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Songs for the Missing - A Novel

Stewart O'Nan

An enthralling portrait of one family in the aftermath of a daughter's disappearance.It was the summer of her Chevette, of J.P. and letting her hair grow. It was also the summer when, without warning, popular high school student Kim Larsen disappeared from her small midwestern town. Her loving parents, her introverted sister, her friends and boyfriend must now do everything they can to find her. As desperate search parties give way to pleading television appearances, and private investigations yield to personal revelations, we see one town's intimate struggle to maintain hope and, finally, to live with the unknown.Stewart O'Nan's new novel begins with the suspense and pacing of a thriller and soon deepens into an affecting family drama of loss. On the heels of his critically acclaimed and nationally bestselling Last Night at the Lobster, Songs for the Missing is an honest, heartfelt account of one family's attempt to find their child. With a soulful empathy for these ordinary heroes, O'Nan draws us into the world of this small American town and allows us to feel a part of this family.

An enthralling portrait of one family in the aftermath of a daughter's disappearance.It was the summer of her Chevette, of J.P. and letting her hair grow. It was also the summer when, without warning, popular high school student Kim Larsen disappeared from her small midwestern town. Her loving parents, her introverted sister, her friends and boyfriend must now do everything they can to find her. As desperate search parties give way to pleading television appearances, and private investigations yield to personal revelations, we see one town's intimate struggle to maintain hope and, finally, to live with the unknown.Stewart O'Nan's new novel begins with the suspense and pacing of a thriller and soon deepens into an affecting family drama of loss. On the heels of his critically acclaimed and nationally bestselling Last Night at the Lobster, Songs for the Missing is an honest, heartfelt account of one family's attempt to find their child. With a soulful empathy for these ordinary heroes, O'Nan draws us into the world of this small American town and allows us to feel a part of this family.
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An enthralling portrait of one family in the aftermath of a daughter's disappearance.It was the summer of her Chevette, of J.P. and letting her hair grow. It was also the summer when, without warning, popular high school student Kim Larsen disappeared from her small midwestern town. Her loving parents, her introverted sister, her friends and boyfriend must now do everything they can to find her. As desperate search parties give way to pleading television appearances, and private investigations yield to personal revelations, we see one town's intimate struggle to maintain hope and, finally, to live with the unknown.Stewart O'Nan's new novel begins with the suspense and pacing of a thriller and soon deepens into an affecting family drama of loss. On the heels of his critically acclaimed and nationally bestselling Last Night at the Lobster, Songs for the Missing is an honest, heartfelt account of one family's attempt to find their child. With a soulful empathy for these ordinary heroes, O'Nan draws us into the world of this small American town and allows us to feel a part of this family.

Language:

English

Narrators:

Emily Janice Card

Length:

10h 1m


Chapters

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05:00

Chapter 1
Chapter 1

05:09


Chapter 2
Chapter 2

05:16


Chapter 3
Chapter 3

05:22


Chapter 4
Chapter 4

05:47


Chapter 5
Chapter 5

05:04


Chapter 6
Chapter 6

04:25


Chapter 7
Chapter 7

05:40


Chapter 8
Chapter 8

06:24


Chapter 9
Chapter 9

06:20


Chapter 10
Chapter 10

06:50


Chapter 11
Chapter 11

04:29


Chapter 12
Chapter 12

04:32


Chapter 13
Chapter 13

05:24


Chapter 14
Chapter 14

04:46


Chapter 15
Chapter 15

05:08


Chapter 16
Chapter 16

04:43


Chapter 17
Chapter 17

05:29


Chapter 18
Chapter 18

06:06


Chapter 19
Chapter 19

04:54


Chapter 20
Chapter 20

05:04


Chapter 21
Chapter 21

04:35


Chapter 22
Chapter 22

05:07


Chapter 23
Chapter 23

05:16


Chapter 24
Chapter 24

04:13


Chapter 25
Chapter 25

05:02


Chapter 26
Chapter 26

05:28


Chapter 27
Chapter 27

05:19


Chapter 28
Chapter 28

06:47


Chapter 29
Chapter 29

05:28


Chapter 30
Chapter 30

05:06


Chapter 31
Chapter 31

03:28


Chapter 32
Chapter 32

04:41


Chapter 33
Chapter 33

06:15


Chapter 34
Chapter 34

05:59


Chapter 35
Chapter 35

05:23


Chapter 36
Chapter 36

06:56


Chapter 37
Chapter 37

05:35


Chapter 38
Chapter 38

05:53


Chapter 39
Chapter 39

05:12


Chapter 40
Chapter 40

06:30


Chapter 41
Chapter 41

06:24


Chapter 42
Chapter 42

04:56


Chapter 43
Chapter 43

05:56


Chapter 44
Chapter 44

05:11


Chapter 45
Chapter 45

03:50


Chapter 46
Chapter 46

04:16


Chapter 47
Chapter 47

05:43


Chapter 48
Chapter 48

05:11


Chapter 49
Chapter 49

05:00


Chapter 50
Chapter 50

05:11


Chapter 51
Chapter 51

05:21


Chapter 52
Chapter 52

05:59


Chapter 53
Chapter 53

06:48


Chapter 54
Chapter 54

05:52


Chapter 55
Chapter 55

04:05


Chapter 56
Chapter 56

04:38


Chapter 57
Chapter 57

05:37


Chapter 58
Chapter 58

05:14


Chapter 59
Chapter 59

05:33


Chapter 60
Chapter 60

04:38


Chapter 61
Chapter 61

05:42


Chapter 62
Chapter 62

05:31


Chapter 63
Chapter 63

05:29


Chapter 64
Chapter 64

04:40


Chapter 65
Chapter 65

05:26


Chapter 66
Chapter 66

04:21


Chapter 67
Chapter 67

04:54


Chapter 68
Chapter 68

05:23


Chapter 69
Chapter 69

04:58


Chapter 70
Chapter 70

04:45


Chapter 71
Chapter 71

03:54


Chapter 72
Chapter 72

02:30


Chapter 73
Chapter 73

04:19


Chapter 74
Chapter 74

04:33


Chapter 75
Chapter 75

04:05


Chapter 76
Chapter 76

05:25


Chapter 77
Chapter 77

03:45


Chapter 78
Chapter 78

05:22


Chapter 79
Chapter 79

05:46


Chapter 80
Chapter 80

06:30


Chapter 81
Chapter 81

05:56


Chapter 82
Chapter 82

06:16


Chapter 83
Chapter 83

04:48


Chapter 84
Chapter 84

03:58


Chapter 85
Chapter 85

05:11


Chapter 86
Chapter 86

07:26


Chapter 87
Chapter 87

05:18


Chapter 88
Chapter 88

05:20


Chapter 89
Chapter 89

03:41


Chapter 90
Chapter 90

04:26


Chapter 91
Chapter 91

03:59


Chapter 92
Chapter 92

05:01


Chapter 93
Chapter 93

05:30


Chapter 94
Chapter 94

04:04


Chapter 95
Chapter 95

05:01


Chapter 96
Chapter 96

05:48


Chapter 97
Chapter 97

05:41


Chapter 98
Chapter 98

04:40


Chapter 99
Chapter 99

05:55


Chapter 100
Chapter 100

04:54


Chapter 101
Chapter 101

05:05


Chapter 102
Chapter 102

05:00


Chapter 103
Chapter 103

04:20


Chapter 104
Chapter 104

03:59


Chapter 105
Chapter 105

05:36


Chapter 106
Chapter 106

04:31


Chapter 107
Chapter 107

04:57


Chapter 108
Chapter 108

05:28


Chapter 109
Chapter 109

04:04


Chapter 110
Chapter 110

05:04


Chapter 111
Chapter 111

04:26


Chapter 112
Chapter 112

05:27


Chapter 113
Chapter 113

05:11


Chapter 114
Chapter 114

04:37


Chapter 115
Chapter 115

03:54


Chapter 116
Chapter 116

03:57


Chapter 117
Chapter 117

04:22


Chapter 118
Chapter 118

00:26