The Resource A fatal grace, Louise Penny

A fatal grace, Louise Penny

Label
A fatal grace
Title
A fatal grace
Statement of responsibility
Louise Penny
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
When sadistic socialite CC de Poitiers is fatally electrocuted at a Christmas curling competition in the tiny Quebecois village of Three Pines, only the arcane method of the murder is a surprise. CC had cobbled together a spiritual guidance business based on eliminating emotion, but the feelings she inspired in others were anything but serene. Everyone around the victim-from a daughter cowed by lifelong abuse to the local spiritual teacher whose business she threatens to ruin-has a motive
Member of
Summary
Sent to tiny Three Pines, a village south of Montreal, to investigate the death of CC de Poitiers, an extremely unpopular woman apparently cooked alive in an electrical accident during a local curling match, Armand Gamache of the Surete du Quebec finds that no one liked the victim and that nearly everyone in town had both a motive and opportunity to kill her.
Theme
Storyline
Pace
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
Agatha Award for Best Novel, 2007.
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153549
Cataloging source
DLC
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Penny, Louise
Dewey number
813/.6
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
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True
Series statement
Inspector Armand Gamache mysteries
Series volume
2
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  • Gamache, Armand (Fictitious character)
  • Mothers and daughters
  • City and town life
  • Police
  • Murder
Target audience
adult
Label
A fatal grace, Louise Penny
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Previously published under title: Dead cold. London : Headline, 2006
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
First St. Martin's Minotaur edition.
Extent
314 pages
Isbn
9780312352561
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2007007917
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Note
MYSTERY
System control number
  • ocm85692820
  • OCoLC
Label
A fatal grace, Louise Penny
Publication
Copyright
Note
Previously published under title: Dead cold. London : Headline, 2006
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
First St. Martin's Minotaur edition.
Extent
314 pages
Isbn
9780312352561
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2007007917
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Note
MYSTERY
System control number
  • ocm85692820
  • OCoLC

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