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The Resource The child who, Simon Lelic

The child who, Simon Lelic

Label
The child who
Title
The child who
Statement of responsibility
Simon Lelic
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"A chance phone call throws the biggest murder case in southern England into the hands of provincial attorney Leo Curtice. Twelve-year-old Daniel Blake stands accused of murdering an eleven-year-old girl. But who is truly responsible when one child kills another? As Curtice sets out to defend the indefensible, he soon finds himself pitted against an enraged community calling for blood. When the build-up of pressure takes a sinister turn, he fears for his wife and young daughter's safety. Must he choose between his family and the life of a damaged child? With piercing psychological insights, Lelic examines a community's response to a horrendous crime"--
Summary
When provincial attorney Leo Curtice handles a case involving a child murdering another child, he finds himself pitted against an enraged community and fearing for his family's safety.
Theme
Tone
Writing style
Assigning source
Provided by publisher
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10078873
Cataloging source
DLC
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Lelic, Simon
Dewey number
823/.92
Index
no index present
LC call number
PR6112.E48
LC item number
C48 2012
Literary form
novels
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True
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  • Juvenile delinquents
  • Children
  • England, Southern
Target audience
adult
Label
The child who, Simon Lelic
Link
ftp://ppftpuser:welcome@ftp01.penguingroup.com/BooksellersandMedia/Covers/2008_2009_New_Covers/9780143120919.jpg
Instantiates
Publication
Control code
2011045210
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
303 p.
Isbn
9780143120919
Lccn
2011045210
System control number
(OCoLC)ocn726817982
Label
The child who, Simon Lelic
Link
ftp://ppftpuser:welcome@ftp01.penguingroup.com/BooksellersandMedia/Covers/2008_2009_New_Covers/9780143120919.jpg
Publication
Control code
2011045210
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
303 p.
Isbn
9780143120919
Lccn
2011045210
System control number
(OCoLC)ocn726817982

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