 2nd Floor New Adult Available -
Hamilton North PL - Cicero Main Branch FIC.c Theroux, Paul (Text) 78294000280491 New Adult Fiction Available -
Hartford City PL - Hartford City Fiction Theroux (Text) 76051000186282 Adult Fiction Available -
Hussey-Mayfield Mem. PL - Zionsville FIC THEROUX, PAUL (Text) 33946003653578 New Books . 2nd Floor Available -
Kendallville PL - Kendallville Main Branch NEW FICTION THEROUX (Text) 37516002066903 Adult New Book Shelf-Fiction Checked out 05/26/2021
Lebanon PL - Lebanon F THEROUX (Text) 34330513517590 Adult - New Fiction Available -
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Record details

  • ISBN: 9780358446286
  • ISBN: 0358446287
  • Physical Description: 409 pages ; 24 cm
  • Publisher: Boston : Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 2021.

Content descriptions

General Note:
"A novel"--Jacket.
Summary, etc.:
"Now in his sixties, big-wave surfer Joe Sharkey has passed his prime and is losing his 'stoke.' The younger surfers around the breaks on the north shore of Oahu still idolize the Shark, but his sponsors are looking elsewhere. One night, while driving home from a bar after one too many, Joe accidentally kills a stranger near Waimea, a tragedy that sends his life out of control. As the repercussions of the accident spiral ever wider, Joe's devoted girlfriend, Olive, throws herself into uncovering the dead man's identity and helping Joe find vitality and refuge in the waves again. Set in the lush, gritty underside of an island paradise readers rarely see, Under the Wave at Waimea offers a dramatic, affecting commentary on fame, aging, and an uncertain fate. It is a masterstroke by one of the greatest writers of our time."-- Provided by publisher.
Subject: Aging > Fiction.
Surfing > Fiction.
Manslaughter > Fiction.
Drunk driving > Fiction.
Surfers > Fiction.
Self-actualization (Psychology) > Fiction.
Hawaii > Fiction.
Genre: Detective and mystery fiction.

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