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Author Brookmyre, Christopher, 1968- author.

Title Black widow / Christopher Brookmyre.

Publication Info. New York : Atlantic Monthly Press, 2016.
©2016

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 GDL Central Library Fiction    M BROOKMYRE,CHR    Available
 PAS Allendale Branch Fiction, Mystery    M BROOKMYRE,C    Available
 PAS Central Library Fiction, Mystery    M BROOKMYRE,C    Available
 PAS Hastings Branch Fiction, Mystery    M BROOKMYRE,C    Available
1 copy being processed for GDL Central Library Fiction.
Description 422 pages ; 24 cm.
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Series Jack Parlabane thriller
Brookmyre, Christopher, 1968- Jack Parlabane thriller.
Note "First published in Great Britain in 2016 by Little, Brown"--Title page verso.
Summary There is no perfect marriage. There is no perfect murder. Diana Jager is clever, strong and successful, a skilled surgeon and fierce campaigner via her blog about sexism. Yet it takes only hours for her life to crumble when her personal details are released on the internet as revenge for her writing. Then she meets Peter. He's kind, generous, and knows nothing about her past: the second chance she's been waiting for. Within six months, they are married. Within six more, Peter is dead - and Diana on trial for his murder, a nightmare end to their fairytale romance. But Peter's sister Lucy doesn't believe in fairy tales, and tasks maverick reporter Jack Parlabane with discovering the dark truth behind the woman the media is calling Black Widow.
Awards Winner of the McIlvanney Prize for Scottish Crime Book of the Year.
Subject Parlabane, Jack (Fictitious character) -- Fiction.
Investigative reporting -- Fiction.
Journalists -- Fiction.
Murder -- Fiction.
Widows -- Fiction.
Blogs -- Fiction.
Bloggers -- Fiction.
Women surgeons -- Fiction.
Trials (Murder) -- Fiction.
Scotland -- Fiction.
Genre/Form Thrillers (Fiction).
Detective and mystery fiction.
Mystery fiction.
ISBN 9780802125736 (hardcover)
0802125735 (hardcover)

 
    
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