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Author: Aly Monroe
Publisher: London : John Murray, 2011.
Series: Peter Cotton mystery, 3.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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1947 England is haggard by the scarcities of war and the blight of a harsh winter. In this cold, corrupt, and bankrupt world, Peter Cotton, a Colonial Intelligence officer, continues his adventurous series as Harold Watkins (homosexual previously convicted for "gross indecency") is found dead in his hotel room, suspected of committing suicide by means of a poisoned apple. Cotton's quest for truth envelopes a world  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Spy stories
Thrillers (Fiction)
Fiction
Spy fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Aly Monroe
ISBN: 9781848544833 1848544839
OCLC Number: 720534804
Awards: CWA Ellis Peters Historical Dagger, 2012.
Description: 435 pages ; 24 cm.
Series Title: Peter Cotton mystery, 3.
Responsibility: by Aly Monroe.

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Winner of the 2012 Ellis Peters Historical Fiction Award, ICELIGHT is the third in the critically acclaimed Peter Cotton series following the fortunes of British spy Peter Cotton. For all fans of  Read more...

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'Confirms Aly Monroe's genius for creating such tension that, while nothing much happens, you don't want things to stop not happening. She's commercial writing's rarest beast - a gloriously defiant Read more...

 
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