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The Resource Providence : a novel, Caroline Kepnes

Providence : a novel, Caroline Kepnes

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Providence : a novel
Title
Providence
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
Caroline Kepnes
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Author
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Language
eng
Summary
  • "A journey of two best friends that is part love story, part detective story, and part supernatural thriller, from the acclaimed author of YOU, whose work Stephen King describes as "hypnotic and totally original." Growing up as best friends in small-town New Hampshire, Jon and Chloe are the only ones who truly understand each other and their intense connection. But just when Jon is ready to confess the depth of his feelings, he's kidnapped by his substitute teacher, a discredited scientist who is obsessed with H.P. Lovecraft and has a plot to save humanity. After four years in captivity, Jon finally escapes, only to discover that he now has an uncontrollable power that endangers anyone he has intense feelings for. He runs away to Providence to protect Chloe while he searches for answers. Across town from Jon, Detective Charles "Eggs" DeBenedictus is fascinated by a series of strange deaths--young, healthy people whose hearts just. stop. Convinced these deaths are a series of connected, vigilante killings, he jeopardizes his job and already strained marriage to uncover the truth. With heart, insight, and a keen eye on human frailty, Kepnes whisks us on a journey through New England and crashes these characters' lives together in the most unexpected ways, exploring the complex relationship between the powerful and the powerless, love and identity, self-preservation and self-destruction, and how the lines are often blurred between the two"--
  • Growing up in small-town New Hampshire, Jon and Chloe are the only ones who truly understand each other and their intense connection. But just when Jon is ready to confess the depth of his feelings, he's kidnapped by his substitute teacher, a discredited scientist who is obsessed with H.P. Lovecraft and has a plot to save humanity. After four years in captivity, Jon finally escapes, only to discover that he now has an uncontrollable power that endangers anyone he has intense feelings for. He runs away to Providence to protect Chloe while he searches for answers. Across town from Jon, Detective Charles "Eggs" DeBenedictus is fascinated by a series of strange deaths-- young, healthy people whose hearts just stop. -- adapted from jacket
Summary
A tale of two childhood best friends—part love story, part detective story and part supernatural thriller—follows Jon, a boy with a strange power that can harm those he most loves, as he aims to protect his friend, Chloe, from it
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http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10664743
Cataloging source
TEFOD
Dewey number
813/.6
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Target audience
adult
Label
Providence : a novel, Caroline Kepnes
Link
http://link.overdrive.com/?websiteID=257&titleID=3716879
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Publication
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unknown
Carrier category
online resource
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cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Control code
on1041153400
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unknown
Edition
First edition.
Extent
1 online resource (367 pages)
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unknown
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online
Isbn
9780399591440
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unknown
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computer
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rdamedia.
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c
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not applicable
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unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
ED78382C-C79C-4311-AA2D-023CA34533B2
System control number
(OCoLC)1041153400
Label
Providence : a novel, Caroline Kepnes
Link
http://link.overdrive.com/?websiteID=257&titleID=3716879
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
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.
Control code
on1041153400
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
First edition.
Extent
1 online resource (367 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780399591440
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
ED78382C-C79C-4311-AA2D-023CA34533B2
System control number
(OCoLC)1041153400

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