The Resource A great reckoning, Louise Penny

A great reckoning, Louise Penny

Label
A great reckoning
Title
A great reckoning
Statement of responsibility
Louise Penny
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Language
eng
Summary
When an intricate old map is found stuffed into the walls of the bistro in Three Pines, it at first seems no more than a curiosity. But the closer the villagers look, the stranger it becomes. Given to Armand Gamache as a gift the first day of his new job, the map eventually leads him to shattering secrets. To an old friend and older adversary. It leads the former Chief of Homicide for the Surete du Quebec to places even he is afraid to go. But must. And there he finds four young cadets in the Surete academy, and a dead professor. And, with the body, a copy of the old, odd map. Everywhere Gamache turns, he sees Amelia Choquet, one of the cadets. Tattooed and pierced. Guarded and angry. Amelia is more likely to be found on the other side of a police line-up. And yet she is in the academy. A protégée of the murdered professor
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" When an intricate old map is found stuffed into the walls of the bistro in Three Pines, it at first seems no more than a curiosity. But the closer the villagers look, the stranger it becomes. Given to Armand Gamache as a gift the first day of his new job, the map eventually leads him to shattering secrets. To an old friend and older adversary. It leads the former Chief of Homicide for the Sãuretâe du Quâebec to places even he is afraid to go. But must. And there he finds four young cadets in the Sãuretâe academy, and a dead professor. And, with the body, a copy of the old, odd map. Everywhere Gamache turns, he sees Amelia Choquet, one of the cadets. Tattooed and pierced. Guarded and angry. Amelia is more likely to be found on the other side of a police line-up. And yet she is in the academy. A protâegâee of the murdered professor. The focus of the investigation soon turns to Gamache himself and his mysterious relationship with Amelia, and his possible involvement in the crime. The frantic search for answers takes the investigators back to Three Pines and a stained glass window with its own horrific secrets. For both Amelia Choquet and Armand Gamache, the time has come for a great reckoning. #1 New York Times bestselling author Louise Penny pulls backthe layers to reveal a brilliant and emotionally powerful truth in her latest spellbinding novel. "--
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Award
  • Agatha Award for Best Novel, 2016.
  • Anthony Award for Best Novel, 2017.
  • LibraryReads Favorites, 2016
  • Macavity Award for Best Mystery Novel, 2017.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10513254
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Penny, Louise
Dewey number
813/.6
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Inspector Armand Gamache mysteries
Series volume
0012
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Police recruits
  • Gamache, Armand (Fictitious character)
  • Murder
  • Police
Target audience
adult
Label
A great reckoning, Louise Penny
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Copyright
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volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Control code
000057677841
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
Large print edition.
Extent
645 pages (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781410489395
Lccn
2016027733
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
n
Specific material designation
large print
Label
A great reckoning, Louise Penny
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
000057677841
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
Large print edition.
Extent
645 pages (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781410489395
Lccn
2016027733
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
n
Specific material designation
large print

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