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The Resource Glass houses, by Louise Penny

Glass houses, by Louise Penny

Label
Glass houses
Title
Glass houses
Statement of responsibility
by Louise Penny
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
When a mysterious figure appears in Three Pines one cold November day, Armand Gamache and the rest of the villagers are at first curious. Then wary. Through rain and sleet, the figure stands unmoving, staring ahead. From the moment its shadow falls over the village, Gamache, now Chief Superintendent of the Surete du Quebec, suspects the creature has deep roots and a dark purpose. Yet he does nothing. What can he do? Only watch and wait. And hope his mounting fears are not realized. But when the figure vanishes overnight and a body is discovered, it falls to Gamache to discover if a debt has been paid or levied. Months later, on a steamy July day as the trial for the accused begins in Montreal, Chief Superintendent Gamache continues to struggle with actions he set in motion that bitter November, from which there is no going back. More than the accused is on trial. Gamache's own conscience is standing in judgment
Member of
Summary
When a mysterious figure travels through Three Pines and leaves a dead body in its wake, Armand Gamache pursues a difficult investigation that yields unexpected consequences and forces him into a battle with his own conscience
Theme
Storyline
Pace
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
  • Agatha Award for Best Novel, 2017.
  • LibraryReads Favorites, 2017
  • Loan Stars Favourites, 2017
  • Library Journal Best Books, 2017.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10569169
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Penny, Louise
Dewey number
823
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
A Chief Inspector Gamache novel
Series volume
13
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Gamache, Armand (Fictitious character)
  • Police
  • Murder
Target audience
adult
Label
Glass houses, by Louise Penny
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
000060485178
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
Large print edition.
Extent
657 pages (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781432841874
Isbn Type
(hardback)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Specific material designation
large print
System control number
(OCoLC)989962574
Label
Glass houses, by Louise Penny
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
000060485178
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
Large print edition.
Extent
657 pages (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781432841874
Isbn Type
(hardback)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Specific material designation
large print
System control number
(OCoLC)989962574

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