A spark of light : a novel
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New York : Ballantine Books, [2018].
Edition
First edition.
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369 pages ; 25 cm
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Adult Fiction (3rd floor)F PICOULT, JChecked OutFebruary 18, 2023
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Language
English
Accelerated Reader
UG
Level 5.8, 17 Points

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Includes bibliographical references (pages 367-369).
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"[A] novel about ordinary lives that intersect during a heart-stopping crisis. The warm fall day starts like any other at the Center, a women's reproductive health services clinic, its staff offering care to anyone who passes through its doors. Then, in late morning, a desperate and distraught gunman bursts in and opens fire, taking all inside hostage. After rushing to the scene, Hugh McElroy, a police hostage negotiator, sets up a perimeter and begins making a plan to communicate with the gunman. As his phone vibrates with incoming text messages, he glances at it, and, to his horror, finds out that his fifteen-year-old daughter, Wren, is inside the clinic. But Wren is not alone. She will share the next and tensest few hours of her young life with a cast of unforgettable characters ... [T]his is a story that traces its way back to what brought each of these very different individuals to the same place on this fateful day"--,Provided by publisher.
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APA Citation, 7th Edition (style guide)

Picoult, J. (2018). A spark of light: a novel (First edition.). Ballantine Books.

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

Picoult, Jodi, 1966-. 2018. A Spark of Light: A Novel. New York: Ballantine Books.

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

Picoult, Jodi, 1966-. A Spark of Light: A Novel New York: Ballantine Books, 2018.

MLA Citation, 9th Edition (style guide)

Picoult, Jodi. A Spark of Light: A Novel First edition., Ballantine Books, 2018.

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