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The Resource River Road, Carol Goodman

River Road, Carol Goodman

Label
River Road
Title
River Road
Statement of responsibility
Carol Goodman
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
At the start of this intense psychological thriller from Hammett Prizea winner Goodman ("Arcadia Falls", creative writing professor Nan Lewis, who has just learned sheas been denied tenure at Acheron College in upstate New York, leaves a Christmas party distraught, fearing that her job and life are crumbling. She isnat drunk, but she hits a deer on the way home on an isolated, snowy road. The next day, Nan learns that student Leia Dawson was killed on the same patch of road, which happens to be near where Nanas four-year-old daughter, Emmy, was fatally struck by a drunk driver seven years earlier. Her damaged car with spots of blood makes Nan the initial suspect. Although sheas cleared, the investigation widens to other professors and students at Acheron. Just about everyone on campus, including the beloved Leia, turns out to have a hidden side. Goodman provides an insightful look at revenge, grief, and rebuilding oneas life after a horrific loss. Agent: Robin Rue, Writers House. (Jan.) Copyright 2015 Publishers Weekly Used with permission
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
813/.6
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3607.O566
LC item number
R58 2016
Literary form
fiction
Label
River Road, Carol Goodman
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"A novel"--Jacket
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
2015012488
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First Touchstone hardcover edition.
Extent
276 pages
Isbn
9781501109911
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2015012488
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Label
River Road, Carol Goodman
Publication
Note
"A novel"--Jacket
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
2015012488
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First Touchstone hardcover edition.
Extent
276 pages
Isbn
9781501109911
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2015012488
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n

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