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The Resource Believing the lie, Elizabeth George

Believing the lie, Elizabeth George

Label
Believing the lie
Title
Believing the lie
Statement of responsibility
Elizabeth George
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In this novel Inspector Thomas Lynley is mystified when he's sent undercover to investigate the death of Ian Cresswell at the request of the man's uncle, the wealthy and influential Bernard Fairclough. The death has been ruled an accidental drowning, and nothing on the surface indicates otherwise. But when Lynley enlists the help of his friends Simon and Deborah St. James, the trio's digging soon reveals that the Fairclough clan is awash in secrets, lies, and motives. Deborah's investigation of the prime suspect, Bernard's prodigal son Nicholas, a recovering drug addict, leads her to Nicholas's wife, a woman with whom she feels a kinship, a woman as fiercely protective as she is beautiful. Lynley and Simon delve for information from the rest of the family, including the victim's bitter ex-wife and the man he left her for, and Bernard himself. As the investigation escalates, the Fairclough family's veneer cracks, with deception and self-delusion threatening to destroy everyone from the Fairclough patriarch to Tim, the troubled son Ian left behind
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1949-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
George, Elizabeth
Dewey number
813/.54
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3557.E478
LC item number
B45 2012
Literary form
fiction
Series statement
An Inspector Lynley novel
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Lynley, Thomas
  • Women detectives
  • Havers, Barbara (Fictitious character)
Label
Believing the lie, Elizabeth George
Instantiates
Publication
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
1311011
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
610 pages
Isbn
9780451237699
Isbn Type
(pbk)
Lccn
2011032904
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1311011
  • (OCoLC)731911133
Label
Believing the lie, Elizabeth George
Publication
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
1311011
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
610 pages
Isbn
9780451237699
Isbn Type
(pbk)
Lccn
2011032904
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1311011
  • (OCoLC)731911133

Library Locations

    • Hamilton-Wenham Public LibraryBorrow it
      14 Union Street, South Hamilton, MA, 01982, US
      42.6118166 -70.8797517
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