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The god of the woods  Cover Image Book Book

The god of the woods / Liz Moore.

Moore, Liz, 1983- (author.).

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780593418918
  • ISBN: 0593418913
  • ISBN: 9780593719701
  • ISBN: 0593719700
  • Physical Description: pages cm
  • Edition: First U.S. hardcover.
  • Publisher: New York : Riverhead Books, 2024.

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Summary, etc.:
"When Barbara Van Laar is discovered missing from her summer camp bunk one morning in August 1975, it triggers a panicked, terrified search. Losing a camper is a horrific tragedy under any circumstances, but Barbara isn't just any camper, she's the daughter of the wealthy family who owns the camp--as well as the opulent nearby estate, and most of the land in sight. And this isn't the first time a Van Laar child has disappeared in this region: Barbara's older brother also went missing 16 years earlier, never to be found. How could this have happened yet again? Out of this gripping beginning, Liz Moore weaves a richly textured drama, both emotionally nuanced and propelled by a double-barreled mystery. Chasing down the layered secrets of the Van Laar family and the community working in its shadow, Moore's multi-threaded drama brings readers into the hearts of characters whose lives are forever changed by this eventful summer: Barbara's wounded, grieving mother; the "townie" whose family makes a living off this land; the 13-year-old camper struggling to find her way; and the outsider tasked with seeing the bigger picture, and uncovering the truth."-- Provided by publisher.
Genre: Novels.

Available copies

  • 2 of 53 copies available at Bibliomation. (Show)
  • 0 of 4 copies available at Milford Public Library.


  • 116 current holds with 53 total copies.
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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Milford Public Library MOORE Liz (Text) 34013156860309 Adult New Fiction Checked out 07/29/2024
Milford Public Library MOORE Liz (Text) 34013156860341 Adult New Fiction Checked out 07/29/2024
Milford Public Library MOORE Liz (Text) 34013156860374 Adult New Fiction On holds shelf -
Milford Public Library MOORE Liz (Text) 34013156872932 Adult New Fiction Checked out 08/02/2024

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