Songs for the Missing: A Novel (Google eBook)
Returning again to the theme of working-class people and their wrenching concerns, Songs for the Missing begins with the suspenseful pace of a thriller, following an Ohio community?s efforts to locate a young woman who has gone missing. It soon deepens into an affecting portrait of a family trying desperately to hold onto itself and the memory of a daughter whose return becomes increasingly unlikely. Stark and honest, this is an intimate account of what happens behind the headlines of a very American tragedy.
What people are saying - Write a review
Review: Songs for the MissingUser Review - Jaclyn Day - Goodreads
This book is pretty brilliant. It's also sad and introspective and thought-provoking, but mostly brilliant. It's the story of Kim Larsen, a pretty 18-year-old, who disappears mysteriously one summer ... Read full review
Review: Songs for the MissingUser Review - Shawn - Goodreads
I told Stewart O'Nan, at a book signing recently, that I didn't think he was capable of writing a bad book. He laughed and said that he could very well prove Me wrong. After reading "Songs for the ... Read full review