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Conley Hawkins left her family's small town newspaper, The Silver Bay Beacon, in the rear view mirror years ago. Now, after ten years of blood, sweat, and tears, Conley is exactly where she wants to be and is about to take a fancy new position at a New York City newspaper. That is, until she discovers at her own going away party that her new job is suddenly gone, disappearing overnight along with her hopes and dreams of a bright future in a big city. Dread in her heart and a sinking feeling in her gut, Conley ends up in the last place she ever wanted to be: The Beacon, now reluctantly run by her brother Garret whose own dreams of being a lawyer were put on hold with the death of their father. Covering a sleepy beach town with church news and the local funeral home director dictating the day's obituaries to her over the phone isn't exactly every reporter's dream, and to make matters worse, she and her brother see eye to eye on almost nothing. Matters come to a head after Conley witnesses a car accident that ends in the death of a local politician - a beloved war hero with a secret shady history whose death may not be exactly what it seems." -- Provided by publisher.
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Circulation Modifier Age Hold Protection Active/Create Date Status Due Date
Hood River County Library FIC ANDREWS (Text) 33892100685727 Adult Fiction Book None 06/15/2020 Available -
Christmas Valley Branch Library FIC ANDREWS (Text) 37620000946980 New Adult Book Branch_Only_6months 07/29/2020 Available -
Cook Memorial Library - La Grande F Andrews, M (Text) 35178001783011 Adult Fiction Book Branch_Only_3months 07/17/2020 Available -
Joseph Public Library F AND (Text) 30002000258756 Adult Fiction Book Branch_Only_2months 07/02/2020 Available -
Milton-Freewater Public Library FIC Andre (Text) 37862000467480 Adult Fiction Book Branch_Only_3months 07/09/2020 Available -
Nyssa Public Library F AND (Text) 36660000533496 Adult Fiction Book Branch_Only_6months 07/31/2020 Available -
Ontario Community Library ANDREWS, Mary Kay (Text) 33330004521276 Adult Fiction Book None 06/30/2020 Available -
Southern Wasco County Library ANDR (Text) 33892006361530 FICTION Book Branch_Only_3months 05/22/2020 Available -
The Dalles Wasco County Library ANDRE (Text) 33892006589312 FICTION New/High Demand None 06/25/2020 Available -
The Dalles Wasco County Library ANDRE (Text) 33892006589387 FICTION New/High Demand Branch_Only_3months 06/29/2020 Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781250256928
  • ISBN: 1250256925
  • Physical Description: 472 pages ; 25 cm
  • Edition: First U.S. edition.
  • Publisher: New York : St. Martin's Press, 2020.

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Summary, etc.:
Conley Hawkins left her family's small town newspaper, The Silver Bay Beacon, in the rear view mirror years ago. Now, after ten years of blood, sweat, and tears, Conley is exactly where she wants to be and is about to take a fancy new position at a New York City newspaper. That is, until she discovers at her own going away party that her new job is suddenly gone, disappearing overnight along with her hopes and dreams of a bright future in a big city. Dread in her heart and a sinking feeling in her gut, Conley ends up in the last place she ever wanted to be: The Beacon, now reluctantly run by her brother Garret whose own dreams of being a lawyer were put on hold with the death of their father. Covering a sleepy beach town with church news and the local funeral home director dictating the day's obituaries to her over the phone isn't exactly every reporter's dream, and to make matters worse, she and her brother see eye to eye on almost nothing. Matters come to a head after Conley witnesses a car accident that ends in the death of a local politician - a beloved war hero with a secret shady history whose death may not be exactly what it seems." -- Provided by publisher.
Subject: Reporters and reporting > Fiction.
Families > Fiction.
Florida Panhandle (Fla.) > Fiction.
Genre: Novels.

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