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A brilliant death, a novel by Robin Yocum

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A brilliant death
Title
A brilliant death
Statement of responsibility
a novel by Robin Yocum
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Language
eng
Summary
  • "Amanda Baron died in a boating accident on the Ohio River in 1953. Or, did she? While it was generally accepted that she had died when a coal barge rammed the pleasure boat she was sharing with her lover, her body was never found. Travis Baron was an infant when his mother disappeared. After the accident and the subsequent publicity, Travis's father scoured the house of all evidence that Amanda Baron had ever lived, and her name was never to be uttered around him. Now in high school, Travis yearns to know more about his mother. With the help of his best friend, Mitch Malone, Travis begins a search for the truth about the mother he never knew. The two boys find an unlikely ally: an alcoholic former detective who served time for falsifying evidence. Although his reputation is in tatters, the information the detective provides about the death of Amanda Baron is indisputable--and dangerous. Nearly two decades after her death, Travis and Mitch piece together a puzzle lost to the dark waters of the Ohio River. They know how Amanda Baron died, and why. Now what do they do with the information?"--
  • "In the summer of 1967, Travis Baron and his best friend begin to unravel a mystery almost two decades old about the death of Amanda Baron-the mother that Travis never knew"--
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Dewey number
813/.6
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3625.O29
LC item number
B75 2016
Literary form
fiction
A brilliant death, a novel by Robin Yocum
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A brilliant death, a novel by Robin Yocum
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volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
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Content category
text
Content type code
txt
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Dimensions
21 cm
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Extent
272 pages
Isbn
9781633881280
Lccn
2016007417
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
ocn936360558

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