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The Resource The curious affair of the witch at Wayside Cross, Lisa Tuttle

The curious affair of the witch at Wayside Cross, Lisa Tuttle

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The curious affair of the witch at Wayside Cross
Title
The curious affair of the witch at Wayside Cross
Statement of responsibility
Lisa Tuttle
Title variation
Witch at Wayside Cross
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Author
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Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Should you find yourself in need of a discreet investigation into any sort of mystery, crime or puzzling circumstances, think of Jesperson and Lane ... Jesperson and Lane have just solved their first major case when a man bangs violently on their door - and almost immediately drops dead. The police rule death by natural causes, but the detectives are determined to find out what really happened ... Mr Manning was screaming about witches before his death. The case takes them to Mr Manning's Norfolk home, a land of mysterious Shrieking Pits and ancient knowledge. Mr Manning was himself a member of the enigmatic School of Ancient British Wisdom, and not the first to suffer a similar fate. Local gossip suggests that he was secretly engaged to one of the three lovely sisters who reside at Wayside Cross - but which one? Are they really witches, as the gossips also claim? And what does all this have to do with the mysterious Shrieking Pits and a mother desperate to find her missing baby? Jesperson and Lane, at your service
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Jesperson and Lane have just solved their first major case when a man bangs violently on their door - and almost immediately drops dead. The police rule death by natural causes, but the detectives are determined to find out what really happened. Mr Manning was screaming about witches before his death. The case takes them to Mr Manning's Norfolk home, a land of mysterious Shrieking Pits and ancient knowledge.
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Tone
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Character
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10652226
Cataloging source
VYML
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1952-
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Tuttle, Lisa
Dewey number
813.54
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Jesperson and Lane
Series volume
book II
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Psychics
  • Witches
  • Criminal investigation
  • Private investigators
  • London (England)
Target audience
adult
Label
The curious affair of the witch at Wayside Cross, Lisa Tuttle
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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
000060592099
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
361 pages
Isbn
9781784299590
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)1000313218
Label
The curious affair of the witch at Wayside Cross, Lisa Tuttle
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
000060592099
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
361 pages
Isbn
9781784299590
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)1000313218

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