The Resource The ghost riders of Ordebec, Fred Vargas ; translated from the French by Siân Reynolds

The ghost riders of Ordebec, Fred Vargas ; translated from the French by Siân Reynolds

Label
The ghost riders of Ordebec
Title
The ghost riders of Ordebec
Statement of responsibility
Fred Vargas ; translated from the French by Siân Reynolds
Creator
Contributor
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
'People will die,' says the panic-stricken woman outside police headquarters. She has been standing in blazing sunshine for more than an hour, and refuses to speak to anyone besides Commissaire Adamsberg. Her daughter has seen a vision: ghostly horsemen who target the most nefarious characters in Normandy. Since the middle ages there have been stories of murderers, rapists, those with serious crimes on their conscience, meeting a grizzly end following a visitation by the riders
Member of
Summary
When a widow implores him to help her daughter Lina who has had a vision predicting the deaths of four men, Commissaire Adamsberg arrives to investigate and becomes distracted by the beautiful Lina as he tries to stop her prediction from coming true
Tone
Award
Duncan Lawrie International Dagger, 2013.
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10191330
Cataloging source
StDuBDS
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Vargas, Fred
Dewey number
843.914
Index
no index present
Language note
Translated from the French
Literary form
novels
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Reynolds, Sian
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True
Series statement
Chief Inspector Adamsberg investigations
Series volume
0007
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Adamsberg, Jean-Baptiste (Fictitious character)
  • Police
  • Visions
  • Widows
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
a Commissaire Adamsberg mystery
Label
The ghost riders of Ordebec, Fred Vargas ; translated from the French by Siân Reynolds
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
This translation originally published: London: Harvill Secker, 2013. Originally published: Paris : Editions Viviane Hamy, 2011
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
Large print edition.
Extent
521 pages (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781471238581
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
n
Specific material designation
large print
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781471238581
  • (OCoLC)862879142
Label
The ghost riders of Ordebec, Fred Vargas ; translated from the French by Siân Reynolds
Publication
Copyright
Note
This translation originally published: London: Harvill Secker, 2013. Originally published: Paris : Editions Viviane Hamy, 2011
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
Large print edition.
Extent
521 pages (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781471238581
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
n
Specific material designation
large print
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781471238581
  • (OCoLC)862879142

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