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The Resource Mummy dearest : a Claire Malloy mystery, Joan Hess

Mummy dearest : a Claire Malloy mystery, Joan Hess

Label
Mummy dearest : a Claire Malloy mystery
Title
Mummy dearest
Title remainder
a Claire Malloy mystery
Statement of responsibility
Joan Hess
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
On a honeymoon trip to Luxor, Egypt, with her new husband, Lt. Peter Rosen, teenage daughter Caron, and Caron's best friend Inez, Arkansas bookseller Claire Malloy suddenly finds her honeymoon turned upside down when the two girls are chased through back alleys by unknown pursuers and a blonde college student is kidnapped by two young men on horseback
Member of
Summary
A cynical, overweight, and lonely Australian teenager spends her summer vacation making lists, eating comfort foods, and trying to earn enough money to attend a big rock concert
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
  • New Zealand Post Book Awards for Children and Young Adults, Young Adult Fiction Award, 2006.
  • Storylines (New Zealand) Notable Book
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
145592
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Hess, Joan
Index
no index present
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
720
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 6
  • 12
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Lowry, Brigid
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
The Claire Malloy mysteries
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Malloy, Claire (Fictitious character)
  • Women detectives
  • Booksellers and bookselling
  • Luxor (Egypt)
  • Mystery
Target audience
adolescent
Label
Mummy dearest : a Claire Malloy mystery, Joan Hess
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Control code
ocn185021584
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
309 p.
Isbn
9780312363604
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2007051831
System control number
(OCoLC)185021584
Label
Mummy dearest : a Claire Malloy mystery, Joan Hess
Link
Publication
Control code
ocn185021584
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
309 p.
Isbn
9780312363604
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2007051831
System control number
(OCoLC)185021584

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