Kingdomtide Rye Curtis

Kingdomtide

Author: Rye Curtis
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Book Title
Kingdomtide
Author
Rye Curtis
ISBN
9780316420105
The lives of two women---the sole survivor of an airplane crash and the troubled park ranger leading the rescue mission---collide in this "gripping," (Vogue) "heart-pounding," (NPR) and "highly original" (LA Times) novel of tough-minded resilience.A New York Times New and Noteworthy BookAn O, The Oprah Magazine Best Book of January The sole survivor of a plane crash, seventy-two-year-old Cloris Waldrip is lost and alone in the unforgiving wilderness of Montana's rugged Bitterroot Range, exposed to the elements with no tools beyond her wits and ingenuity. Intertwined with her story is Debra Lewis, a park ranger struggling with addiction and a recent divorce who is galvanized by her new mission to find and rescue Cloris.As Cloris wanders mountain forests and valleys, subsisting on whatever she can scavenge, her hold on life ever more precarious, Ranger Lewis and her motley group of oddball rescuers follow the trail of clues she's left behind. Days stretch into weeks, and hope begins to fade. But with nearly everyone else giving up, Ranger Lewis stays true until the end.Dramatic and morally complex, Kingdomtide is a story of the decency and surprising resilience of ordinary people faced with extraordinary circumstances. In powerful, exquisite prose, debut novelist Rye Curtis delivers an inspiring account of two unforgettable characters whose heroism reminds us that survival is only the beginning.Binding Type: HardcoverAuthor: Rye CurtisPublisher: Little Brown and CompanyPublished: 01/14/2020ISBN: 9780316420105Pages: 304Weight: 1.10lbsSize: 9.20h x 6.20w x 1.10dReview Citations: Publishers Weekly 10/07/2019Kirkus Reviews 10/15/2019Booklist 11/15/2019 pg. 24
The lives of two women---the sole survivor of an airplane crash and the troubled park ranger leading the rescue mission---collide in this "gripping," (Vogue) "heart-pounding," (NPR) and "highly original" (LA Times) novel of tough-minded resilience.

A New York Times New and Noteworthy Book
An O, The Oprah Magazine Best Book of January
The sole survivor of a plane crash, seventy-two-year-old Cloris Waldrip is lost and alone in the unforgiving wilderness of Montana's rugged Bitterroot Range, exposed to the elements with no tools beyond her wits and ingenuity. Intertwined with her story is Debra Lewis, a park ranger struggling with addiction and a recent divorce who is galvanized by her new mission to find and rescue Cloris.
As Cloris wanders mountain forests and valleys, subsisting on whatever she can scavenge, her hold on life ever more precarious, Ranger Lewis and her motley group of oddball rescuers follow the trail of clues she's left behind. Days stretch into weeks, and hope begins to fade. But with nearly everyone else giving up, Ranger Lewis stays true until the end.
Dramatic and morally complex, Kingdomtide is a story of the decency and surprising resilience of ordinary people faced with extraordinary circumstances. In powerful, exquisite prose, debut novelist Rye Curtis delivers an inspiring account of two unforgettable characters whose heroism reminds us that survival is only the beginning.

Binding Type: Hardcover
Author: Rye Curtis
Publisher: Little Brown and Company
Published: 01/14/2020
ISBN: 9780316420105
Pages: 304
Weight: 1.10lbs
Size: 9.20h x 6.20w x 1.10d

Review Citations: Publishers Weekly 10/07/2019
Kirkus Reviews 10/15/2019
Booklist 11/15/2019 pg. 24
The lives of two women---the sole survivor of an airplane crash and the troubled park ranger leading the rescue mission---collide in this "gripping," (Vogue) "heart-pounding," (NPR) and "highly original" (LA Times) novel of tough-minded resilience.

A New York Times New and Noteworthy Book
An O, The Oprah Magazine Best Book of January
The sole survivor of a plane crash, seventy-two-year-old Cloris Waldrip is lost and alone in the unforgiving wilderness of Montana's rugged Bitterroot Range, exposed to the elements with no tools beyond her wits and ingenuity. Intertwined with her story is Debra Lewis, a park ranger struggling with addiction and a recent divorce who is galvanized by her new mission to find and rescue Cloris.
As Cloris wanders mountain forests and valleys, subsisting on whatever she can scavenge, her hold on life ever more precarious, Ranger Lewis and her motley group of oddball rescuers follow the trail of clues she's left behind. Days stretch into weeks, and hope begins to fade. But with nearly everyone else giving up, Ranger Lewis stays true until the end.
Dramatic and morally complex, Kingdomtide is a story of the decency and surprising resilience of ordinary people faced with extraordinary circumstances. In powerful, exquisite prose, debut novelist Rye Curtis delivers an inspiring account of two unforgettable characters whose heroism reminds us that survival is only the beginning.

Binding Type: Hardcover
Author: Rye Curtis
Publisher: Little Brown and Company
Published: 01/14/2020
ISBN: 9780316420105
Pages: 304
Weight: 1.10lbs
Size: 9.20h x 6.20w x 1.10d

Review Citations: Publishers Weekly 10/07/2019
Kirkus Reviews 10/15/2019
Booklist 11/15/2019 pg. 24