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Violet Hill

Author: Henrietta McKervey
Publisher: Dublin : Hachette Books Ireland, 2018.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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December 1918: Post-War London is grieving, the city a wound whose dressing was taken off too soon. Violet Hill, the only female private detective in the city, is hired by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle's business manager to uncover spiritual trickery he believes is deceiving his employer. January 2018: Susanna is a super-recogniser, one of an elite Met Police team of officers with extraordinary powers for facial  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Detective and mystery fiction
Fiction
Historical fiction
Detective and mystery stories
Additional Physical Format: ebook version :
Named Person: Arthur Conan Doyle; Arthur Conan Doyle
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Henrietta McKervey
ISBN: 9781473682672 1473682673
OCLC Number: 1007080907
Description: 346 pages ; 24 cm
Responsibility: Henrietta McKervey.

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Compelling stories across two eras weave into this page-turning, literary adventure of identity, deception, danger - and detection.  Read more...

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An evocative and compelling read * Irish Times * A fascinating and extremely well-written blend of historical and contemporary crime fiction * Irish Independent *

 
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