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Time of death, Mark Billingham

Label
Time of death
Title
Time of death
Statement of responsibility
Mark Billingham
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Author
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Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The Missing Two schoolgirls are abducted in the small, dying Warwickshire town of Polesford, driving a knife into the heart of the community where police officer Helen Weeks grew up and from which she long ago escaped. But this is a place full of secrets, where dangerous truths lie buried. The Accused When it's splashed all over the press that family man Stephen Bates has been arrested, Helen and her partner Tom Thorne head to the flooded town to support Bates' wife - an old school friend of Helen's - who is living under siege with two teenage children and convinced of her husband's innocence. The Dead As residents and media bay for Bates' blood, a decomposing body is found. The police believe they have their murderer in custody, but one man believes otherwise. With a girl still missing, Thorne sets himself on a collision course with local police, townsfolk - and a merciless killer. Tom Thorne returns in a chilling mystery that will keep readers guessing until the final page. Time of Death is Mark Billingham's most timely, atmospheric thriller to date
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Summary
The Missing: Two schoolgirls are abducted in the small, dying Warwickshire town of Polesford, driving a knife into the heart of the community where police officer Helen Weeks grew up and from which she long ago escaped. But this is a place full of secrets, where dangerous truths lie buried. The Accused: When it's splashed all over the press that family man Stephen Bates has been arrested, Helen and her partner Tom Thorne head to the flooded town to support Bates' wife - an old school friend of Helen's - who is living under siege with two teenage children and convinced of her husband's innocence. The Dead: As residents and media bay for Bates' blood, a decomposing body is found. The police believe they have their murderer in custody, but one man believes otherwise. With a girl still missing, Thorne sets himself on a collision course with local police, townsfolk - and a merciless killer.
Theme
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10424185
Cataloging source
Nz
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Billingham, Mark
Dewey number
813
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
A Tom Thorne novel
Series volume
[13]
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  • Thorne, Tom (Fictitious character)
  • Kidnapping
  • Murder
  • Police
Target audience
general
Label
Time of death, Mark Billingham
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
"Contains free short story"--Cover
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
000054463936
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
Special collector's edition.
Extent
448 pages
Isbn
9780751552218
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)905228838
Label
Time of death, Mark Billingham
Publication
Copyright
Note
"Contains free short story"--Cover
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
000054463936
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
Special collector's edition.
Extent
448 pages
Isbn
9780751552218
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)905228838

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