The drowning kind
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New York : Scout Press, 2021.
ISBN
9781982153922, 198215392X
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First Scout Press hardcover edition.
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319 pages ; 24 cm
Language
English

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"From the New York Times bestselling author of The Winter Sister comes a ... work of psychological horror about a therapist who returns to the old family home after her sister drowns in its swimming pool, where she discovers that it has something sinister lurking beneath its surface"--,Provided by publisher.
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"When social worker Jax receives nine missed calls from her older sister, Lexie, she assumes that it's just another one of her sister's episodes. Manic and increasingly out of touch with reality, Lexie has pushed Jax away for over a year. But the next day, Lexie is dead: drowned in the pool at their grandmother's estate. When Jax arrives at the house to go through her sister's things, she learns that Lexie was researching the history of their family and the property. And as she dives deeper into the research herself, she discovers that the land holds a far darker past than she could have ever imagined. In 1929, thirty-seven-year-old newlywed Ethel Monroe hopes desperately for a baby. In an effort to distract her, her husband whisks her away on a trip to Vermont, where a natural spring is showcased by the newest and most modern hotel in the Northeast. Once there, Ethel learns that the water is rumored to grant wishes, never suspecting that the spring takes in equal measure to what it gives. A haunting, twisty, and compulsively readable thrill ride from the author who Chris Bohjalian has dubbed the "literary descendant of Shirley Jackson," The Drowning Kind is a modern-day ghost story that illuminates how the past, though sometimes forgotten, is never really far behind us."--,Provided by publisher.

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APA Citation, 7th Edition (style guide)

McMahon, J. (2021). The drowning kind (First Scout Press hardcover edition.). Scout Press.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

McMahon, Jennifer, 1968-. 2021. The Drowning Kind. New York: Scout Press.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities (Notes and Bibliography) Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

McMahon, Jennifer, 1968-. The Drowning Kind New York: Scout Press, 2021.

MLA Citation, 9th Edition (style guide)

McMahon, Jennifer. The Drowning Kind First Scout Press hardcover edition., Scout Press, 2021.

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