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On a scorching afternoon in Sycamore, Arizona, a hiker stumbles across what appear to be human remains embedded in the wall of a dry desert ravine. Longtime residents fear the bones may belong to Jess Winters, the teenage girl who disappeared suddenly some eighteen years earlier. In the days it takes the authorities to make an identification, the residents rekindle stories, rumors, and recollections both painful and poignant as they revisit Jess's troubled history.
Publisher: Waterville, Maine : Wheeler Publishing, a part of Gale, Cengage Learning, 2017
Edition: Large print edition
Copyright Date: ©2017
ISBN: 9781432841928
Branch Call Number: Fiction Chancellor Large Type
Characteristics: 501 pages (large print) ; 23 cm
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Twenty years after a teenager’s disappearance, the discovery of bones in a gulch outside the northern Arizona town of Sycamore (a fictionalized conflation of Clarkdale and Cottonwood) sends ripples of memory through the small community. As the events leading to the disappearance gradually unfold ... Read More »

Jeannie @ Joel D Valdez: Set in the Black Hills of Arizona, this book reminded me that the desert hides things. (Author will be at Tucson Festival of Books.)

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