The Resource Writer's block, Judith Flanders

Writer's block, Judith Flanders

Label
Writer's block
Title
Writer's block
Statement of responsibility
Judith Flanders
Title variation
Writer's block
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Language
eng
Summary
You know when you have one of those days at the office? You spill coffee on your keyboard, the finance director goes on an expenses rampage and then, before you know it, your favourite author is murdered. Don't you just hate when that happens? Introducing the much-anticipated debut novel by Judith Flanders, acclaimed author of the non-fiction bestsellers A Circle of Sisters and The Victorian House. Drawing on her past experience as editor at prestigious publishing houses, this pitch-perfect crime caper offers a witty, intelligent and entertaining glimpse into the publishing world. When Samantha Clair decides to publish journalist Kit Lovell's tell-all book on the death of fashion-designer Rodrigo Aleman, she can scarcely imagine the dangers ahead. Cue a rollercoaster ride into the dark realms of fashion, money-laundering and murder, armed with nothing but her e-reader and her trusty stock of sarcasm
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"A witty, entertaining mystery featuring a hilarious, sharp as a tack new amateur sleuth from the critically acclaimed author of The Invention of Murder. It's just another day at the office for book editor Samantha Clair. Checking jacket copy for howlers, wondering how to break it to her star novelist that her latest effort is utterly unpublishable, lunch scheduled with gossipy author Kit Lowell, whose new book will deliciously dish the dirt on the fashion industry. But little does she know how much trouble Kit's book is about to cause. Before it even goes to print. When police inspector Field turns up at the venerable offices of Timmins & Ross, asking questions about an undelivered package that was addressed to Sam, she knows something is wrong. The messenger sent to deliver the package was murdered, and then Kit goes missing. Suddenly, Sam's nine-to-five life is turned upside down and she is propelled into a criminal investigation. Someone doesn't want Kit's scandalous manuscript published and unless Sam can put the pieces together in time, they'll do anything to stop it. With her deliciously fun, cleverly written debut novel, acclaimed author Judith Flanders introduces readers to an enormously enjoyable, too-smart-for-her-own-good new amateur sleuth,as well as a colorful cast of characters including Sam's witty assistant, effortlessly glamorous mother, and the handsome inspector Field. A whip-smart, impeccably crafted mystery, this tremendously entertaining novel will have readers flying through thepages"--
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LibraryReads Favorites, 2015
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10390044
Cataloging source
N$T
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Flanders, Judith
Dewey number
823.92
Index
no index present
LC call number
PR6106.L363
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Sam Clair novels
Series volume
0001
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Publishers and publishing
Target audience
adult
Label
Writer's block, Judith Flanders
Link
http://link.overdrive.com/?websiteID=285&titleID=1537172
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Publication
Note
Title from PDF title page (viewed on June 10, 2014)
Antecedent source
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Control code
ocn881244586
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource.
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780749015282
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
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unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
018B4144-6398-4355-AE6F-FDC7445BDCC7
System control number
(OCoLC)881244586
Label
Writer's block, Judith Flanders
Link
http://link.overdrive.com/?websiteID=285&titleID=1537172
Publication
Note
Title from PDF title page (viewed on June 10, 2014)
Antecedent source
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Control code
ocn881244586
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource.
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780749015282
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
018B4144-6398-4355-AE6F-FDC7445BDCC7
System control number
(OCoLC)881244586

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