The Resource Just one evil act, Elizabeth George

Just one evil act, Elizabeth George

Label
Just one evil act
Title
Just one evil act
Statement of responsibility
Elizabeth George
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Detective Sergeant Barbara Havers is at a loss: The daughter of her friend Taymullah Azhar has been taken by her mother, and Barbara cannot really help Azhar had never married Angelina, and his name is not on Hadiyyah's, their daughter's, birth certificate. He has no legal claim. Azhar and Barbara hire a private detective, but the trail goes cold. Azhar is just beginning to accept his soul-crushing loss when Angelina reappears with shocking news: Hadiyyah is missing, kidnapped from an Italian marketplace. The Italian police are investigating, and the Yard will not get involved, until Barbara takes matters into her own hands. As she attempts to navigate the complicated waters of doing anything for the case against her superior's orders, her partner, Inspector Thomas Lynley, is dispatched to Italy as the liaison between the Italian police and Hadiyyah's distraught parents. In time, both Barbara and Lynley discover that the case is far more complex than just a kidnapping, revealing secrets about Angelina; her new lover, Lorenzo and even Azhar, secrets Barbara may not be willing to accept. With both her job and the life of a little girl on the line, Barbara must decide what matters most and how far she is willing to go to protect it
Member of
Summary
Supporting a friend who has lost custody of his young daughter, Barbara and her partner, Inspector Thomas Lynley, are further shocked when the girl's mother reports that the child has been kidnapped from an Italian marketplace as part of a complex plot that risks Barbara's career
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Character
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10219179
Cataloging source
BT
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1949-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
George, Elizabeth
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Inspector Lynley novel
Series volume
18
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Kidnapping
  • Women detectives
  • Havers, Barbara (Fictitious character)
  • Lynley, Thomas (Fictitious character)
  • London (England)
Target audience
adult
Label
Just one evil act, Elizabeth George
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Content category
text
Control code
000052014073
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
711 pages
Form of item
regular print reproduction
Isbn
9781444706017
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Label
Just one evil act, Elizabeth George
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Content category
text
Control code
000052014073
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
711 pages
Form of item
regular print reproduction
Isbn
9781444706017
Isbn Type
(paperback)

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