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The ghost of Christmas past, by Rhys Bowen

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The ghost of Christmas past
Title
The ghost of Christmas past
Statement of responsibility
by Rhys Bowen
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Author
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Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Struggling with depression in the aftermath of the 1906 San Francisco earthquake, Molly Murphy Sullivan and her husband, Daniel, accept an invitation to spend the holidays at a Hudson mansion only to be embroiled in the disappearance of the hosts' daughter.
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"Semi-retired private detective Molly Murphy Sullivan is suffering from depression after a miscarriage following her adventure in San Francisco during the earthquake of 1906. She and her husband, Daniel, are invited for Christmas at a mansion on the Hudson, and they gratefully accept, expecting a peaceful and relaxing holiday season. Not long after they arrive, however, they start to feel the tension in the house's atmosphere. Then they learn that the host couple's young daughter wandered out into the snow ten years ago and was never seen again. Molly can identify with the mother's pain at never knowing what happened to her child and wants to help, but there is so little to go on. No ransom note. No body ever found. But Molly slowly begins to suspect that the occupants of the house know more than they are letting on. Then, on Christmas Eve, there is a knock at the door and a young girl stands there. 'I'm Charlotte,' she says. 'I've come home'"--Provided by publisher
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10578960
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DLC
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Bowen, Rhys,
Dewey number
823/.914
Index
no index present
LC call number
PR6052.O848
LC item number
G48 2017b
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
A Molly Murphy Mystery
Series volume
[Book 17]
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  • Murphy, Molly (Fictitious character)
  • Women private investigators
  • Large type books
  • Large type books
  • Murphy, Molly (Fictitious character)
  • Women private investigators
  • New York (State)
Target audience
adult
Label
The ghost of Christmas past, by Rhys Bowen
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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
21276598
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
Large print edition.
Extent
359 pages (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781432843427
Lccn
2017048408
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)1006521533
Label
The ghost of Christmas past, by Rhys Bowen
Publication
Copyright
Note
Series enumeration from Goodreads
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
21276598
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
Large print edition.
Extent
359 pages (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781432843427
Lccn
2017048408
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)1006521533

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