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Career of evil

Author: Robert Galbraith
Publisher: London : Sphere, 2018. ©2015.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : TV tie-in editionView all editions and formats
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When a mysterious package is delivered to Robin Ellacott, she is horrified to discover that it contains a woman's severed leg. Her boss, private detective Cormoran Strike, is less surprised but no less alarmed. There are four people from his past who he thinks could be responsible - and Strike knows that any one of them is capable of sustained and unspeakable brutality. With the police focusing on the one suspect  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Detective and mystery fiction
Fiction
Named Person: Cormoran Strike, (Fictitious character); Cormoran Strike, (Fictitious character)
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Robert Galbraith
ISBN: 9780751571417 0751571415
OCLC Number: 1034807688
Notes: "Now a major BBC TV drama" -- Cover.
Awards: Winner of Audies Award 2016 (UK)
Winner of Dead Good Award 2016 (UK)
Short-listed for Audible Sounds of Crime Award at Crimefest 2016 (UK)
Long-listed for Theakstons Old Peculier Crime Novel of the Year 2016 (UK)
Description: 597 pages ; 20 cm.
Other Titles: Strike (Television program)
Responsibility: Robert Galbraith.

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Now a major BBC Drama, Career of Evil is the number one bestseller and third book in the highly acclaimed crime fiction series by J.K. Rowling, writing under the pseudonym, Robert Galbraith.  Read more...

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