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The Orpheus trail

Author: Maureen Duffy
Publisher: London : Arcadia, 2009.
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"When a child is found dead among the charred remains of a pier fire, surrounded by the old-fashioned toys of the Greek god Dionysus and a ritualistic fire basket, Detective Inspector Hildreth calls in the local museum’s curator, Alex Kish, to help him decipher the mysterious symbolism. Soon afterwards an ancient Saxon amulet is stolen from the museum and the dead bodies of other young boys begin to turn up arranged  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Suspense fiction
Thrillers (Fiction)
Fiction
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Duffy, Maureen.
Orpheus trail.
London : Arcadia, 2009
(OCoLC)648776910
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Maureen Duffy
ISBN: 9781906413057 1906413053
OCLC Number: 276814911
Description: 212 pages ; 22 cm
Responsibility: Maureen Duffy.

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Soon afterwards an ancient Saxon amulet is stolen from the museum and the dead bodies of young boys begin to turn up arranged as grotesque works of art with components of the gold amulet around their  Read more...

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