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Believing the lie, by Elizabeth George

Label
Believing the lie
Title
Believing the lie
Statement of responsibility
by Elizabeth George
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Subject
Genre
Language
eng
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Summary
In this novel Inspector Thomas Lynley is mystified when he's sent undercover to investigate the death of Ian Cresswell at the request of the man's uncle, the wealthy and influential Bernard Fairclough. The death has been ruled an accidental drowning, andnothing on the surface indicates otherwise. But when Lynley enlists the help of his friends Simon and Deborah St. James, the trio's digging soon reveals that the Fairclough clan is awash in secrets, lies, and motives. Deborah's investigation of the prime suspect, Bernard's prodigal son Nicholas, a recovering drug addict, leads her to Nicholas' wife, a woman with whom she feels a kinship, a woman as fiercely protective as she is beautiful. Lynley and Simon delve for information from the rest of the family, including the victim's bitter ex-wife and the man he left her for, and Bernard himself. As the investigation escalates, the Fairclough family's veneer cracks, with deception and self-delusion threatening to destroy everyone from the Fairclough patriarch to Tim, the troubled son Ian left behind
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Pace
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Character
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10017175
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
813/.54
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3557.E478
LC item number
B45 2012b
Literary form
fiction
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True
Series statement
  • Thorndike Press large print basic
  • An Inspector Lynley novel
Series volume
0017
Target audience
adult
Label
Believing the lie, by Elizabeth George
Instantiates
Publication
Control code
ocn757718164
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
Large print ed.
Extent
971 p. (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781410445155
Isbn Type
(hc.)
Lccn
2011043105
System control number
(OCoLC)757718164
Label
Believing the lie, by Elizabeth George
Publication
Control code
ocn757718164
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
Large print ed.
Extent
971 p. (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781410445155
Isbn Type
(hc.)
Lccn
2011043105
System control number
(OCoLC)757718164
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