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Breckenridge Public Library M HAR (Text) 33500012820999 New Checked out 11/29/2019
Climax Public Library M HAR (Text) 33500012820981 New Available -

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  • ISBN: 1681778734
  • ISBN: 9781681778730
  • Physical Description: 284 pages ; 24 cm
  • Edition: First Pegasus Books hardcover edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Pegasus Books, 2018.

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Summary, etc.: The breakdown of Katherine Elder's relationship with artist Anthony Winter, a controversial painter of nudes, has sent her into a self-destructive tailspin. Now she's accused of his murder, and turns to her father, retired policeman Frank Elder. As he struggles to protect Katherine and prove her innocence, the terrors of the past threaten them both once more. -- adapted from info

  • Booklist Reviews : Booklist Reviews 2018 September #1
    *Starred Review* Retired Nottingham copper Frank Elder, appearing here in the fourth and final episode of the series, is in many ways an even more melancholic, depressive hero than Harvey's Charlie Resnick, star of his own classic series, which concluded in 2014 with the appropriately titled Darkness, Darkness?. Like Resnick, Elder constantly carries the weight of his past cases and the pain of lives lost, but whereas Resnick manages to find some solace in small things, like listening to jazz, Elder—isolated in distant Cornwall—only walks the headlands and, if anything, grows more withdrawn and bitter as he marches. When his estranged daughter, Katherine, reenters Elder's life, he immediately realizes she is in trouble. A relationship with an artist has gone very bad, and, when Elder sees the way the painter depicted Katherine in a series of paintings, his pent-up anger bursts to the fore. Soon the painter is murdered, and first Frank and then Katherine are suspects. Trouble lurks on other fronts, too, as Elder, whose life has been defined by his failure to protect his loved ones, struggles to muster his strength for one more attempt to save those who need saving. Harvey writes with great power about the disappointments and tragedies of living, and he always digs deep into the emotional recesses of his characters—all of which makes the devastating ending of this remarkable novel all the more powerful. Copyright 2018 Booklist Reviews.

Subject: Elder, Frank (Fictitious character) Fiction
Ex-police officers Fiction
Fathers and daughters Fiction
FICTION / Mystery & Detective / General
FICTION / Mystery & Detective / Amateur Sleuth
Elder, Frank (Fictitious character)
Ex-police officers
Fathers and daughters
Ex-police officers Fiction
Fathers and daughters Fiction
Artists Fiction
Elder, Frank (Fictitious character) Fiction
Murder Investigation England Fiction
Genre: Detective and mystery fiction.
Detective and mystery fiction.
Detective and mystery fiction.
Mystery fiction.
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