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The Resource In the Lake of the Woods, Tim O'Brien

In the Lake of the Woods, Tim O'Brien

Label
In the Lake of the Woods
Title
In the Lake of the Woods
Statement of responsibility
Tim O'Brien
Title variation
  • Lake of the Woods
  • In the Lake of the Woods
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
John Wade, is a man in crisis: after spending years building a successful political career, he finds his future derailed during a bid for the U.S. Senate by revelations about his past as a soldier in Vietnam. The election lost by a landslide, John and his wife, Kathy, retreat to a small cabin on the shores of a Minnesota lake--from which Kathy mysteriously disappears
Summary
The story tells of the disintegrating marriage of John and Kathy Wade, living in isolated Lake Of The Woods, Minnesota. John is a politician who lost in a landslide after secrets of his past in Vietnam are revealed to the public. One day John wakes up and finds Kathy missing. John is the main suspect, despite the lack of evidence. The book sets about to solve the mystery of Kathy's diappearance and divulge the dark secrets of John's past.
Theme
Storyline
Pace
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
  • ALA Notable Book, 1995.
  • Booklist Editors' Choice, 1994.
  • James Fenimore Cooper Prize, 1995
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
047690
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1946-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
O'Brien, Tim
Dewey number
813/.54
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3565.B75
LC item number
I5 2007
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
730
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Married people
  • Missing persons
  • Politicians
  • Minnesota
  • Married people
  • Missing persons
  • Politicians
  • Minnesota
Target audience
adult
Label
In the Lake of the Woods, Tim O'Brien
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocm77573541
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
335 pages (large print)
Isbn
9781585479948
Lccn
2007000288
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)77573541
Label
In the Lake of the Woods, Tim O'Brien
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocm77573541
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
335 pages (large print)
Isbn
9781585479948
Lccn
2007000288
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)77573541

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