The Resource Love and death among the cheetahs, Rhys Bowen

Love and death among the cheetahs, Rhys Bowen

Label
Love and death among the cheetahs
Title
Love and death among the cheetahs
Statement of responsibility
Rhys Bowen
Title variation
Love & death among the cheetahs
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • While on their honeymoon in Kenya, Georgie and Darcy O'Mara investigate the suspicious death of Lord Cheriton, an investigation that the English enclave of Happy Valley--of which Lord Cheriton was a member--would like closed as quickly as possible
  • Georgie is excited when Darcy announces out of the blue that they are flying to Kenya for their extended honeymoon-- but when arrive she suspects he has actually been sent there on an assignment. They are picked up in Nairobi and taken to a lovely house in Happy Valley, the center of upper-class English life. There have been some spectacular robberies in London and Paris, and it is suspected that the thief may have fled to Kenya. The decadent lifestyle at Happy Valley involves wild parties and rampant infidelity. When Lord Cheriton makes a play for Georgie she rebuffs him-- and he is later found dead along a lonely stretch of road. And almost everyone has a motive to want Lord Cheriton dead. -- adapted from back cover
Member of
Summary
When Georgie and Darcy arrive in Kenya's Happy Valley for their honeymoon, one of the leaders in the community is found dead, forcing them to navigate the local aristocracy's wild parties and rampant infidelities to identify a killer in hiding
Theme
Tone
Writing style
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10795244
Cataloging source
CNWPU
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Bowen, Rhys,
Dewey number
823.914
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
  • A Royal Spyness mystery
  • Thorndike Press large print core
Series volume
0013
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Murder
  • Rannoch, Georgie (Fictitious character)
  • Women spies
  • British
  • Robbery investigation
  • Kenya
Target audience
adult
Label
Love and death among the cheetahs, Rhys Bowen
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • [Large Print]
  • Hardcover
  • Sequel to: Four funerals and maybe a wedding
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Control code
1110868670
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
Large print edition.
Extent
459 pages (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781432867102
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
n
Label
Love and death among the cheetahs, Rhys Bowen
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • [Large Print]
  • Hardcover
  • Sequel to: Four funerals and maybe a wedding
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Control code
1110868670
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
Large print edition.
Extent
459 pages (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781432867102
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
n

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