The Resource What the dead know, Laura Lippman

What the dead know, Laura Lippman

Label
What the dead know
Title
What the dead know
Statement of responsibility
Laura Lippman
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A driver who flees a car accident on a Maryland highway breathes new life into a 30-year-old mysteryt̮he disappearance of the young Bethany sisters at a shopping malla̮fter she later tells the police she's one of the missing girls. As soon as the mystery woman drops that bombshell, she clams up, placing the new lead detective, Kevin Infante, in a bind, as he struggles to gain her trust while exploring the odd holes in her story
Summary
Interviewing a distressed and disoriented woman who has fled the scene of an accident, Baltimore County police department detective Kevin Infante is amazed when she claims to be the younger of a pair of sisters who were abducted thirty years earlier, a statement that she seems completely unable to prove.
Storyline
Pace
Tone
Writing style
Award
  • Anthony Award for Best Novel, 2008.
  • Macavity Award for Best Mystery Novel, 2008.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
153338
Cataloging source
RL9
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1959-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Lippman, Laura
Dewey number
LP F
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Infante, Kevin (Fictitious character)
  • Police
  • Kidnapping
  • Cold cases (Criminal investigation)
  • Baltimore (Md.)
Target audience
adult
Label
What the dead know, Laura Lippman
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
376 pages
Isbn
9780061128851
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2006052495
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Note
MYSTERY
System control number
  • ocm76064789
  • OCoLC
Label
What the dead know, Laura Lippman
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
376 pages
Isbn
9780061128851
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2006052495
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Note
MYSTERY
System control number
  • ocm76064789
  • OCoLC

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