By Frederick Busch
A New York Times awesome Book
In the unrelenting chilly and sour iciness of upstate ny, Jack and his spouse, Fanny, are attempting to deal with the determined sorrow they think over the dying in their younger daughter. The loss varieties a chasm of their dating as Jack, a sardonic Vietnam vet, seems for how to heal them both.
Then, in a close-by city, a fourteen-year-old lady disappears someplace among her domestic and church. notwithstanding she is only one of the masses of youngsters who vanish each year in the USA, Jack turns all his consciousness to this little woman. for locating what has develop into of this baby may be Jack's salvation--if he can simply get to her in time. . . .