The Resource Innocent victims : two novellas, Minette Walters, (electronic resource)

Innocent victims : two novellas, Minette Walters, (electronic resource)

Label
Innocent victims : two novellas
Title
Innocent victims
Title remainder
two novellas
Statement of responsibility
Minette Walters
Title variation
  • Tinder box
  • Chicken feed
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In December, 1924, a murder took place on a chicken farm in East Sussex, England. Although Norman Thorne never confessed to killing his girlfriend, Elsie, he was tried and hanged for the crime. In Chickenfeed, Walters burrows deep into an English legend, creating a suspenseful tale of fiction based in fact. Was Thorne guilty? If so, what was his motive? Set in the small village of Sowerbridge, The Tinder Box is a tale of chilling ambition. Patrick O'Riordan has been arrested for the brutal murder of elderly Lavinia Fanshaw and her live-in nurse, Dorothy Jenkins. As the village unites against the O'Riordan family, Siobhan Lavenham is convinced that Patrick is the victim of a prejudiced investigation. But when terrible secrets come to light, she is forced to question her loyalties
Summary
Two short tales written as contributions to the Quick Reads initiative include "Chickenfeed," a story in letters inspired by the 1924 "chicken farm murder" in East Sussex; and "The Tinder Box, in which a woman risks her position to prove a murder suspect's innocence
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Audio
Accompanying matter
technical information on music
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10238924
Cataloging source
Midwest
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Walters, Minette
Dewey number
823.914
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not applicable
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not applicable
Literary text for sound recordings
other
PerformerNote
Read by Simon Prebble
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  • Prebble, Simon
  • hoopla digital
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True
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  • Murder
  • England
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
two novellas
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not applicable
Label
Innocent victims : two novellas, Minette Walters, (electronic resource)
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unknown
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digital storage
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unknown
Control code
MWT11419289
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Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
1 online resource (1 audio file (4hr., 45 min.))
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unknown
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
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not applicable
Isbn
9781611747881
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(sound recording : hoopla Audio Book)
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not applicable
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unknown
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digital.
Publisher number
MWT11419289
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unknown
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access
Sound
sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
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other
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Mode of access: World Wide Web
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not applicable
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not applicable
Label
Innocent victims : two novellas, Minette Walters, (electronic resource)
Link
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Color
not applicable
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Control code
MWT11419289
Dimensions
  • not applicable
  • unknown
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
1 online resource (1 audio file (4hr., 45 min.))
File format
unknown
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781611747881
Isbn Type
(sound recording : hoopla Audio Book)
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
not applicable
Kind of material
unknown
Level of compression
unknown
Other physical details
digital.
Publisher number
MWT11419289
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
access
Sound
sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
Speed
other
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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