The Resource The Pictures

The Pictures

Label
The Pictures
Title
The Pictures
Statement of responsibility
Guy Bolton
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Hollywood 1939. The year that The Wizard of Oz and Gone with the Wind were made. Detective Craine has spent his life working as a studio fixer, whitewashing the misdemeanours and crimes committed by the studio players and stars. But now he’s trying to turn his back on that life following the recent death of his wife as he’s determined to be a better parent to his young son.But then Craine’s services are called upon one last time. MGM need him to smooth over the press coverage of the suicide of one of their producers. And soon, what should be a straightforward case proves anything but when connections are made between it and a brutal murder across town. And that’s just the start of the story.It’s only a matter of time before Craine must decide whether to follow orders, or to attempt to redeem a career of concealment by going in search of the ugly truth. It’s a choice he knows that cannot end well
Summary
Hollywood 1939. The year that The Wizard of Oz and Gone with the Wind were made. Detective Craine has spent his life working as a studio fixer, whitewashing the misdemeanours and crimes committed by the studio players and stars. But now he's trying to turn his back on that life, following the recent death of his wife, as he's determined to be a better parent to his young son. But then Craine's services are called upon one last time. MGM need him to smooth over the press coverage of the suicide of one of their producers. And soon, what should be a straightforward case proves anything but when connections are made between it and a brutal murder across town. And that's just the start of the story.
Theme
Tone
Writing style
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10581765
Cataloging source
BT
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Bolton, Guy
Dewey number
813
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Crime & Thriller
Target audience
adult
Label
The Pictures
Instantiates
Control code
BORROWBOX:LSA_432242
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Form of item
electronic
http://library.link/vocab/inputERC
True
Isbn
9781786070401
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Specific material designation
optical disk
Label
The Pictures
Control code
BORROWBOX:LSA_432242
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Form of item
electronic
http://library.link/vocab/inputERC
True
Isbn
9781786070401
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Specific material designation
optical disk

Library Locations

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