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Descent (Reprint) - by Tim Johnston (Paperback)

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"Descent, the story of a family undone by the disappearance of a daughter who went out for a morning run and didn't come back, marks the adult fiction debut of a remarkable young writer. Stunning in its emotional impact, Descent is a compulsively readable page-turner with a strong literary sensibility. The girl's vanishing--on a sunny, late-summer vacation morning--all the more devastating for its mystery, is the beginning the family's harrowing journey down increasingly divergent and solitary paths, until all that continues to bind them to each other are the questions they can never bring themselves to ask: At what point does a family stop searching? At what point does a girl stop fighting for her life? In the weeks and months that follow, hope leads todisillusionment, and each of them--father, mother, son--withdraws into emotional isolation, individually assessing the blame and assuming the responsibility for their collective loss. Haunting and unforgettable, Descent is a novel that will grab the reader's heart and mind, and will linger there long after the last page is turned" --
Dimensions (Overall): 8.1 Inches (H) x 5.4 Inches (W) x 1 Inches (D)
Weight: .7 Pounds
Suggested Age: 22 Years and Up
Number of Pages: 387
Genre: Fiction + Literature Genres
Sub-Genre: Action + Thrillers
Publisher: Algonquin Books
Format: Paperback
Author: Tim Johnston
Language: English
Street Date: December 1, 2015
TCIN: 23937608
UPC: 9781616204778
Item Number (DPCI): 059-04-3553
Origin: Made in the USA
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Estimated ship dimensions: 6 inches length x 1 inches width x 9 inches height
Estimated ship weight: 1 pounds
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