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The Resource The golden tresses of the dead : a Flavia de Luce novel, Alan Bradley

The golden tresses of the dead : a Flavia de Luce novel, Alan Bradley

Label
The golden tresses of the dead : a Flavia de Luce novel
Title
The golden tresses of the dead
Title remainder
a Flavia de Luce novel
Statement of responsibility
Alan Bradley
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Although it is autumn in the small English town of Bishop's Lacey, the chapel is decked with exotic flowers. Yes, Flavia de Luce's sister Ophelia is at last getting hitched, like a mule to a wagon. "A church is a wonderful place for a wedding," muses Flavia, "surrounded as it is by the legions of the dead, whose listening bones bear silent witness to every promise made at the altar." Flavia is not your normal twelve-year-old girl. An expert in the chemical nature of poisons, she has solved many mysteries, which has sharpened her considerable detection skills to the point where she had little choice but to turn professional. So Flavia and dependable Dogger, estate gardener and sounding board extraordinaire, set up shop at the once-grand mansion of Buckshaw, eager to serve--not so simple an endeavor with her odious, little moon-faced cousin, Undine, constantly underfoot. But Flavia and Dogger persevere. Little does she know that their first case will be extremely close to home, beginning with an unwelcome discovery in Ophelia's wedding cake: a human finger
Cataloging source
NLC
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1938-
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Bradley, C. Alan
Index
no index present
Literary form
novels
Series statement
Flavia de Luce
Series volume
10
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  • De Luce, Flavia
  • Child detectives
  • Weddings
  • Murder
Label
The golden tresses of the dead : a Flavia de Luce novel, Alan Bradley
Instantiates
Publication
Control code
on1080218337
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
305 pages
Isbn
9780385678476
Label
The golden tresses of the dead : a Flavia de Luce novel, Alan Bradley
Publication
Control code
on1080218337
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
305 pages
Isbn
9780385678476

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