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The Resource Auntie Poldi and the Sicilian lions, Mario Giordano ; translated by John Brownjohn

Auntie Poldi and the Sicilian lions, Mario Giordano ; translated by John Brownjohn

Label
Auntie Poldi and the Sicilian lions
Title
Auntie Poldi and the Sicilian lions
Statement of responsibility
Mario Giordano ; translated by John Brownjohn
Creator
Contributor
Author
Translator
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • ger
  • eng
Summary
Recently widowed Auntie Poldi moves to Sicily in order to drink herself comfortably to death with a sea view. But fate intervenes when she finds the corpse of a young man on the beach, and becomes a potential murder suspect. Poldi falls for the gorgeous Commissario Montana and they soon form an investigative -- and romantic -- partnership --
Member of
Summary
Auntie Poldi, sassy, brassy and sixty, moves to Sicily for a quiet alcohol-fuelled retirement. A murder spoils her plans
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Character
Assigning source
Source other than Library of Congress
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10528778
Cataloging source
YDXCP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1963-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Giordano, Mario
Dewey number
833/.92
Index
no index present
Language note
"First published in German as Tante Poldi und die sizilianischen Löwen by Bastei Lübbe AG, Köln, 20a5"--Colophon
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1963-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Brownjohn, John
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Auntie Poldi novels
Series volume
0001
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Widows
  • Murder
  • Man-woman relationships
  • Sicily (Italy)
  • Man-woman relationships
  • Murder
  • Widows
  • Italy
Target audience
adult
Label
Auntie Poldi and the Sicilian lions, Mario Giordano ; translated by John Brownjohn
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • "First published in German as Tante Poldi und die sizilianishen Löwen by Bastei Lübbe AG, Köln, 2015." -- Title page verso
  • "Crime Paperback Original" -- Page 4 of 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
ocn936144450
Dimensions
20 cm
Extent
317 pages
Isbn
9781908524690
Lccn
2016438626
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)936144450
Label
Auntie Poldi and the Sicilian lions, Mario Giordano ; translated by John Brownjohn
Publication
Note
  • "First published in German as Tante Poldi und die sizilianishen Löwen by Bastei Lübbe AG, Köln, 2015." -- Title page verso
  • "Crime Paperback Original" -- Page 4 of 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
ocn936144450
Dimensions
20 cm
Extent
317 pages
Isbn
9781908524690
Lccn
2016438626
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)936144450

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