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The Resource The end of the pier, Martha Grimes

The end of the pier, Martha Grimes

Label
The end of the pier
Title
The end of the pier
Statement of responsibility
Martha Grimes
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Maud Chadwick sits at the end of the pier, watching the party across the water. Sometimes she is joined by Sheriff Sam DeGheyn, who finds her quiet company a refuge from the problems of his own marriage and from his increasing professional concerns. For the town's sleepy atmosphere is deceptive: three local women have been murderedand Sam suspects the wrong man has been convicted and that the real killer is readying himself to strike again
Summary
Maud Chadwick, a waitress at a cafe in a small town, struggles with her confusing emotions as she watches her son prepare to leave home, and turns to the town sheriff, Sam DeGheyn, as her only confidant
Theme
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
031382
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Grimes, Martha
Dewey number
813/.54
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3557.R48998
LC item number
E5 1992
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Mothers and sons
  • Waitresses
  • Sheriffs
  • City and town life
Target audience
adult
Label
The end of the pier, Martha Grimes
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"This is a Borzoi book."
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
20920778
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
229 pages
Isbn
9780679411260
Lccn
91-058556
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(Sirsi) AAG-3601
Label
The end of the pier, Martha Grimes
Publication
Note
"This is a Borzoi book."
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
20920778
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
229 pages
Isbn
9780679411260
Lccn
91-058556
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(Sirsi) AAG-3601

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      95 S.E. 1st St., Linton, IN, 47441, US
      39.03273 -87.164954

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