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The great divide

Author: L J M Owen
Publisher: Melbourne, Vic. : Echo Publishing, 2019.
Series: Detective Jake Hunter series.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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In the rural Tasmanian town of Dunton, the body of a former headmistress of a children's home is discovered, revealing a tortured life and death. Detective Jake Hunter, newly-arrived, searches for her killer among past residents of the home. He unearths pain, secrets and broken adults. Pushing aside memories of his own treacherous past, Jake focuses all his energy on the investigation. Why are some of the children  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Detective and mystery fiction
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: L J M Owen
ISBN: 9781760685829 1760685828
OCLC Number: 1127312503
Notes: "Twisted secrets. Hidden victims. Monstrous crimes." -- Cover.
Description: 295 pages ; 24 cm.
Series Title: Detective Jake Hunter series.
Responsibility: L.J.M. Owen.

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In the rural Tasmanian town of Dunton, the body of a former headmistress of a children's home is discovered, revealing a tortured life and death. Detective Jake Hunter, newly-arrived, searches for her killer among past residents of the home. He unearths pain, secrets and broken adults. Pushing aside memories of his own treacherous past, Jake focuses all his energy on the investigation. Why are some of the children untraceable? What caused such damage among the survivors? The identity of the murderer seems hidden from Jake by Dunton's fog of prejudice and lies, until he is forced to confront not only the town's history but his own nature...

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