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The Resource Mind of winter : a novel, Laura Kasischke

Mind of winter : a novel, Laura Kasischke

Label
Mind of winter : a novel
Title
Mind of winter
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
Laura Kasischke
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"On a snowy Christmas morning, Holly Judge awakens, the fragments of a nightmare--something she must write down--floating on the edge of her consciousness. Something followed them from Russia. On another Christmas morning thirteen years ago, she and her husband Eric were in Siberia to meet the sweet, dark-haired Rapunzel they desperately wanted. How they laughed at the nurses of Pokrovka Orphanage #2 with their garlic and their superstitions, and ignored their gentle warnings. After all, their fairy princess Tatiana--baby Tatty--was perfect. As the snow falls, enveloping the world in its white silence, Holly senses that something is not right, has not been right in the years since they brought their daughter--now a dangerously beautiful, petulant, sometimes erratic teenager--home. There is something evil inside this house. Inside themselves. How else to explain the accidents, the seemingly random and banal misfortunes. Trixie, the cat. The growth on Eric's hand. Sally the hen, their favorite, how the other chickens turned on her. The housekeeper, that ice, a bad fall. The CDs scratched, every one. But Holly must not think of these things. She and Tatiana are all alone. Eric is stuck on the roads and none of their guests will be able to make it through the snow. With each passing hour, the blizzard rages and Tatiana's mood darkens, her behavior becoming increasingly disturbing and frightening. Until, in every mother's worst nightmare, Holly finds she no longer recognizes her daughter"--
Summary
Trapped inside the house during a blizzard, Holly Judge awakens to her worst nightmare when she no longer recognizes her daughter Tatiana whose behavior has become increasingly erratic and disturbing
Theme
Storyline
Tone
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Provided by publisher
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10282087
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1961-
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Kasischke, Laura
Dewey number
813/.54
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3561.A6993
LC item number
M56 2014
Literary form
fiction
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True
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  • Spirit possession
  • Life change events
  • FICTION / Literary
  • FICTION / Psychological
  • FICTION / Contemporary Women
Target audience
adult
Label
Mind of winter : a novel, Laura Kasischke
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
20163135
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First Edition.
Extent
276 pages
Isbn
9780062284396
Isbn Type
(hardback)
Lccn
2013025762
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn852957282
  • (OCoLC)852957282
Label
Mind of winter : a novel, Laura Kasischke
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
20163135
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First Edition.
Extent
276 pages
Isbn
9780062284396
Isbn Type
(hardback)
Lccn
2013025762
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn852957282
  • (OCoLC)852957282

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