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The special power of restoring lost things : a novel, Courtney Elizabeth Mauk

Label
The special power of restoring lost things : a novel
Title
The special power of restoring lost things
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
Courtney Elizabeth Mauk
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Set against a layered Manhattan landscape, The Special Power of Restoring Lost Things explores a fractured family through the alternating perspectives of the mother, father, and brother of a young woman during the aftermath of her disappearance. A year of silent but collective anguish culminates in the fateful thirty hours after a body with a striking resemblance to hers is found, and we see her buttoned-up Upper West Side family spiral in different, dangerous directions: Her mother, Carol, nearly comatose by day, comes alive at night in a vigilante-like attempt to track down her daughter's killer. Her brother, Ben, once the "good kid," adopts her bad habits along with her former friends who may have been complicit in her death. And after failing to keep his family from splitting apart, her seemingly stoic father, Drew, finally allows himself to crack
Cataloging source
KNJ
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Mauk, Courtney Elizabeth
Dewey number
813.6
Index
no index present
Literary form
novels
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  • Missing children
  • Grief
  • Dysfunctional families
Label
The special power of restoring lost things : a novel, Courtney Elizabeth Mauk
Instantiates
Publication
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
225 p.
Isbn
9781503937055
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
System control number
  • 227419
  • 841406
Label
The special power of restoring lost things : a novel, Courtney Elizabeth Mauk
Publication
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
225 p.
Isbn
9781503937055
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
System control number
  • 227419
  • 841406

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