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The Resource The boy [large print]/, Tami Hoag

The boy [large print]/, Tami Hoag

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The boy [large print]/
Title
The boy [large print]/
Statement of responsibility
Tami Hoag
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Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • "When Detective Nick Fourcade enters the home of Genevieve Gauthier outside the sleepy town of Bayou Breaux, Louisiana, the bloody crime scene that awaits him is both the most brutal and the most confusing he's ever seen. Genevieve's seven-year-old son, KJ, has been murdered by an alleged intruder, yet Genevieve is alive and well, a witness inexplicably left behind to tell the tale. There is no evidence of forced entry, not a clue that points to a motive. Meanwhile, Nick's wife, Detective Annie Broussard, sits in the emergency room with the grieving Genevieve. A mother herself, Annie understands the emotional devastation this woman is going through, but as a detective she's troubled by a story that makes little sense. Who would murder a child and leave the only witness behind? When the very next day KJ's sometimes babysitter, twelve-year-old Nora Florette, is reported missing, the town is up in arms, fearing a maniac is preying on their children. With pressure mounting from a tough, no-nonsense new sheriff, the media, and the parents of Bayou Breaux, Nick and Annie dig deep into the dual mysteries. But sifting through Genevieve Gauthier's tangled web of lovers and sorting through a cast of local lowlifes brings more questions than answers. Is someone from Genevieve's past or present responsible for the death of her son? Is the missing teenager, Nora, a victim, or something worse? Then everything changes when Genevieve's past as a convicted criminal comes to light"--
  • The bloody crime scene that awaits Detective Nick Fourcade is both the brutal and confusing: Genevieve Gauthier's seven-year-old son, KJ, has been murdered by an alleged intruder, yet Genevieve is alive and well, a witness left behind to tell the tale. Nick's wife, Detective Annie Broussard, sits in the emergency room with the grieving mother; as a mother Annie understands the emotional devastation this woman is going through, but as a detective she's troubled by a story that makes little sense. The next day KJ's sometimes babysitter, twelve-year-old Nora Florette, is reported missing. The town of Bayou Breaux is up in arms, fearing a maniac is preying on their children. Is the missing teenager a victim, or something worse? Everything changes when Genevieve's past as a convicted criminal comes to light. -- adapted from publisher info
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Summary
"When Detective Nick Fourcade enters the home of Genevieve Gauthier outside the sleepy town of Bayou Breaux, Louisiana, the bloody crime scene that awaits him is both the most brutal and the most confusing he's ever seen. Genevieve's seven-year-old son, KJ, has been murdered by an alleged intruder, yet Genevieve is alive and well, a witness inexplicably left behind to tell the tale. There is no evidence of forced entry, not a clue that points to a motive. Meanwhile, Nick's wife, Detective Annie Broussard, sits in the emergency room with the grieving Genevieve. A mother herself, Annie understands the emotional devastation this woman is going through, but as a detective she's troubled by a story that makes little sense. Who would murder a child and leave the only witness behind? When the very next day KJ's sometimes babysitter, twelve-year-old Nora Florette, is reported missing, the town is up in arms, fearing a maniac is preying on their children. With pressure mounting from a tough, no-nonsense new sheriff, the media, and the parents of Bayou Breaux, Nick and Annie dig deep into the dual mysteries. But sifting through Genevieve Gauthier's tangled web of lovers and sorting through a cast of local lowlifes brings more questions than answers. Is someone from Genevieve's past or present responsible for the death of her son? Is the missing teenager, Nora, a victim, or something worse? Then everything changes when Genevieve's past as a convicted criminal comes to light"--
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http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10569166
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DLC
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Hoag, Tami
Dewey number
813/.54
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3558.O333
LC item number
B69 2019
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
  • Wheeler Publishing large print hardcover
  • Broussard and Fourcade
Series volume
2
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Louisiana
  • Cold cases (Criminal investigation)
  • Murder
  • Domestic fiction
  • Suspense fiction
  • Large type books
  • Parental grief
  • Children
  • Missing children
Target audience
adult
Label
The boy [large print]/, Tami Hoag
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Publication
Copyright
Note
Sequel to: A thin dark line. New York : Bantam Books, 1997
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
Large print edition.
Extent
753 pages (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781432840921
Lccn
2018057122
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Specific material designation
large print
System control number
(OCoLC)1079411423
Label
The boy [large print]/, Tami Hoag
Publication
Copyright
Note
Sequel to: A thin dark line. New York : Bantam Books, 1997
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
Large print edition.
Extent
753 pages (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781432840921
Lccn
2018057122
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Specific material designation
large print
System control number
(OCoLC)1079411423

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