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Wonder Valley, Ivy Pochoda

Label
Wonder Valley
Title
Wonder Valley
Statement of responsibility
Ivy Pochoda
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
From the acclaimed author of Visitation Street, a visionary portrait of contemporary Los Angeles in all its facets, from the Mojave Desert to the Pacific, from the 110 to Skid Row. During a typically crowded morning commute, a naked runner is dodging between the stalled cars. The strange sight makes the local news and captures the imaginations of a stunning cast of misfits and lost souls. There's Ren, just out of juvie, who travels to LA in search of his mother. There's Owen and James, teenage twins who live in a desert commune, where their father, a self-proclaimed healer, holds a powerful sway over his disciples. There's Britt, who shows up at the commune harboring a dark secret. There's Tony, a bored and unhappy lawyer who is inspired by the runner. And there's Blake, a drifter hiding in the desert, doing his best to fight off his most violent instincts. Their lives will all intertwine and come crashing together in a shocking way, one that could only happen in this enchanting, dangerous city. Wonder Valley is a swirling mix of angst, violence, heartache, and yearning, a masterpiece by a writer on the rise.--Amazon
Cataloging source
YDX
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Pochoda, Ivy
Dewey number
813/.6
Index
index present
LC call number
P739
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Communal living
  • Cults
  • Families
  • City and town life
  • Ranch life
  • Skid row
  • Los Angeles (Calif.)
  • FICTION / Family Life
  • FICTION / Literary
  • FICTION / Thrillers / Suspense
  • Families
  • California
  • Communal living
Label
Wonder Valley, Ivy Pochoda
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn973127653
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
324 pages
Isbn
9780062656353
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)973127653
Label
Wonder Valley, Ivy Pochoda
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn973127653
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
324 pages
Isbn
9780062656353
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)973127653

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