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Straws upon the surface

Author: A M Story; Terry Wale
Publisher: Whitley Bay, Tyne & Wear : Soundings, ℗2009.
Edition/Format:   Audiobook on CD : CD audio : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"When Councillor Amos Cotswold's friends suspect him of killing an elderly lady, he's targeted by a greedy developer, seeking to discredit him by reporting that Amos is pressurizing old folk. Amos finds that it's not only his position which is threatened, but also the villagers who depend on his protection. Then the memory of a young woman, who disappeared forty years ago, gets painfully resurrected, but things get  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Detective and mystery stories
Detective and mystery fiction
Audiobooks
Fiction
Material Type: Audio book, etc.
Document Type: Sound Recording
All Authors / Contributors: A M Story; Terry Wale
ISBN: 9781407911410 1407911414
OCLC Number: 489407706
Performer(s): Read by Terry Wale.
Description: 7 audio discs (approximately 8 hr.) : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Responsibility: A.M. Story.

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"When Councillor Amos Cotswold's friends suspect him of killing an elderly lady, he's targeted by a greedy developer, seeking to discredit him by reporting that Amos is pressurizing old folk. Amos finds that it's not only his position which is threatened, but also the villagers who depend on his protection. Then the memory of a young woman, who disappeared forty years ago, gets painfully resurrected, but things get even worse. With three attempts on his life, a run-in with organized car crime and an ambivalent relationship with the local gypsies - Amos is forced to discover what links them all... " --Publisher.

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