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The widow's house, Carol Goodman

Label
The widow's house
Title
The widow's house
Statement of responsibility
Carol Goodman
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
When Jess and Clare Martin move from Williamsburg, Brooklyn, to their former college town in the Hudson River valley, they are hoping for rejuvenation -- of their marriage, their savings, and Jess's writing career. They take a caretaker's job at Riven House, a crumbling estate and the home of their old college writing professor. While Clare once had dreams of being a writer, those plans fell by the wayside when Jess made a big, splashy literary debut in their twenties. It's been years, now, since his first novel. The advance has long been spent. Clare's hope is that the pastoral beauty and nostalgia of the Hudson Valley will offer some inspiration. But their new life isn't all quaint town libraries and fragrant apple orchards. There is a haunting pall that hangs over Riven House like a funeral veil. Something is just not right. Soon, Clare begins to hear babies crying at night, see strange figures in fog at the edge of their property. Diving into the history of the area, she realizes that Riven House has a dark and anguished past. And whatever this thing is -- this menacing force that destroys the inhabitants of the estate -- it seems to be after Clare next&
Cataloging source
BTCTA
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Goodman, Carol
Dewey number
813/.6
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3607.O566
LC item number
W53 2017
Literary form
fiction
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  • Authors
  • Married people
  • Haunted houses
Label
The widow's house, Carol Goodman
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Includes a reading group guide
  • "P.S. Insights, Interviews & More..."--Cover
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn952386911
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
333, 6 pages
Isbn
9780062562623
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
(OCoLC)952386911
Label
The widow's house, Carol Goodman
Publication
Note
  • Includes a reading group guide
  • "P.S. Insights, Interviews & More..."--Cover
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn952386911
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
333, 6 pages
Isbn
9780062562623
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
(OCoLC)952386911

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