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  • 24 of 30 copies available at Sitka.
  • 0 of 0 copies available at Kootenay Library Federation.
  • 0 of 1 copy available at Fernie Heritage Library.

Current holds

3 current holds with 0 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Holdable? Status Due Date
Fernie Heritage Library FIC BAK (Text) 35136000560582 Adult Fiction Volume hold Checked out 2019-12-07
100 Mile House Branch BAK (Text) 33923006126159 General Fiction Volume hold Available -
Beaver Valley Public Library F BAK (Text) 35144000205299 Adult Fiction Volume hold Available -
Binscarth Library AF BAK (Text) 36730000076273 Adult Fiction Volume hold Available -
Boissevain-Morton Library F/Baker (Text) 36266000308572 Adult Fiction Volume hold Available -
Castlegar Public Library FIC BAK (Text) 35146002145001 Fiction Volume hold Checked out 2019-12-17
Chetwynd Public Library FIC BAK (Text) 35222001028793 Adult Fiction Volume hold Available -
Creston Public Library FIC BAK (Text) 35140100052540 Fiction Volume hold Checked out 2019-12-17
Dauphin F BAK (Text) 35419002885292 Adult Fiction Volume hold Available -
Fort St. James Public Library BAK (Text) 35196001024830 Adult Fiction Volume hold Available -
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Record details

  • ISBN: 9780525656111
  • ISBN: 0525656111
  • Physical Description: 273 pages ; 22 cm
  • Publisher: New York : Alfred A. Knopf, 2019.

Content descriptions

General Note:
"This is a Borzoi book."
Summary, etc.:
"A dark, thrilling new novel from the best-selling author of Longbourn: a work of riveting psychological suspense that grapples with how to live as a woman in the world--or in the pages of a book--when the stakes are dangerously high. When a young writer accepts a job at a university in the remote English countryside, it's meant to be a fresh start, away from the bustle of London and the scene of a violent assault she is desperate to forget. But despite the distractions of her new life and the demands of single motherhood, her nerves continue to jangle. To make matters worse, during class a vicious debate about violence against women inflames the tensions and mounting rivalries in her creative writing group. When a troubled student starts turning in chapters that blur the lines between fiction and reality, the professor recognizes herself as the main character in his book--and he has written her a horrific fate. Will she be able to stop life imitating art before it's too late? At once a breathless cat-and-mouse game and a layered interrogation of the fetishization of the female body, The Body Lies gives us an essential story for our time that will have you checking the locks on your doors"-- Provided by publisher.
Subject: Women > Crimes against > Fiction.
Authors > Fiction.
College students > Fiction.
England > Fiction.
Genre/Form: Psychological fiction.
Suspense fiction.

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