Catalog

Up to 10 holds can now be placed on titles system-wide. See owwl.org for further details.

Record Details

Catalog Search


9781643135335

Sins of the bees

Image of item
Book
"Other than her bonsai trees, twenty-year-old arborist Silvania August Moonbeam Merigal is alone in the world. After first her mother dies and then her grandfather - the man who raised her and the last of her family - Silva suffers a sexual assault and becomes pregnant. Then, ready to end her own life, she discovers evidence of a long-lost artist grandmother, Isabelle. Desperate to remake a family for herself, Silva leaves her island home on the Puget Sound and traces her grandmother's path to first a hippie beekeeper named Nick Larkins with secrets of his own, and then to a religious, anti-government, Y2K cult embedded deep in the wilds of Hells Canyon. Len Dietz is the charismatic leader of the Almost Paradise compound, a place full of violence and drama: impregnated child brides called the Twelve Maidens, an armed occupation of a visitor's center, shot-up mountain sheep washing up along with a half-drowned dog, and men transporting weapons in the middle of the night. As tensions erupt into violence, Silva, Isabelle, Nick, and the members of Almost Paradise find themselves disastrously entangled, and Silva is forced to face both her own history of loss, and the history of loss she's stepped into: ruinous stories of family that threaten to destroy them all."--Publisher description.

Available copies

  • 1 of 1 copy available at OWWL.

Current holds

0 current holds with 1 total copy.
Location Call Number /
Shelving Location
Barcode Status /
Due Date
Warsaw Public Library FIC LAM (Text)
Adult Fiction
52151300345004
Available
-
LDR 02324cam a2200349Ii 4500
001627608
003OWWL
00520201002160243.1
008200302t20202020nyu 000 1 eng d
020 . ‡a9781643135335 ‡q(hardcover)
020 . ‡a1643135333 ‡q(hardcover)
035 . ‡a(OCoLC)1142364862
040 . ‡aYDX ‡beng ‡erda ‡cYDX ‡dBDX ‡dOCLCQ ‡dATNSH ‡dNZAUC ‡dHHO
049 . ‡aMRQA
08204. ‡a813.6 ‡223
08204. ‡a[FIC] ‡223
1001 . ‡aLampman, Annie, ‡eauthor.
24510. ‡aSins of the bees / ‡cAnnie Lampman.
264 1. ‡aNew York : ‡bPegasus Crime, ‡c2020.
264 4. ‡c©2020
300 . ‡a344 pages ; ‡c24 cm
336 . ‡atext ‡btxt ‡2rdacontent
337 . ‡aunmediated ‡bn ‡2rdamedia
338 . ‡avolume ‡bnc ‡2rdacarrier
520 . ‡a"Other than her bonsai trees, twenty-year-old arborist Silvania August Moonbeam Merigal is alone in the world. After first her mother dies and then her grandfather - the man who raised her and the last of her family - Silva suffers a sexual assault and becomes pregnant. Then, ready to end her own life, she discovers evidence of a long-lost artist grandmother, Isabelle. Desperate to remake a family for herself, Silva leaves her island home on the Puget Sound and traces her grandmother's path to first a hippie beekeeper named Nick Larkins with secrets of his own, and then to a religious, anti-government, Y2K cult embedded deep in the wilds of Hells Canyon. Len Dietz is the charismatic leader of the Almost Paradise compound, a place full of violence and drama: impregnated child brides called the Twelve Maidens, an armed occupation of a visitor's center, shot-up mountain sheep washing up along with a half-drowned dog, and men transporting weapons in the middle of the night. As tensions erupt into violence, Silva, Isabelle, Nick, and the members of Almost Paradise find themselves disastrously entangled, and Silva is forced to face both her own history of loss, and the history of loss she's stepped into: ruinous stories of family that threaten to destroy them all."--Publisher description.
650 0. ‡aArborists ‡vFiction.
650 0. ‡aGrandmothers ‡vFiction.
650 0. ‡aGrief ‡vFiction.
650 0. ‡aCults ‡vFiction.
650 0. ‡aSelf-realization in women ‡vFiction.
655 7. ‡aThrillers (Fiction) ‡2lcgft
655 7. ‡aPsychological fiction. ‡2lcgft
905 . ‡udguarracino
901 . ‡aon1142364862 ‡bOCoLC ‡c627608 ‡tbiblio ‡soclc

Additional Resources