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A Deadly Affection

Label
A Deadly Affection
Title
A Deadly Affection
Statement of responsibility
Cuyler Overholt
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Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A ForeWord Reviews' Book of the Year Award and the Next Generation Indie Book Award for Best MysteryShortlisted for the Strand Critics Award for Best Debut Mystery Novel"Do no harm" is easier said than done...Dr. Genevieve Summerford prides herself on her ability as a psychiatrist to understand the inner workings of the human mind. But when one of her patients is arrested for murder-a murder Genevieve fears she may have unwittingly provoked-she begins to doubt her training and intuition. Unable to believe that her patient could have committed the gruesome crime, Genevieve seeks out answers, desperate to clear the woman's name-and her own.Over the course of her investigation, Genevieve uncovers a dark secret-one that could, should Genevieve choose to reveal it, bring down catastrophe on those she cares most about. But, should she let it lie, it will almost certainly send her patient to the electric chair. Steeped in the gritty atmosphere of turn-of-the-century New York City, A Deadly Affection is a riveting debut mystery and the first in an exciting new series featuring Dr. Genevieve Summerford
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Summary
"One of the first women practicing in the advanced new field of psychology, Dr. Genevieve Summerford is used to forging her own path. But when one of her patients is arrested for murder--a murder Genevieve fears she may have unwittingly provoked--she is forced to seek help to solve the crime and clear her patient's name...and her own" --
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10524460
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Overholt, Cuyler
Dewey number
813.6
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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Series statement
Dr. Genevieve Summerford mysteries
Series volume
0001
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  • Fiction
  • Mystery
  • Historical Fiction
Target audience
adult
Label
A Deadly Affection
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Publication
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OVERDRIVE:af9d58c2-3632-468e-ae98-0422dba5aab9
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Form of item
electronic
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Isbn
9781492637370
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True
Specific material designation
optical disk
Label
A Deadly Affection
Publication
Control code
OVERDRIVE:af9d58c2-3632-468e-ae98-0422dba5aab9
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Form of item
electronic
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True
Isbn
9781492637370
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True
Specific material designation
optical disk

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