Score: 4
From 1,300 Ratings

In the Woods


  • Author: Tana French
  • Release Date : 2007-05-17
  • Genre: Mysteries & Thrillers
  • File Size: 3262780 Bytes


The debut novel of an astonishing voice in psychological suspenseAs dusk approaches a small Dublin suburb in the summer of 1984, mothers begin to call their children home. But on this warm evening, three children do not return from the dark and silent woods. When the police arrive, they find only one of the children gripping a tree trunk in terror, wearing blood-filled sneakers, and unable to recall a single detail of the previous hours. Twenty years later, the found boy, Rob Ryan, is a detective on the Dublin Murder Squad and keeps his past a secret. But when a twelve-year-old girl is found murdered in the same woods, he and Detective Cassie Maddox—his partner and closest friend—find themselves investigating a case chillingly similar to the pre...

Score: 4
From 56 Ratings

In the Woods


  • Author: Tana French
  • Release Date : 2008-11-13
  • Genre: Mysteries & Thrillers
  • File Size: 2606204 Bytes


When he was twelve years old, Adam Ryan went playing in the woods with his two best friends. He never saw them again. Their bodies were never found, and Adam himself was discovered with his back pressed against an oak tree and his shoes filled with blood. He had no memory of what had happened. Twenty years on, Rob Ryan - the child who came back - is a detective in the Dublin police force. He's changed his name. No one knows about his past. Then a little girl's body is found at the site of the old tragedy and Rob is drawn back into the mystery. Knowing that he would be thrown off the case if his past were revealed, Rob takes a fateful decision to keep quiet but hope that he might also solve the twenty-year-old mystery of the woods....

In the Woods
Score: 3.5
From 3,650 Ratings

In the Woods


  • Author : Tana French
  • Publisher : Penguin
  • Release Date : 2007
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 0670038601


In the Woods Book Description :

Twenty years after witnessing the violent disappearances of two companions from their small Dublin suburb, detective Rob Ryan investigates a chillingly similar murder that takes place in the same wooded area, a case that forces him to piece together his traumatic memories....

In the Woods

In the Woods


  • Author :
  • Publisher :
  • Release Date : 2013
  • Genre: Forests and forestry
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 0021160872


In the Woods Book Description :

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Into the Woods
Score: 4.5
From 4 Ratings

Into the Woods


  • Author : Stephen Sondheim
  • Publisher : Simon and Schuster
  • Release Date : 2020-04-14
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781510754959


Into the Woods Book Description :

Finally Back in Print in Over a Decade, the Lavishly Illustrated Book of Into the Woods, One of the Most-Performed Musicals, by Pulitzer Prize- and Tony Award-winning Stephen Sondheim and James Lapine Based on the Grimm Brothers’ most popular folktales, Into the Woods is a reimagining of what can happen when beloved fairytale characters are thrown together in increasingly dramatic and humorous ways. The Pulitzer Prize- and Tony Award-winning team of Stephen Sondheim and James Lapine bring their cherished musical off the stage and onto the page with the help of Hudson Talbott’s enchanting illustrations. Published for Stephen Sondheim’s ninetieth birthday, join Cinderella, Jack (of beanstalk-climbing fame), Little Red Riding Hood, the Baker and h...

In the Lake of the Woods
Score: 4
From 46 Ratings

In the Lake of the Woods


  • Author : Tim O'Brien
  • Publisher : Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
  • Release Date : 2006
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 061870986X


In the Lake of the Woods Book Description :

Pursued by rumors of the atrocities he committed in Vietnam, a politician and his wife seek refuge in a lakeside cabin in northern Minnesota, where a mystery unfolds when the wife mysterious vanishes into the nearby wilderness. Reprint....

In the Woods

In the Woods


  • Author : Carrie Jones
  • Publisher : Tor Teen
  • Release Date : 2019-07-16
  • Genre: Young Adult Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781466828476


In the Woods Book Description :

New York Times bestselling author Carrie Jones teams up with acclaimed cowriter Steven Wedel in the supernatural mystery, In the Woods... It should have been just another quiet night on the farm when Logan witnessed the attack, but it wasn’t. Something is in the woods. Something unexplainable. Something deadly. Hundreds of miles away, Chrystal’s plans for summer in Manhattan are abruptly upended when her dad reads tabloid coverage of some kind of grisly incident in Oklahoma. When they arrive to investigate, they find a witness: a surprisingly good-looking farm boy. As townsfolk start disappearing and the attacks get ever closer, Logan and Chrystal will have to find out the truth about whatever’s hiding in the woods...before they become targets ...

A Walk in the Woods
Score: 3.5
From 4,170 Ratings

A Walk in the Woods


  • Author : Bill Bryson
  • Publisher : Broadway Books
  • Release Date : 2010-09-08
  • Genre: Travel
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 0307717836


A Walk in the Woods Book Description :

A classic from the New York Times bestselling author of A Short History of Nearly Everything and The Body. Back in America after twenty years in Britain, Bill Bryson decided to reacquaint himself with his native country by walking the 2,100-mile Appalachian Trail, which stretches from Georgia to Maine. The AT offers an astonishing landscape of silent forests and sparkling lakes—and to a writer with the comic genius of Bill Bryson, it also provides endless opportunities to witness the majestic silliness of his fellow human beings. For a start there's the gloriously out-of-shape Stephen Katz, a buddy from Iowa along for the walk. Despite Katz's overwhelming desire to find cozy restaurants, he and Bryson eventually settle into their stride, and while ...

A Home in the Woods

A Home in the Woods


  • Author : Howard Johnson
  • Publisher : Indiana University Press
  • Release Date : 1991
  • Genre: History
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 0253206162


A Home in the Woods Book Description :

Recounts the author's pioneer boyhood in Marion County, Indiana....

The Stranger in the Woods
Score: 4
From 50 Ratings

The Stranger in the Woods


  • Author : Michael Finkel
  • Publisher : Vintage
  • Release Date : 2017-03-07
  • Genre: Nature
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781101875698


The Stranger in the Woods Book Description :

Many people dream of escaping modern life, but most will never act on it. This is the remarkable true story of a man who lived alone in the woods of Maine for 27 years, making this dream a reality—not out of anger at the world, but simply because he preferred to live on his own. A New York Times bestseller In 1986, a shy and intelligent twenty-year-old named Christopher Knight left his home in Massachusetts, drove to Maine, and disappeared into the forest. He would not have a conversation with another human being until nearly three decades later, when he was arrested for stealing food. Living in a tent even through brutal winters, he had survived by his wits and courage, developing ingenious ways to store edibles and water, and to avoid freezing to...

A Clearing in the Woods
Score: 5
From 1 Ratings

A Clearing in the Woods


  • Author : Arthur Laurents
  • Publisher : Dramatists Play Service, Inc.
  • Release Date : 1960
  • Genre: Drama
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 0822202158


A Clearing in the Woods Book Description :

THE STORY: A CLEARING IN THE WOODS is in a sense a fantasy--in which a multitude of times and experiences are telescoped into a single moment. The entire life of a young woman is shown during the course of the play. Atkinson, in the New York Time...