Crooked River

By: Geary, Valerie

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Green boards with dark green spine imprinted with title and author in gold. Debut novel. Full number line 10 9 8 7 6 5 4 3 2 1. . 326 pages. A powerful literary debut about family and friendship, good and evil, grief and forgiveness. He is not evil. I am not good. We are the same: broken and put back together again. Still grieving the sudden death of their mother, Sam and her younger sister Ollie McAlister move from the comforts of Eugene to rural Oregon to live in a meadow in a teepee under the stars with Bear, their beekeeper father. But soon after they arrive, a young woman is found dead floating in Crooked River, and the police arrest their eccentric father for the murder. Fifteen-year-old Sam knows that Bear is not a killer, even though the evidence points to his guilt. Unwilling to accept that her father could have hurt anyone, Sam embarks on a desperate hunt to save him and keep her damaged family together. I see things no one else does. I see them there and wish I didn t. I want to tell and can t. Ollie, too, knows that Bear is innocent. The Shimmering have told her so. One followed her home from her mom s funeral and refuses to leave. Now, another is following Sam. Both spirits warn Ollie: the real killer is out there, closer and more dangerous than either girl can imagine. Told in Sam and Ollie s vibrant voices, Crooked River is a family story, a coming of age story, a ghost story, and a psychological mystery that will touch reader s hearts and keep them gripped until the final thrilling page

Title: Crooked River

Author: Geary, Valerie

Categories: Fiction,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: New York, William Morrow: 2014

ISBN Number: 0062326597

ISBN Number 13: 9780062326591

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Fine in Near Fine dust jacket

Our Product Number: 607415

Keywords: FICTION,