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Island of bones

Author: Imogen Robertson
Publisher: London : Headline Review, 2011.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Cumbria, 1783. A broken heritage; a secret history ... The tomb of the first Earl of Greta should have lain undisturbed on its island of bones for three hundred years. When idle curiosity opens the stone lid, however, inside is one body too many. Gabriel Crowther's family bought the Gretas' land long ago, and has suffered its own bloody history.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
History
Thrillers (Fiction)
Historical fiction
Mystery fiction
Suspense fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Imogen Robertson
ISBN: 9780755372034 0755372034 9780755372027 0755372026
OCLC Number: 722940844
Notes: "England, 1873. An ancient family tomb will reveal a wealth of secrets"--Cover.
Awards: Short-listed for CWA Ellis Peters Historical Award 2011
Description: 376 pages : 1 map ; 24 cm.
Responsibility: Imogen Robertson.

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'This series, launched after Robertson won a Telegraph writing competition, continues to excel' -- Daily Telegraph 'Chillingly memorable...an extraordinary thriller' -- Tess Gerritsen

 
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