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The Resource The dark lake, Sarah Bailey

The dark lake, Sarah Bailey

Label
The dark lake
Title
The dark lake
Statement of responsibility
Sarah Bailey
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A beautiful young teacher has been murdered, her body found in the lake, strewn with red roses. Local policewoman Detective Sergeant Gemma Woodstock pushes to be assigned to the case, concealing the fact that she knew the murdered woman in high school years before. But that's not all Gemma's trying to hide. As the investigation digs deeper into the victim's past, other secrets threaten to come to light, secrets that were supposed to remain buried. The lake holds the key to solving the murder, but it also has the power to drag Gemma down into its dark depths
Member of
Summary
When a popular former high school classmate is found murdered, a lead homicide investigator in a rural town uncovers puzzling mysteries in the victim's life, from her abrupt departure from a dream teaching job to her run-down existence in spite of wealthy family ties
Theme
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
  • Librarians' Choice (Australia), 2017
  • Davitt Awards, Debut Crime, 2018
  • Ned Kelly Award for Best First Novel, 2018
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10563922
Cataloging source
NJB
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Bailey, Sarah
Dewey number
A823.4
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Gemma Woodstock novels
Series volume
0001
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Women detectives
  • Murder
  • Secrecy
  • Teachers
  • Australian fiction
Target audience
adult
Label
The dark lake, Sarah Bailey
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
First published: 2017
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
000062140835
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
xiv, 440 pages
Isbn
9781760632977
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)1031088034
Label
The dark lake, Sarah Bailey
Publication
Copyright
Note
First published: 2017
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
000062140835
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
xiv, 440 pages
Isbn
9781760632977
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)1031088034

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