Summary: "When two young women leave their college campus in the dead of winter for a 700-mile drive north to Minnesota, they suddenly find themselves fighting for their lives in the icy waters of the Black Root River, just miles from home. One girl's survival, and the other's death--murder, actually--stun the citizens of a small Minnesota town, thawing memories of another young woman who lost her life...
Publisher / Publication Date: Algonquin Books of Chapel Hill 2019
Copies Available at Peninsula1 available in Adult, Call number: FIC JOH
Copies Available at Kingsley1 available in New Fiction, Call number: MYSTERY JOH
Summary: The girl's vanishing--on a sunny, late-summer vacation morning--all the more devastating for its mystery, is the beginning the family's harrowing journey down increasingly divergent and solitary paths, until all that continues to bind them to each other are the questions they can never bring themselves to ask: At what point does a family stop searching? At what point does a girl stop fighting...
Format: sound recording-nonmusical
Publisher / Publication Date: HighBridge 2015
Copies Available at Woodmere1 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CD FIC JOH
Summary: "Descent, the story of a family undone by the disappearance of a daughter who went out for a morning run and didn't come back, marks the adult fiction debut of a remarkable young writer. Stunning in its emotional impact, Descent is a compulsively readable page-turner with a strong literary sensibility. The girl's vanishing--on a sunny, late-summer vacation morning--all the more devastating for...
Publisher / Publication Date: Algonquin Books of Chapel Hill 2015
Copies Available at Woodmere1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC JOH
Copies Available at Peninsula1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC JOH
Summary: The crown jewel of Her Majesty's Secret Intelligence Service, Agent Lorraine Broughton is equal parts spycraft, sensuality and savagery, willing to deploy any of her skills to stay alive on her impossible mission. Sent alone into Berlin to deliver a priceless dossier out of the destabilized city, she partners with embedded station chief David Percival to navigate her way through the deadliest...
Format: moving image
Publisher / Publication Date: 2017