Thorndike Press


  • Laura McHugh
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  • ISBN-10: 1410492273
  • ISBN-13: 9781410492272
  • DDC: Fic
  • Shipping Weight: 1.05 lbs ( .48 kgs)
  • 432 Pages | Hardcover
  • Published/Released September 2016

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Arrowood is the most ornate and grand of the historical houses that line the Mississippi River in southern Iowa. And it’s where Arden Arrowood’s younger twin sisters vanished on her watch twenty years ago. Arrowood is a powerful novel that examines how our lives are shaped by memory, a thrilling novel in which nothing is as it seems.


Customer Reviews

“Poignant . . . Lyrical prose and in-depth character studies examine the reliability of memory, punctuated by believable suspense and aided by a careful look at a small town.”

— Publishers Weekly (starred)

“A chilling, twisting tale of family, memory, and home . . . This engaging and thrilling tale about a young woman’s homecoming, the vagaries of memory, and the impact of tragedy on both a town and a family is a terrific choice for Laura Lippman and Sue Grafton readers.”

— Library Journal (starred)

“An eloquently eerie tale.”

— Booklist