The Resource Cold Earth

Cold Earth

Label
Cold Earth
Title
Cold Earth
Statement of responsibility
Ann Cleeves
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Language
eng
Summary
WINNER OF THE CRIME WRITERS' ASSOCIATION DIAMOND DAGGER AWARD 2017Cold Earth is the seventh book in Ann Cleeves' Shetland series featuring Detective Jimmy Perez.NOW A MAJOR BBC SERIESIn the dark days of a Shetland winter, torrential rain triggers a landslide that crosses the main Lerwick-Sumburgh road and sweeps down to the sea. At the burial of his old friend Magnus Tait, Jimmy Perez watches the flood of mud and peaty water smash through a croft house in its path. Everyone thinks the croft is uninhabited, but in the wreckage he finds the body of a dark-haired woman wearing a red silk dress. In his mind, she shares his Mediterranean ancestry and soon he becomes obsessed with tracing her identity. Then it emerges that she was already dead before the landslide hit the house. Perez knows he must find out who she was, and how she died.Also available in the Shetland series are Raven Black, White Nights, Red Bones, Blue Lightning, Dead Water and Thin Air.PRAISE FOR ANN CLEEVES"Cleeves is quietly carving out a reputation as the new Queen of Crime" Sunday Mirror
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Summary
When a landslide in the dark days of a Shetland winter destroys a house in which the body of a mysterious woman in a red silk dress is found, Jimmy Perez becomes obsessed with identifying the woman and discovering how she actually died
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Character
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10549163
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NOV
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Cleeves, Ann
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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True
Series statement
Shetland mysteries
Series volume
0007
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  • Classic Literature
  • Fiction
  • Suspense
  • Thriller
Target audience
adult
Label
Cold Earth
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Publication
Control code
OVERDRIVE:04668cc4-dacb-43ab-b4af-0819ca71bc8c
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Form of item
electronic
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True
Isbn
9781760550189
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True
Specific material designation
optical disk
Label
Cold Earth
Publication
Control code
OVERDRIVE:04668cc4-dacb-43ab-b4af-0819ca71bc8c
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Form of item
electronic
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True
Isbn
9781760550189
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True
Specific material designation
optical disk

Library Locations

    • Lionel Bowen Library and Community CentreBorrow it
      669-673 Anzac Parade, Marouba, NSW, 2035, AU
      -33.938111 151.237977
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