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The Resource Cold Blood : A Lorraine Page Thriller, Lynda La Plante

Cold Blood : A Lorraine Page Thriller, Lynda La Plante

Label
Cold Blood : A Lorraine Page Thriller
Title
Cold Blood
Title remainder
A Lorraine Page Thriller
Statement of responsibility
Lynda La Plante
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Suspicion and fear surround the mysterious disappearance of a movie star's daughter. The race to claim the reward for finding Anna Louise Caley - dead or alive - spirals into a deadly voodoo trail in the French quarter of New Orleans. In her desperation to succeed in this, her first case as a private detective, ex-Lieutenant Lorraine Page is caught in a web of deceit and violence that threatens to drag her back into the murky world she has fought so hard to escape. Continuing the investigation means risking everything. But the million-dollar bonus is one hell of an incentive not to back off from a case that could kill her - or give her the future and the professional respect she craves
Biographical or historical data
Lynda La Plante was born in Liverpool. She trained for the stage at RADA and worked with the National Theatre and RSC before becoming a television actress. She then turned to writing - and made her breakthrough with the phenomenally successful TV series Widows. Her novels have all been international bestsellers. Her original script for the much-acclaimed Prime Suspect won awards from BAFTA, British Broadcasting and the Royal Television Society as well as the 1993 Edgar Allan Poe Award. Lynda La Plante was made an honorary fellow of the British Film Institute and was given the BAFTA Dennis Potter Award in 2000. She was awarded a CBE in the Queen's Birthday Honours list in 2008 and was inaugurated into the Crime Thriller Writers' Hall of Fame in 2009. Visit Lynda at her website: www.lyndalaplante.com Twitter: @LaPlanteLyndawww.facebook.com/LyndaLaPlanteCBE.
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La Plante, Lynda
Index
no index present
Literary form
novels
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  • Missing persons
  • Women private investigators
  • Voodooism
  • Suspense fiction
  • Motion picture actors and actresses
  • Thriller
Target audience
general
Label
Cold Blood : A Lorraine Page Thriller, Lynda La Plante
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Paperback
Control code
9781849832649
Dimensions
20x13x4 cm.
Extent
592 p.
Isbn
9781849832649
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Specific material designation
regular print
Label
Cold Blood : A Lorraine Page Thriller, Lynda La Plante
Publication
Note
Paperback
Control code
9781849832649
Dimensions
20x13x4 cm.
Extent
592 p.
Isbn
9781849832649
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Specific material designation
regular print

Library Locations

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