The Resource The chalk girl, Carol O'Connell

The chalk girl, Carol O'Connell

Label
The chalk girl
Title
The chalk girl
Statement of responsibility
Carol O'Connell
Title variation
chalk girl
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Before Lisbeth Salander, there was Kathy Mallory. The astonishing new Mallory novel from the New York Times-bestselling author. The little girl appeared in Central Park: red-haired, blue-eyed, smiling, perfect-except for the blood on her shoulder. It fell from the sky, she said, while she was looking for her uncle, who turned into a tree. Poor child, people thought. And then they found the body in the tree. For Mallory, newly returned to the Special Crimes Unit after three months' lost time, there is something about the girl that she understands. Mallory is damaged, they say, but she can tell a kindred spirit. And this one will lead her to a story of extraordinary crimes: murders stretching back fifteen years, blackmail and complicity and a particular cruelty that only someone with Mallory's history could fully recognize. In the next few weeks, she will deal with them... all in her own way. "--
Member of
Summary
"Before Lisbeth Salander, there was Kathy Mallory. The little girl appeared in Central Park: red-haired, blue-eyed, smiling, perfect-except for the blood on her shoulder. It fell from the sky, she said, while she was looking for her uncle, who turned into a tree. Poor child, people thought -- until they found the body in the tree. For Mallory, newly returned to the Special Crimes Unit after three months' lost time, this girl will lead her to a story of extraordinary crimes: murders stretching back fifteen years, blackmail and complicity and a particularcruelty that only someone with Mallory's history could fully recognize."--
Storyline
Pace
Tone
Writing style
Assigning source
Provided by publisher
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10017264
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1947-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
O'Connell, Carol
Dewey number
813.54
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
A Mallory novel
Series volume
0010
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Mallory, Kathleen (Fictitious character)
  • Police
  • Policewomen
  • Murder
  • New York (N.Y.)
  • Mystery
Target audience
adult
Label
The chalk girl, Carol O'Connell
Instantiates
Publication
Control code
ocn706017766
Dimensions
cm.
Extent
p.
Isbn
9780399157745
Isbn Type
(hardback)
Lccn
2011027853
System control number
(OCoLC)706017766
Label
The chalk girl, Carol O'Connell
Publication
Control code
ocn706017766
Dimensions
cm.
Extent
p.
Isbn
9780399157745
Isbn Type
(hardback)
Lccn
2011027853
System control number
(OCoLC)706017766

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