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In the Lake of the Woods
Contributor(s): O'Brien, Tim (Author)

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ISBN: 061870986X     ISBN-13: 9780618709861
Publisher: Mariner Books
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Binding Type: Paperback - See All Available Formats & Editions
Published: September 2006
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Annotation: This riveting novel of love and mystery from the author of "The Things They Carried" examines the lasting impact of the 20th century's legacy of violence and warfare, both at home and abroad.
Additional Information
BISAC Categories:
- Fiction | Political
- Fiction | Psychological
- Fiction | Thrillers - Military
Dewey: FIC
Age Level: 14-UP
Grade Level: 9-UP
Lexile Measure: 730 HL (High-Low)
Physical Information: 1" H x 5.4" W x 8.2" (0.65 lbs) 336 pages
Themes:
- Cultural Region - Midwest
- Cultural Region - Upper Midwest
- Geographic Orientation - Minnesota
Features: Bibliography, Ikids, Price on Product, Price on Product - Canadian
Accelerated Reader Info
Quiz #: 56904
Reading Level: 5.2   Interest Level: Upper Grades   Point Value: 11.0
 
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Publisher Description:
This riveting novel of love and mystery from the author of The Things They Carried examines the lasting impact of the twentieth century's legacy of violence and warfare, both at home and abroad. When long-hidden secrets about the atrocities he committed in Vietnam come to light, a candidate for the U.S. Senate retreats with his wife to a lakeside cabin in northern Minnesota. Within days of their arrival, his wife mysteriously vanishes into the watery wilderness.

Contributor Bio(s): O'Brien, Tim: -

TIM O'BRIEN received the 1979 National Book Award for Going After Cacciato. Among his other books are The Things They Carried, Pulitzer Finalist and a New York Times Book of the Century, and In the Lake of the Woods, winner of the James Fenimore Cooper Prize. He was awarded the Pritzker Literature Award for lifetime achievement in military writing in 2013.


 
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