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The Resource Winter at the door : a novel, Sarah Graves

Winter at the door : a novel, Sarah Graves

Label
Winter at the door : a novel
Title
Winter at the door
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
Sarah Graves
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Moving from Boston to remote Bearkill, Maine, isn't homicide cop Lizzie Snow's idea of a step up. But breaking away from tragedy and personal betrayal is at least a step in the right direction. Her dead sister's fate still torments her, as does her long-missing niece's disappearance. Lizzie hopes to find the mysteriously vanished child here, amid the coming ice and snow. But in the Great North Woods, something darker and more dangerous than punishing winter is also bound for Bearkill. The town is a world apart in more than distance--full of people who see everything, say little, and know more than they'll share with an outsider. The only exceptions are the handsome state cop who once badly broke Lizzie's heart and desperately wants another chance--and Lizzie's new boss, sheriff Cody Chevrier, who's counting on her years of homicide experience to help him solve his most troubling case, before it's too late. A rash of freak accidents and suicides has left a string of dead men--all former local cops. Now the same cruel eyes that watched them die are on Lizzie--and so is the pressure to find out what sort of monster has his hooks in this town, what his ruthless game is, and just how brutally he'll play to win. Whatever the truth is, its twisted roots lie in the desolate backwoods of Aroostook County: where the desperate disappear, the corrupt find shelter, and the innocent lose everything. It's there that a cunning and utterly cold-blooded killer plans the fate of the helpless lives at his mercy--one of whom may be the lost child Lizzie will do anything to save. As a blizzard bears down, and Bearkill's dark secrets claw their way to the surface, Lizzie gears up for a showdown that could leave the deep, driven snow stained blood red" --
Member of
Summary
A debut entry in a suspenseful series begins the adventures of Jake Tiptree's onetime helper, Lizzie Snow, who takes over as Eastport's police chief only to find herself stalked by a deadly adversary from her past. By the best-selling author of the Home Repair Is Homicide series
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Character
Assigning source
from publisher's web site
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10392052
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1951-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Graves, Sarah
Dewey number
813/.54
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3557.R2897
LC item number
W56 2014
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Lizzie Snow thrillers
Series volume
0001
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Women police chiefs
  • Drug traffic
  • Eastport (Me.)
Target audience
adult
Label
Winter at the door : a novel, Sarah Graves
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
261 pages
Isbn
9780345535016
Lccn
2013034239
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
(OCoLC)858610606
Label
Winter at the door : a novel, Sarah Graves
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
261 pages
Isbn
9780345535016
Lccn
2013034239
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
(OCoLC)858610606

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