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Light from a distant star : a novel

Author: Mary McGarry Morris
Publisher: New York : Crown, 2011.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Fiction : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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"When violence erupts in the lovely Peck house, the prime suspect seems obvious. Nellie knows who the real murderer is, but is soon silenced by fear and the threat of scandal. The truth, as she sees it, is shocking and unthinkable, and with everyone's eyes riveted on her in the courtroom, Nellie finds herself seized with doubt. No one will listen. No one believes her, and a man's life hangs in the balance."--Cover  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Detective and mystery fiction
Bildungsromans
Electronic books
Fiction
Mystery fiction
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Morris, Mary McGarry.
Light from a distant star.
New York : Crown, 2011
(DLC) 2010039186
(OCoLC)666404744
Material Type: Document, Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Mary McGarry Morris
ISBN: 9780307451873 0307451879
OCLC Number: 773579717
Description: 1 online resource (326 pages)
Responsibility: Mary McGarry Morris.
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"When violence erupts in the lovely Peck house, the prime suspect seems obvious. Nellie knows who the real murderer is, but is soon silenced by fear and the threat of scandal. The truth, as she sees it, is shocking and unthinkable, and with everyone's eyes riveted on her in the courtroom, Nellie finds herself seized with doubt. No one will listen. No one believes her, and a man's life hangs in the balance."--Cover page [2-3].

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