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Child Finder

Colin; Gould, Alan Maxwell

Child Finder

Canada"s #1 Tracker of Missing Children

by Colin; Gould, Alan Maxwell

  • 90 Want to read
  • 32 Currently reading

Published by Prentice-Hall Canada, Inc. .
Written in English


The Physical Object
FormatHardcover
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL10081083M
ISBN 100131305018
ISBN 109780131305014
OCLC/WorldCa19972552

The Child Finder is a gorgeous, haunting gem of a novel. Raw and real yet wrapped in a fairy tale, as lovely and as chilling as the snow.” - Erin Morgenstern, New . The Child Finder: A Novel (Book #1 in the Naomi Cottle Series) by Rene Denfeld. Rated stars. No Customer Reviews. Select Format. Hardcover. $ - $ Hardcover $ - $ Paperback. $ - $ Paperback $ - $ Audio CD. $ Audio CD $ Library Binding--Library Binding--Select Condition. Like New--Like New.

  Three years ago, Madison Culver disappeared. Desperate to find their beloved daughter, the Culvers turn to Naomi, a private investigator with an uncanny talent for locating the lost and missing. Known to the police and a select group of parents as "the Child Finder," Naomi is their last hope. She understands children like Madison because once upon a time, she was a lost girl, too. The Child Finder A Novel (Book): Denfeld, Rene. The Child Finder A Novel (Book): Denfeld, Rene The main character (the child finder) is fascinating, the story structure is well-crafted, and the ending is largely satisfying, but consider yourself warned if you are .

Portland-based writer Rene Denfeld knows what it means to be a child recovering from trauma. It is this powerful, first-hand experience that inspired her to write the suspenseful, empathic, and heartfelt novel, The Child Finder (Harper Collins, September ). The Child Finder is Denfeld’s second novel. Her first was The Enchanted, a dark and fantastical yet tender tale told through the.   Review of “The Child Finder” by Rene Denfeld Posted on 11/01/ by rhapsodyinbooks This novel begins with the backstory that three years earlier, 5-year-old Madison Culver had disappeared when on a family trip into Oregon’s Skookum National Forest to select a Christmas tree.


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The Child Finder was a book-group choice, which I didn't vote for, because I could tell that it was going to be a harrowing story - and it was. But making myself read it, I was completely drawn into the story, and ended up giving it 5 stars/5().

The Child Finder is a disturbing, yet magically beautiful tale about survival and freedom. When children go missing, Naomi, a private investigator, makes it her life’s mission to find them. Once a lost child herself, Naomi seems to have a magical ability to find those who seem to be lost forever.4/5.

The Child Finder was a book-group choice, which I didn't vote for, because I could tell that it was going to be a harrowing story - and it was. But making myself read it, I was completely drawn into the story, and ended up giving it 5 stars.

Being an investigator and therapeutic foster parent herself, the author clearly knows what she is /5(). The Child Finder is a chillingly good read that will stay with you long after you close the book. This article was originally published in the September issue of. Naomi Cottle is a child finder.

Grieving families call on her when their children go missing, and she devotes her entire life to finding them, sometimes dead and sometimes miraculously alive. Like many literary detectives, her personal life suffers for her single-mindedness: she has few friends and remains in only intermittent contact with her Author: Rene Denfeld.

Best Book Club Guide. Our Book Club page for The Child Finder by Rene Denfeld - includes Book Club Discussion Questions, Author Website, Book Summary, Talking Points, Review & Reader Comments. The information about The Child Finder shown above was first featured in "The BookBrowse Review" - BookBrowse's online-magazine that keeps our members abreast of notable and high-profile books publishing in the coming weeks.

In most cases, the reviews are necessarily limited to those that were available to us ahead of publication. If you are the publisher or author of this book and feel that. “A darkly luminous story of resilience and the deeply human instinct for survival, for love The Child Finder is a terrifying and ultimately uplifting novel that demands to be consumed and then once inside you–lingers.” — A.M.

Homes, author of May We Be Forgiven “The Child Finder is a gorgeous, haunting gem of a novel. Raw and real yet wrapped in a fairy tale, as lovely and as. Read new romance book reviews, posts from your favorite authors, samples, exciting digital first publications and e-book specials.

Told in the alternating voices of Naomi and a deeply imaginative child, The Child Finder is a breathtaking, exquisitely rendered literary page-turner about redemption, the line between reality and memories and. The New York Times Book Review - Michael Callahan.

Gut-wrenching, its compassion goes a long way toward healing readers’ aching hearts. Shelf Awareness. Rene Denfeld’s novel The Child Finder renders atrocity with depth and heart—a compassion made even more credible by her career as an investigator in death-penalty cases /5(46).

Discussion Questions We'll add publisher questions if and when they're available; in the meantime, consider our LitLovers talking points to help start a discussion for. The Child Finder is a gorgeous, haunting gem of a novel.

Raw and real yet wrapped in a fairy tale, as lovely and as chilling as the snow.” — Erin Morgenstern. Editions for The Child Finder: (ebook published in ), (Hardcover published in ), (Paperback published in ). Rene Denfeld is a writer of great perception and compassion, and her new novel, The Child Finder, is a she slowly and steadily cranks up the tension along the trails of two missing children, Denfeld plumbs the delicate subject of 4/5(2).

The Child Finder Rene Denfeld. Harper, $ (p) ISBN More By and About This Author. OTHER BOOKS Buy this book. An investigator seeks missing. Searching for Accelerated Reader books is fun and easy with this free online tool. Please tell us if you are a student, parent, teacher or librarian.

“The Child Finder’s” mesmerizing narrative balances its weight on multiple cases of lost and found. Desperation propels the search for missing children, even when they vanished years earlier Author: Elizabeth Rosner.

Child Finder A Novel by Rene Denfeld available in Trade Paperback onalso read synopsis and reviews. A haunting, richly atmospheric, and deeply suspenseful novel Author: Rene Denfeld.

The Child Finder Rene Denfeld, HarperCollins pp. ISBN Summary A haunting, richly atmospheric, and deeply suspenseful novel from the acclaimed author of The Enchanted about an investigator who must use her unique insights to find a missing little girl.

"Where are you, Madison Culver. The Child Finder would be a great work for a reading or discussion group, with a great deal of information to discuss and debate.

Tags abuse Book Review Children missing Rene Denfeld The Child Finder. Rene Denfeld is an internationally bestselling author, licensed investigator, and foster mother.

She is the author of the novels The Butterfly Girl, The Child Finder and The Enchanted. Her novels have won numerous awards including a French Prix, and The New York Times named her a hero of the year for her justice work. She lives in Portland, Oregon.You can search for book titles based on authors, topics, or titles of books.

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Harper. $ Image Denfeld is a Portland-based journalist and private investigator, and also the adoptive mother of three foster children.