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Disappearing Earth / Julia Phillips.

Phillips, Julia, (author.).


"One August afternoon, on the shoreline of the Kamchatka peninsula at the northeastern edge of Russia, two sisters, eight and eleven, go missing. In the ensuing months the police investigation turns up nothing. Echoes of the disappearance reverberate across a tightly woven community, with the fear and loss felt most deeply among its women. Connected by the crime: a witness, a neighbor, a detective, a mother. Social and ethnic tensions have long simmered in the region, and outsiders are often the first to be accused..."--Provided by publisher.

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  • ISBN: 9780525520412
  • ISBN: 0525520414
  • Physical Description: 255 pages : map ; 25 cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Alfred A. Knopf, 2019.

Content descriptions

Awards Note:
National Book Award Finalist, 2019
Subject: Missing persons > Russia > Investigation > Fiction.
Sisters > Fiction.
Communities > Russia > Fiction.
Interpersonal relations > Fiction.
Kamchatka Peninsula (Russia) > Ethnic relations > Fiction.
Kamchatka Peninsula (Russia) > Social conditions > Fiction.
Genre: Thrillers (Fiction)
Psychological fiction.

Available copies

  • 23 of 25 copies available at Missouri Evergreen. (Show)
  • 0 of 1 copy available at Rolla Public.


  • 0 current holds with 25 total copies.
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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Rolla Public Library FIC PHI (Text) 38256101873531 Adult Fiction Checked out 04/04/2023

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