The Resource Lost boy, lost girl : a novel, Peter Straub, (electronic resource)

Lost boy, lost girl : a novel, Peter Straub, (electronic resource)

Label
Lost boy, lost girl : a novel
Title
Lost boy, lost girl
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
Peter Straub
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A woman commits suicide for no apparent reason. A week later, her son -- beautiful, troubled fifteen-year-old Mark Underhill -- vanishes from the face of the earth. To his uncle, horror novelist Timothy Underhill, Mark's inexplicable absence feels like a second death. After his sister-in-law's funeral, Tim searches his hometown of Millhaven for clues that might help him unravel this mystery of death and disappearance. He soon learns that a pedophilic murderer is on the loose in the vicinity, and that shortly before his mother's suicide Mark had become obsessed with an abandoned house where he imagined the killer might have taken refuge. No mere empty building, the house on Michigan Street whispers from attic to basement with the echoes of a long-hidden true-life horror story, and Tim Underhill comes to fear that in investigating its unspeakable history, Mark stumbled across its last and greatest secret: a ghostly lost girl who may have coaxed the needy, suggestible boy into her mysterious domain
Cataloging source
TEFOD
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1943-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Straub, Peter
Dewey number
813/.54
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3569.T6914
LC item number
L67 2003eb
Literary form
novels
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Suicide victims
  • Abandoned houses
  • Mothers
  • Teenage boys
  • Crime scenes
  • Girls
Label
Lost boy, lost girl : a novel, Peter Straub, (electronic resource)
Link
http://sfpl.lib.overdrive.com/ContentDetails.htm?ID=5D0B2B6B-30DC-4049-9FA2-B9AAB2ECAB49
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
24 cm
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
281 p.
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781588363169
Isbn Type
(electronic bk. : Mobipocket Reader)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)247561575
Label
Lost boy, lost girl : a novel, Peter Straub, (electronic resource)
Link
http://sfpl.lib.overdrive.com/ContentDetails.htm?ID=5D0B2B6B-30DC-4049-9FA2-B9AAB2ECAB49
Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
24 cm
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
281 p.
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781588363169
Isbn Type
(electronic bk. : Mobipocket Reader)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)247561575

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