The Resource The lake house : a novel, Kate Morton

The lake house : a novel, Kate Morton

Label
The lake house : a novel
Title
The lake house
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
Kate Morton
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"From the New York Times and internationally bestselling author of The Secret Keeper and The Distant Hours, an intricately plotted, spellbinding new novel of heartstopping suspense and uncovered secrets. Living on her family's idyllic lakeside estate in Cornwall, England, Alice Edevane is a bright, inquisitive, innocent, and precociously talented sixteen-year-old who loves to write stories. But the mysteries she pens are no match for the one her family is about to endure. One midsummer's eve, after a beautiful party drawing hundreds of guests to the estate has ended, the Edevanes discover that their youngest child, eleven-month-old Theo, has vanished without a trace. What follows is a tragedy that tears the family apart in ways they never imagined. Decades later, Alice is living in London, having enjoyed a long successful career as an author. Theo's case has never been solved, though Alice still harbors a suspicion as to the culprit. Miles away, Sadie Sparrow, a young detective in the London police force, is staying at her grandfather's house in Cornwall. While out walking one day, she stumbles upon the old estate now crumbling and covered with vines, clearly abandoned long ago. Her curiosity is sparked, setting off a series of events that will bring her and Alice together and reveal shocking truths about a past long gone yet more present than ever. A lush, atmospheric tale of intertwined destinies, this latest novel from a masterful storyteller is an enthralling, thoroughly satisfying read"--Provided by publisher
Summary
Decades after Alice's little brother goes missing during a Midsummer's Eve party, a young London policewoman sets off a series of events that reveal shocking truths
Theme
Storyline
Tone
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Character
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10448622
Cataloging source
PABRO
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1976-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Morton, Kate
Dewey number
823.92
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
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  • Kidnapping
  • Family secrets
  • Cornwall (England : County)
Target audience
adult
Label
The lake house : a novel, Kate Morton
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
495 pages
Isbn
9781451649321
Isbn Type
(hardback)
Lccn
2015031686
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Label
The lake house : a novel, Kate Morton
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
495 pages
Isbn
9781451649321
Isbn Type
(hardback)
Lccn
2015031686
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n

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