Crime Readers Book Discussion- Places in the Dark by Thomas H. Cook

7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Indian Prairie Public Library District

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From Karl Iagnemma, recipient of theParis ReviewPlimpton Prize, comes this fierce and gorgeous novel, the story of an estranged father and son’s unlikely wanderings through the Upper Peninsula of nineteenth-century Michigan. The year is 1844. Sixteen-year-old runaway Elisha Stone has turned up in Detroit, a hardscrabble frontier town on the edge of the civilized world. Lighting out on a surveying expedition for the vast unknown wilderness of the northern peninsula, Elisha pens a heartfelt letter to his mother in Newell, Massachusetts.
Event Type(s): Book Discussions
Age Group(s): Adult
Debbie Wordinger