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  • 49 of 145 copies available at NC Cardinal. (Show)
  • 0 of 3 copies available at Appalachian Regional Library.

Current holds

50 current holds with 145 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Ashe County Public Library F BUR (Text) 50503300463314 Adult New Fiction Checked out 11/06/2021
Watauga County Public Library RF BUR (Text) 50502011626151 Adult New Fiction Checked out 11/04/2021
Wilkes County Public Library F BUR (Text) 50501111005621 Adult New Fiction Checked out 11/15/2021

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781982151713
  • ISBN: 1982151714
  • Physical Description: 243 pages ; 25 cm.
  • Edition: First Simon & Shuster hardcover edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Simon & Schuster, 2021.

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Summary, etc.:
"The American West in the early 1960s appears to be a pastoral paradise: golden wheat fields, mist-filled canyons, frolicking animals. Aspiring novelist Aaron Holland Broussard has observed it from the open door of a boxcar, riding the rails for both inspiration and odd jobs. Jumping off in Denver, he finds work on a farm and meets Joanne McDuffy, an articulate and fierce college student and gifted painter. Their soul connection is immediate, but their romance is complicated by Joanne's involvement with a shady professor who is mixed up with a drug-addled cult. When a sinister businessman and his son who wield their influence through vicious cruelty set their sights on Aaron, drawing him into an investigation of grotesque murders, it is clear that this idyllic landscape harbors tremendous power--and evil. Followed by a mysterious shrouded figure who might not be human, Aaron will have to face down all these foes to save the life of the woman he loves and his own."-- Provided by publisher.
Subject: Murder > Investigation > Fiction.
Railroad trains > Fiction.
Nineteen sixties > Fiction.
Drifters > Fiction.
Authors > Fiction.
Cults > Fiction.
Western stories.
Genre: Detective and mystery fiction.
Thrillers (Fiction)
Historical fiction.
Western fiction.
Novels.

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