The Resource Antique blues, Jane K. Cleland

Antique blues, Jane K. Cleland

Label
Antique blues
Title
Antique blues
Statement of responsibility
Jane K. Cleland
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"When amateur sleuth and antiques expert Josie Prescott is called in to appraise a Japanese woodblock print and vintage guitar for her friend Mo, she2s thrilled - until Mo is murdered. It doesn't take her long to pinpoint one suspect: Mo's sister's manipulative boyfriend, who sold her the print - and has now, conveniently, disappeared. Josie's antiques know-how and detective skills soon lead her down an increasingly perplexing trail, scattered with gamblers, extramarital affairs, and under-the-table purchases. Readers will relish a return to Rocky Point with Josie as she works together with her friends - the ambitious young reporter Wes Smith, and Rocky Point's savvy police chief, Ellis Hunter - to sift through the conflicting stories around them and find Mo's killer" --
Member of
Summary
When her friend Mo's family asks her to appraise two rare and valuable pieces right before Mo is murdered, amateur sleuth, antiques expert and bride-to-be Josie Prescott follows leads to an unscrupulous boyfriend, who has manipulated the sale of one of the items before disappearing into the realm of a high-end underground casino
Tone
Writing style
Assigning source
From Amazon
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10638452
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Cleland, Jane K
Dewey number
813/.6
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
A Josie Prescott Antiques mystery
Series volume
12
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Prescott, Josie (Fictitious character)
  • Murder
  • Women detectives
  • Appraisers
  • Antiques
  • Antiques
  • Appraisers
  • Murder
  • Prescott, Josie (Fictitious character)
  • Women detectives
Target audience
adult
Label
Antique blues, Jane K. Cleland
Instantiates
Publication
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
ocn983823745
Edition
First edition.
Extent
1 volume.
Isbn
9781250148742
Lccn
2017045721
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)983823745
Label
Antique blues, Jane K. Cleland
Publication
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
ocn983823745
Edition
First edition.
Extent
1 volume.
Isbn
9781250148742
Lccn
2017045721
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)983823745

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