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The Resource Case histories, Kate Atkinson

Case histories, Kate Atkinson

Label
Case histories
Title
Case histories
Statement of responsibility
Kate Atkinson
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Jackson Brodie, a private investigator and former police detective, is quietly contemplating life as a divorced father when he is flung into the midst of three resurrected old crimes: a young child who mysteriously disappeared from a tent in her back garden; An unidentified man in a yellow jumper who marched into an office and slashed a young girl through the throat; and a young woman found by the police sitting in her kitchen next to the body of her husband, an axe buried in his head
Member of
Summary
Private detective Jackson Brodie finds his own need for resolution sparked by three investigations including those of two sisters who discover a shocking clue to the disappearance of their third sister thirty years earlier, a lawyer whose life is turned upside-down when his daughter joins the firm, and a woman whose past mistakes and demanding family life culminate in a violent escape.
Storyline
Pace
Tone
Writing style
Award
Booklist Editors' Choice, 2004.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
129156
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Atkinson, Kate
Dewey number
823/.914
Index
index present
LC call number
PR6051.T56
LC item number
C37 2004
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Jackson Brodie series
Series volume
1
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Brodie, Jackson (Fictitious character)
  • Private investigators
  • Cold cases (Criminal investigation)
  • Cambridge (England)
  • Fate and fatalism
  • Loss (Psychology)
Target audience
adult
Label
Case histories, Kate Atkinson
Link
https://bfgb.wordpress.com/2009/04/10/case-histories-by-kate-atkinson/
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
25 cm
Edition
First American edition.
Extent
312 pages
Isbn
9780316740401
Lccn
2004002379
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
54372809
Label
Case histories, Kate Atkinson
Link
https://bfgb.wordpress.com/2009/04/10/case-histories-by-kate-atkinson/
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
25 cm
Edition
First American edition.
Extent
312 pages
Isbn
9780316740401
Lccn
2004002379
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
54372809

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