The Resource Believing the lie, Elizabeth George, (electronic resource)

Believing the lie, Elizabeth George, (electronic resource)

Label
Believing the lie
Title
Believing the lie
Statement of responsibility
Elizabeth George
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Language
eng
Summary
After writing sixteen Inspector Lynley novels, New York Times bestselling author Elizabeth George has millions of fans waiting for the next one. As USA Today put it, "It's tough to resist George's storytelling, once hooked." With Believing the Lie, she's poised to hook countless more.Inspector Thomas Lynley is mystified when he's sent undercover to investigate the death of Ian Cresswell at the request of the man's uncle, the wealthy and influential Bernard Fairclough. The death has been ruled an accidental drowning, and nothing on the surface indicates otherwise. But when Lynley enlists the help of his friends Simon and Deborah St. James, the trio's digging soon reveals that the Fairclough clan is awash in secrets, lies, and motives.Deborah's investigation of the prime suspect-Bernard's prodigal son Nicholas, a recovering drug addict-leads her to Nicholas's wife, a woman with whom she feels a kinship, a woman as fiercely protective as she is beautiful. Lynley and Simon delve for information from the rest of the family, including the victim's bitter ex-wife and the man he left her for, and Bernard himself. As the investigation escalates, the Fairclough family's veneer cracks, with deception and self-delusion threatening to destroy everyone from the Fairclough patriarch to Tim, the troubled son Ian left behind
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In this novel Inspector Thomas Lynley is mystified when he's sent undercover to investigate the death of Ian Cresswell at the request of the man's uncle, the wealthy and influential Bernard Fairclough. The death has been ruled an accidental drowning, andnothing on the surface indicates otherwise. But when Lynley enlists the help of his friends Simon and Deborah St. James, the trio's digging soon reveals that the Fairclough clan is awash in secrets, lies, and motives. Deborah's investigation of the prime suspect, Bernard's prodigal son Nicholas, a recovering drug addict, leads her to Nicholas' wife, a woman with whom she feels a kinship, a woman as fiercely protective as she is beautiful. Lynley and Simon delve for information from the rest of the family, including the victim's bitter ex-wife and the man he left her for, and Bernard himself. As the investigation escalates, the Fairclough family's veneer cracks, with deception and self-delusion threatening to destroy everyone from the Fairclough patriarch to Tim, the troubled son Ian left behind
Storyline
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Character
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10017175
Cataloging source
B@L
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1949-
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George, Elizabeth
Dewey number
813/.54
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3557.E478
Literary form
novels
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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3M Company
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True
Series statement
Thomas Lynley mysteries
Series volume
0017
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  • Lynley, Thomas
  • Havers, Barbara (Fictitious character)
  • Police
  • Women detectives
Target audience
adult
Label
Believing the lie, Elizabeth George, (electronic resource)
Link
http://overdrive.ebrpl.com/ContentDetails.htm?ID=41D5870B-2C21-4564-9FC4-91C05A69992B
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Publication
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OverDrive eBook
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource.
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781101565797
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
  • remote
  • other
Stock number
d6z889
System control number
(OCoLC)841312038
Label
Believing the lie, Elizabeth George, (electronic resource)
Link
http://overdrive.ebrpl.com/ContentDetails.htm?ID=41D5870B-2C21-4564-9FC4-91C05A69992B
Publication
Note
OverDrive eBook
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource.
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781101565797
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
  • remote
  • other
Stock number
d6z889
System control number
(OCoLC)841312038

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