The Resource The dead in their vaulted arches : a flavia de luce novel /, Alan Bradley

The dead in their vaulted arches : a flavia de luce novel /, Alan Bradley

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The dead in their vaulted arches : a flavia de luce novel /
Title
The dead in their vaulted arches
Title remainder
a flavia de luce novel /
Statement of responsibility
Alan Bradley
Title variation
Flavia de Luce novel
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eng
Summary
On a spring morning in 1951, eleven-year-old chemist and aspiring detective Flavia de Luce gathers with her family at the railway station, awaiting the return of her long-lost mother, Harriet. Yet upon the train's arrival in the English village of Bishop's Lacey, Flavia is approached by a tall stranger who whispers a cryptic message into her ear. Moments later, he is dead, mysteriously pushed under the train by someone in the crowd. Who was this man, what did his words mean, and why were they intended for Flavia' Back home at Buckshaw, the de Luces' crumbling estate, Flavia puts her sleuthing skills to the test. Following a trail of clues sparked by the discovery of a reel of film stashed away in the attic, she unravels the deepest secrets of the de Luce clan, involving none other than Winston Churchill himself. Surrounded by family, friends, and a famous pathologist from the Home Office'and making spectacular use of Harriet's beloved Gipsy Moth plane, Blithe Spirit'Flavia will do anything, even take to the skies, to land a killer. Acclaim for Alan Bradley's beloved Flavia de Luce novels, winners of the Crime Writers' Association Debut Dagger Award, Barry Award, Agatha Award, Macavity Award, Dilys Winn Award, and Arthur Ellis Award "If ever there were a sleuth who's bold, brilliant, and, yes, adorable, it's Flavia de Luce."'USA Today "Irresistibly appealing."'The New York Times Book Review, on A Red Herring Without Mustard "Original, charming, devilishly creative."'Bookreporter, on I Am Half-Sick of Shadows "Delightful and entertaining."'San Jose Mercury News, on Speaking from Among the Bones From the Hardcover edition
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Young chemist and aspiring detective Flavia de Luce uses her knowledge of poisons and indefatigable spirit to solve a dastardly crime on the English countryside while learning new clues about her mother's disappearance
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Award
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10235657
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MdPfRBL
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1938-
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Bradley, Alan
Dewey number
813.6
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no index present
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unknown
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dictionaries
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Recorded Books, LLC
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True
Series statement
Flavia De Luce mysteries
Series volume
0006
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  • Girl detectives
  • Murder investigation
  • Murder
  • Girl scientists
  • Intelligence
  • Sisters
  • Fathers and daughters
  • Eleven-year-old girls
  • De Luce, Flavia (Fictitious character)
  • England
Target audience
adult
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a Flavia de Luce novel
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The dead in their vaulted arches : a flavia de luce novel /, Alan Bradley
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Unabridged.
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online
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9780345539694
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EB00158875
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The dead in their vaulted arches : a flavia de luce novel /, Alan Bradley
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Publication
Note
  • RBdigital eBook
  • Electronic resource
Antecedent source
unknown
Color
multicolored
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
1 online resource.
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Access restricted to subscribing institutions
Isbn
9780345539694
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Level of compression
unknown
Publisher number
EB00158875
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote

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