The Resource The goddaughter, Melodie Campbell, (electronic resource)

The goddaughter, Melodie Campbell, (electronic resource)

Label
The goddaughter
Title
The goddaughter
Statement of responsibility
Melodie Campbell
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Gina Gallo is a gemologist who would like nothing better than to run her little jewelry shop. Unfortunately she's also "the Goddaughter," and, as she tells her new friend Pete, "you don't get to choose your relatives." And you can't avoid them when you live in Hamilton and they more or less run the place. When Gina bumps into Pete at the Art Gallery Gala, sparks fly. So do bullets, when her cousin Tony is taken down by rival mobsters from New York. It turns out Tony was carrying a load of hot gems in the heel of his shoe. When Gina is reluctantly recruited to carry the rocks back to Buffalo, the worst happens, they get stolen. Pete and Gina have no choice but to steal them back, even though philandering politicians, shoe fetishists, and a trio of inept goons stand in their way. It's all in a day's work, when you're the Goddaughter
Member of
Summary
A young gemologist, who happens to be related to the local mob, is reluctantly recruited to smuggle diamonds across the border-- with hilarious consequences.
Tone
Writing style
Character
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10152983
Cataloging source
Midwest
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1955-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Campbell, Melodie
Dewey number
813.6
Index
no index present
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
410
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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hoopla digital
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Gina Gallo mysteries
Series volume
0001
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Gemologists
  • Mafia
  • Stealing
  • Cousins
  • Women business owners
  • Gallo, Gina (Fictitious character)
  • Men/women relations
  • New Jersey
Target audience
adult
Label
The goddaughter, Melodie Campbell, (electronic resource)
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Color
multicolored
Control code
MWT11318309
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9781459801271
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Publisher number
MWT11318309
Specific material designation
remote
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web
Label
The goddaughter, Melodie Campbell, (electronic resource)
Link
Publication
Color
multicolored
Control code
MWT11318309
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9781459801271
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Publisher number
MWT11318309
Specific material designation
remote
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web

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