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When Detective Nick Fourcade enters the home of Genevieve Gauthier outside the sleepy town of Bayou Breaux, Louisiana, the bloody crime scene that awaits him is both the most brutal and the most confusing he's ever seen. Genevieve's seven-year-old son, KJ, has been murdered by an alleged intruder, yet Genevieve is alive and well, a witness inexplicably left behind to tell the tale. There is no evidence of forced entry, not a clue that points to a motive. Meanwhile, Nick's wife, Detective Annie Broussard, sits in the emergency room with the grieving Genevieve. A mother herself, Annie understands the emotional devastation this woman is going through, but as a detective she's troubled by a story that makes little sense. Who would murder a child and leave the only witness behind? When the very next day KJ's sometimes babysitter, twelve-year-old Nora Florette, is reported missing, the town is up in arms, fearing a maniac is preying on their children. With pressure mounting from a tough, no-nonsense new sheriff, the media, and the parents of Bayou Breaux, Nick and Annie dig deep into the dual mysteries. But sifting through Genevieve Gauthier's tangled web of lovers and sorting through a cast of local lowlifes brings more questions than answers. Is someone from Genevieve's past or present responsible for the death of her son? Is the missing teenager, Nora, a victim, or something worse? Then everything changes when Genevieve's past as a convicted criminal comes to light.
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Circulation Modifier Age Hold Protection Active/Create Date Status Due Date
Hood River County Library FIC HOAG (Text) 33892100581330 Adult Fiction Book None 12/27/2018 Available -
Baker Huntington Branch HOAG (Tami) - Broussard BK 02 (Text) 37814003234375 FICTION - NEW Book None 01/02/2019 Available -
Cook Memorial Library - La Grande F Hoag, T (Text) 35178001700619 Adult Fiction Book None 01/07/2019 Available -
Echo Public Library HC FIC Hoag (Text) 37826000219779 Adult Fiction Book Branch_Only_3months 02/07/2019 Available -
Enterprise Public Library FIC Hoag, T (Text) 30001000303513 Adult Fiction Book None 01/18/2019 Available -
Fossil City Library FIC HOA (Text) 37830000061702 Adult Fiction Book None 03/29/2019 Available -
Harney County Library FIC HOAG (Text) 37720000579425 Adult Fiction Book None 01/04/2019 Available -
Helix Public Library A F HOA (Text) 37835000117750 Adult Fiction Book Branch_Only_3months 11/24/2020 Available -
Ione Public Library 813 HOA (Text) 37843000080515 Adult Fiction Book Branch_Only_3months 07/30/2019 Available -
Joseph Public Library F HOA (Text) 30002000252924 Adult Fiction Book Branch_Only_6months 02/04/2019 Available -
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Record details

  • ISBN: 9781101985397
  • ISBN: 1101985399
  • Physical Description: 482 pages ; 24 cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Dutton, an imprint of Penguin Random House, [2018]

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When Detective Nick Fourcade enters the home of Genevieve Gauthier outside the sleepy town of Bayou Breaux, Louisiana, the bloody crime scene that awaits him is both the most brutal and the most confusing he's ever seen. Genevieve's seven-year-old son, KJ, has been murdered by an alleged intruder, yet Genevieve is alive and well, a witness inexplicably left behind to tell the tale. There is no evidence of forced entry, not a clue that points to a motive. Meanwhile, Nick's wife, Detective Annie Broussard, sits in the emergency room with the grieving Genevieve. A mother herself, Annie understands the emotional devastation this woman is going through, but as a detective she's troubled by a story that makes little sense. Who would murder a child and leave the only witness behind? When the very next day KJ's sometimes babysitter, twelve-year-old Nora Florette, is reported missing, the town is up in arms, fearing a maniac is preying on their children. With pressure mounting from a tough, no-nonsense new sheriff, the media, and the parents of Bayou Breaux, Nick and Annie dig deep into the dual mysteries. But sifting through Genevieve Gauthier's tangled web of lovers and sorting through a cast of local lowlifes brings more questions than answers. Is someone from Genevieve's past or present responsible for the death of her son? Is the missing teenager, Nora, a victim, or something worse? Then everything changes when Genevieve's past as a convicted criminal comes to light.
Subject: Murder > Investigation > Fiction.
Missing persons > Investigation > Fiction.
Missing children > Fiction.
Parental grief > Fiction.
FICTION / Suspense.
FICTION / Mystery & Detective / Police Procedural.
Louisiana > Fiction.
Genre: Thrillers (Fiction)
Detective and mystery fiction.

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