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The Resource City of dragons, by Kelli Stanley

City of dragons, by Kelli Stanley

Label
City of dragons
Title
City of dragons
Statement of responsibility
by Kelli Stanley
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
San Francisco? 1940. Miranda Corbie, thirty-three-year-old private investigator? Spanish Civil War nurse? and ex-escort, waits impatiently in a Chinatown crowd. Fireworks explode as the city celebrates Chinese New Year with a Rice Bowl Party? a three-day-and-night carnival designed to raise money for China's war relief. Then Eddie Takahashi stumbles, fatally shot, into Miranda's life. And war comes home to San Francisco
Member of
Summary
Discovering the body of a murder victim during San Francisco's 1940 Chinese New Year celebration, private investigator Miranda Corbie ignores an edict to cover up the case and pursues leads in Chinatown tenements and a high-class bordello
Pace
Tone
Writing style
Award
Sue Feder Historical Mystery Award, 2011.
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336189
Cataloging source
DLC
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Stanley, Kelli
Dewey number
813.6
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
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True
Series statement
Thorndike Press large print core
Series volume
0001
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  • Women private investigators
  • San Francisco (Calif.)
  • Chinatown (San Francisco, Calif.)
Target audience
adult
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a San Francisco mystery
Label
City of dragons, by Kelli Stanley
Instantiates
Publication
Control code
000045339721
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
Large print ed.
Extent
629 p. (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781410426758
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2010006143
System control number
(OCoLC)521754131
Label
City of dragons, by Kelli Stanley
Publication
Control code
000045339721
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
Large print ed.
Extent
629 p. (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781410426758
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2010006143
System control number
(OCoLC)521754131

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