The Resource Angels burning, Tawni O'Dell

Angels burning, Tawni O'Dell

Label
Angels burning
Title
Angels burning
Statement of responsibility
Tawni O'Dell
Title variation
Angels burning
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"On the surface, Chief Dove Carnahan is a true trailblazer who would do anything to protect the rural Pennsylvanian countryside where she has lived all fifty of her years. Traditional and proud of her blue-collar sensibilities, Dove is loved by her community. But beneath her badge lies a dark and self-destructive streak, fed by a secret she has kept since she was sixteen." -- provided by publisher
Summary
Dove Carnahan (she was named after her beautiful but no-good mother's favorite soap) is the unmarried 50-year-old police chief of a rural Pennsylvania town. When a burnt corpse is found in an abandoned neighborhood, she assists the state police, including a former lover, as they try to unearth a killer. Meanwhile, a dangerous secret from her youth threatens to come to light when a man convicted of killing her mother 35 years earlier makes a startling accusation. This evocative mystery combines fast pacing and a twisty plot to create a compelling read that should please fans of strong, well-drawn female characters. -- Description by Dawn Towery
Theme
Pace
Writing style
Character
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10457551
Cataloging source
YDXCP
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O'Dell, Tawni
Dewey number
813/.54
Index
no index present
Literary form
novels
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True
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  • Women police chiefs
  • Murder
  • Pennsylvania
Target audience
adult
Label
Angels burning, Tawni O'Dell
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"A novel"--Cover
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
ocn913304295
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
First Gallery Books hardcover edition ; First Gallery Books paperback edition.
Extent
279 pages
Isbn
9781476755953
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)913304295
Label
Angels burning, Tawni O'Dell
Publication
Note
"A novel"--Cover
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
ocn913304295
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
First Gallery Books hardcover edition ; First Gallery Books paperback edition.
Extent
279 pages
Isbn
9781476755953
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)913304295

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