The winners : a novel
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Uniform Title
Contributors
Smith, Neil translator.
Published
New York : Simon & Schuster, 2022.
Format
Book
Edition
First Atria Books hardcover edition.
ISBN
9781982112790
Physical Desc
673 pages ; 24 cm
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Home LibraryCall NumberStatusDue Date
Central Library - Adult Fiction - Main Level - New BooksBACKMAN,FOn Hold Shelf
Eastside Library - Adult Fiction - New BooksBACKMAN,FChecked OutDecember 10, 2022
Montecito Library - Adult Fiction - New BooksBACKMAN,FChecked OutDecember 17, 2022

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Language
English

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"Atria Books"--Spine.
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"Maya Andersson and Benji Ovich, two young people who left in search of a life far from the forest town, come home and joyfully reunite with their closest childhood friends. There is a new sense of optimism and purpose in the town, embodied in the impressive new ice rink that has been built down by the lake. Two years have passed since the events that no one wants to think about. Everyone has tried to move on, but there's something about this place that prevents it. The destruction caused by a ferocious late-summer storm reignites the old rivalry between Beartown and the neighboring town of Hed, a rivalry which has always been fought through their ice hockey teams. Maya's parents, Peter and Kira, are caught up in an investigation of the hockey club's murky finances, and Amat--once the star of the Beartown team--has lost his way after an injury and a failed attempt to get drafted into the NHL. Simmering tensions between the two towns turn into acts of intimidation and then violence. All the while, a fourteen-year-old boy grows increasingly alienated from this hockey-obsessed community and is determined to take revenge on the people he holds responsible for his beloved sister's death. He has a pistol and a plan that will leave Beartown with a loss that is almost more that it can stand"--,Provided by publisher.

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APA Citation, 7th Edition (style guide)

Backman, F., & Smith, N. (2022). The winners: a novel (First Atria Books hardcover edition.). Simon & Schuster.

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

Backman, Fredrik, 1981- and Neil Smith. 2022. The Winners: A Novel. New York: Simon & Schuster.

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

Backman, Fredrik, 1981- and Neil Smith. The Winners: A Novel New York: Simon & Schuster, 2022.

MLA Citation, 9th Edition (style guide)

Backman, Fredrik, and Neil Smith. The Winners: A Novel First Atria Books hardcover edition., Simon & Schuster, 2022.

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