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The Resource Murder on the quai, Cara Black

Murder on the quai, Cara Black

Label
Murder on the quai
Title
Murder on the quai
Statement of responsibility
Cara Black
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"The world knows Aimee Leduc, heroine of 15 mysteries in this New York Times bestselling series, as a tres chic, no-nonsense private investigator the toughest and most relentless in Paris. Now author Cara Black dips back in time to reveal how Aimee first became a detective. November 1989: Aimee Leduc is in her first year of college at Paris's preeminent medical school. She lives in a 17th-century apartment that overlooks the Seine with her father, who runs the family detective agency. But the week the Berlin Wall crumbles, so does Aimee's life as she knows it. First, someone has sabotaged her lab work, putting her at risk of failing out of the program. Then, she finds out her aristo boyfriend is planning to get engaged to another woman. And finally, Aimee's father takes off to Berlin on a mysterious errand. He asks Aimee to help out at the detective agency while he's gone as if she doesn't already have enough to do. But the case Aimee finds herself investigating a murder linked to a transport truck of Nazi gold that disappeared in the French countryside during the height of World War II has gotten under her skin. Her heart may not lie in medicine after all maybe it's time to think harder about the family business"--
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Summary
"The world knows Aimee Leduc, heroine of 15 mysteries in this New York Times bestselling series, as a tres chic, no-nonsense private investigator the toughest and most relentless in Paris. Now author Cara Black dips back in time to reveal how Aimee firstbecame a detective. November 1989: Aimee Leduc is in her first year of college at Paris's preeminent medical school. She lives in a 17th-century apartment that overlooks the Seine with her father, who runs the family detective agency. But the week the Berlin Wall crumbles, so does Aimee's life as she knows it. First, someone has sabotaged her lab work, putting her at risk of failing out of the program. Then, she finds out her aristo boyfriend is planning to get engaged to another woman. And finally, Aimee's father takes off to Berlin on a mysterious errand. He asks Aimee to help out at the detective agency while he's gone as if she doesn't already have enough to do. But the case Aimee finds herself investigating a murder linked to a transport truck of Nazi gold that disappeared in the French countryside during the height of World War II has gotten under her skin. Her heart may not lie in medicine after all maybe it's time to think harder about the family business"--
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Character
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Provided by publisher
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10491178
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1951-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Black, Cara
Dewey number
813/.54
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3552.L297
LC item number
M88 2016
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Aimee Leduc investiagtion
Series volume
book 16
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Leduc, Aimee (Fictitious character)
  • Women private investigators
  • Detective and mystery stories
Target audience
adult
Label
Murder on the quai, Cara Black
Instantiates
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
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
328 pages
Isbn
9781616956783
Lccn
2016001949
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)922155516
  • (OCoLC)ocn922155516
  • 494154
Label
Murder on the quai, Cara Black
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
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
328 pages
Isbn
9781616956783
Lccn
2016001949
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)922155516
  • (OCoLC)ocn922155516
  • 494154

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