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  • 16 of 23 copies available at BC Interlibrary Connect. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Creston Public Library.

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4 current holds with 23 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Holdable? Status Due Date
Creston Public Library MYS WHI (Text) 35140001179566 Mystery Volume hold Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781771511711 (paperback)
  • Physical Description: 363, 5 pages ; 19 cm
    regular print
    print
  • Publisher: Victoria, British Columbia : TouchWood Editions, 2017.

Content descriptions

General Note: Includes preview of An old, cold grave.
Summary, etc.: "After the turbulence of her first several weeks in King's Cove, former British intelligence officer Lane Winslow wants nothing more than to finally settle into a nice, quiet life in her new community. But when the body of a Russian man is found at the local hot springs, Lane's expertise—and remarkable linguistic abilities—prove to be invaluable to the case. The investigation, led by Inspector Darling, points to the Soviet Union, where Stalin's purges are eliminating enemies. Further evidence reveals that the reach of Stalin's agents snakes all the way into a harmless Doukhobor community not far from King's Cove. Lane's complicated relationship with Darling is intensified by the perils of the case—and by the discovery of her father's death during the war."--
Subject: Winslow, Lane (Fictitious character) -- Fiction
Nineteen forties -- Fiction
Murder -- Investigation -- Fiction
Women intelligence officers -- Fiction
Women detectives -- Fiction
British -- Canada -- Fiction
Russians -- British Columbia -- Fiction
Small town life -- British Columbia -- Fiction
World War, 1939-1945 -- Influence -- Fiction
Canadian fiction
British Columbia -- Fiction
Nelson (B.C.) -- Fiction
British Columbia -- Social conditions -- 1945- -- Fiction
Genre/Form: Detective and mystery fiction.
Historical fiction.
Mystery fiction.
Historical fiction.
Topic Heading: Festival of the Written Arts 2020 > Sechelt (B.C.)

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