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The Resource The Broken Girls

The Broken Girls

Label
The Broken Girls
Title
The Broken Girls
Statement of responsibility
Simone St. James
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A "clever and wonderfully chilling" (Fiona Barton) suspense novel from the award-winning author of The Haunting of Maddy Clare—a National Bestseller!Vermont, 1950. There's a place for the girls whom no one wants—the troublemakers, the illegitimate, the too smart for their own good. It's called Idlewild Hall, and local legend says the boarding school is haunted. Four roommates bond over their whispered fears, their budding friendship blossoming—until one of them mysteriously disappears....Vermont, 2014. Twenty years ago, journalist Fiona Sheridan's elder sister's body was found in the overgrown fields near the ruins of Idlewild Hall. And although her sister's boyfriend was tried and convicted of the murder, Fiona can't stop revisiting the events, unable to shake the feeling that something was never right about the case.When Fiona discovers that Idlewild Hall is being restored by an anonymous benefactor, she decides to write a story about it. But a shocking discovery during renovations links the loss of her sister to secrets that were meant to stay hidden in the past—and a voice that won't be silenced...
Summary
More than 60 years after one of four friends in a reputedly haunted boarding school goes missing, journalist Fiona Sheridan resolves to learn her sister's fate before a harrowing discovery is made.
Theme
Storyline
Pace
Tone
Writing style
Character
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10624074
Cataloging source
DLC
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St. James, Simone
Dewey number
813.6
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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  • Fiction
  • Suspense
  • Thriller
Target audience
adult
Label
The Broken Girls
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Publication
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OVERDRIVE:9d6b8905-de6b-4bb4-8237-044a1768858e
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Form of item
electronic
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True
Isbn
9780698198487
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Specific material designation
optical disk
Label
The Broken Girls
Publication
Control code
OVERDRIVE:9d6b8905-de6b-4bb4-8237-044a1768858e
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Form of item
electronic
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True
Isbn
9780698198487
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True
Specific material designation
optical disk

Library Locations

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      175 Monmouth Street, Independence, OR, 97351, US
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