The Resource The nature of the beast, Louise Penny

The nature of the beast, Louise Penny

Label
The nature of the beast
Title
The nature of the beast
Statement of responsibility
Louise Penny
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Hardly a day goes by when nine year old Laurent Lepage doesn't cry wolf. From alien invasions, to walking trees, to winged beasts in the woods, to dinosaurs spotted in the village of Three Pines, his tales are so extraordinary no one can possibly believe him. Including Armand and Reine-Marie Gamache, who now live in the little Quebec village. But when the boy disappears, the villagers are faced with the possibility that one of his tall tales might have been true. And so begins a frantic search for the boy and the truth. What they uncover deep in the forest sets off a sequence of events that leads to murder, leads to an old crime, leads to an old betrayal. Leads right to the door of an old poet. And now it is now, writes Ruth Zardo. And the dark thing is here. A monster once visited Three Pines. And put down deep roots. And now, Ruth knows, it is back. Armand Gamache, the former head of homicide for the Sûreté du Québec, must face the possibility that, in not believing the boy, he himself played a terrible part in what happens next"-- Provided by publisher
Member of
Summary
When a young boy prone to crying wolf goes missing, village newcomers Armand and Reine-Marie Gamache join a frantic search for the child only to stumble on a community secret about a long-ago betrayal and murder
Theme
Storyline
Pace
Tone
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Character
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LibraryReads Favorites, 2015
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10435631
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
  • A Chief Inspector Gamache novel
  • Thorndike Press Large Print Mystery
Series volume
11
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  • Gamache, Armand (Fictitious character)
  • Missing persons
  • Police
  • Murder
Target audience
adult
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a Chief Inspector Gamache novel
Label
The nature of the beast, Louise Penny
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
Large print edition.
Extent
681 pages (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781410480576
Isbn Type
(large print : hardcover)
Lccn
2015027654
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Note
MYSTERY
System control number
(OCoLC)910858646
Label
The nature of the beast, Louise Penny
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
Large print edition.
Extent
681 pages (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781410480576
Isbn Type
(large print : hardcover)
Lccn
2015027654
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Note
MYSTERY
System control number
(OCoLC)910858646

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