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The Resource The boy at the keyhole, Stephen Giles

The boy at the keyhole, Stephen Giles

Label
The boy at the keyhole
Title
The boy at the keyhole
Statement of responsibility
Stephen Giles
Title variation
Boy at the key hole
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"...Samuel's mother has been away for 113 days. Now it's just Samuel and Ruth, the housekeeper, alone in the once-great house. His mother is abroad, purportedly tending to her late husband's faltering business. Samuel yearns for her return, but knows she must have had her reasons for leaving in the middle of the night, without saying goodbye..."--Inside front cover
Summary
A British boy begins to suspect in the aftermath of his mother's urgent visit to America that she has actually been murdered by the housekeeper who cares for him on his family's isolated country estate
Theme
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10692378
Cataloging source
VSL
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Giles, Stephen M
Dewey number
813
Index
no index present
Literary form
novels
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Boys
  • Authors, Australian
  • Absentee mothers
  • Mothers and sons
  • Housekeepers
  • Abandoned children
  • Murder
  • Missing persons
  • Surrey (England)
Target audience
adult
Label
The boy at the keyhole, Stephen Giles
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
A novel
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
000063831248
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
261 pages
Isbn
9780143790631
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)1042403271
Label
The boy at the keyhole, Stephen Giles
Publication
Copyright
Note
A novel
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
000063831248
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
261 pages
Isbn
9780143790631
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)1042403271

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