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The Resource The Distant Echo

The Distant Echo

Label
The Distant Echo
Title
The Distant Echo
Statement of responsibility
Val McDermid
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Bestselling, award-winning author Val McDermid delivers her most stunning story yet in The Distant Echo---an intricate, thought-provoking tale of murder and revengeFour in the morning, mid-December, and snow blankets St. Andrews School. Student Alex Gilbery and his three best friends are staggering home from a party when they stumble upon the body of a young woman. Rosie Duff has been raped, stabbed and left for dead in the ancient Pictish cemetery. The only suspects are the four young students stained with her blood. Twenty-five years later, police mount a cold case review. Among the unsolved murders they're examining is that of Rosie Duff. But someone else has his own idea of justice. One of the original quartet dies in a suspicious house fire and soon after, a second is killed. Alex fears the worst. Someone is taking revenge for Rosie Duff. And it might just save his life if he can uncover who really killed Rosie all those years ago
Member of
Summary
The first novel in the bestselling Karen Pirie seriesThe award-winning Number One bestseller and Queen of crime fiction Val McDermid carves out a stunning psychological thriller.
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Tone
Writing style
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121677
Cataloging source
DLC
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Mcdermid, Val
Dewey number
823.914
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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True
Series statement
Karen Pirie novels
Series volume
0001
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  • Fiction
  • Mystery
  • Thriller
  • Historical Fiction
Target audience
adult
Label
The Distant Echo
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Publication
Control code
OVERDRIVE:f98fc5c2-0381-496a-a8d6-47b12438e426
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Form of item
electronic
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True
Isbn
9781429977623
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Specific material designation
optical disk
Label
The Distant Echo
Publication
Control code
OVERDRIVE:f98fc5c2-0381-496a-a8d6-47b12438e426
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Form of item
electronic
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True
Isbn
9781429977623
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Specific material designation
optical disk

Library Locations

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      175 Monmouth Street, Independence, OR, 97351, US
      44.851488 -123.185756
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