The missing American
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New York, NY : Soho Crime, [2020].
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Book
ISBN
9781641290708, 9781641292122
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419 pages ; 22 cm
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Chilmark Free Public Library - AdultMYSTERY QUARTEYOn Shelf
Eastham Public Library - AdultMYSTERY QUAOn Shelf
Edgartown Public Library - AdultMYSTERY QUARTEYOn Shelf
Falmouth - East Branch - AdultFICTION Quartey,K. MissingOn Shelf
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Published
New York, NY : Soho Crime, [2020].
Language
English
ISBN
9781641290708, 9781641292122

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"When her dreams of rising through the police ranks like her late father crash around her, 26-year-old Emma Djan is unsure what will become of her life in Accra. Through a sympathetic former colleague, Emma gets an interview with a private detective agency tracking down missing persons, thefts, and marital infidelities. It's not the future she imagined, but it's her best option. Meanwhile, Gordon Tilson, a middle-aged widower in Washington, DC, has found solace in an online community after his wife's passing. Through the support group, he's even met a young Ghanaian widow he really cares about, and when her sister gets into a car accident, he sends her thousands of dollars to cover the hospital bill--to the horror of his only son, Derek. When Gordon runs off to Ghana to surprise his new love and disappears, Derek chases after him, fearing for his father's life. The case of the missing American man will drag both Emma and Derek into a world of Sakawa scams, fetish priests, and those willing to keep things secret through death"--,Provided by publisher.

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APA Citation, 7th Edition (style guide)

Quartey, K. (2020). The missing American . Soho Crime.

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

Quartey, Kwei. 2020. The Missing American. Soho Crime.

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

Quartey, Kwei. The Missing American Soho Crime, 2020.

MLA Citation, 9th Edition (style guide)

Quartey, Kwei. The Missing American Soho Crime, 2020.

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