Kids Library Home

Welcome to the Kids' Library!

Search for books, movies, music, magazines, and more.

     
Available items only
Book Cover
Book
Author Izner, Claude.

Title The assassin in the Marais / Claude Izner ; translated by Lorenza Garcia and Isabel Reid.

Imprint New York : Minotaur Books, 2011.

Copies

Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library Fiction    M IZNER,CLA    Available
Edition 1st U.S. ed.
Description [x], 316 p. : map ; 22 cm.
Series A Victor Legris Mystery.
Note "First published in France as Le secret des Enfants-Rouges by Éditions 10/18"--T.p. verso.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references.
Summary "Paris, Spring 1892. Intrepid bookseller Victor Legris stumbles upon a new case to investigate when his business partner Kenji Mori's apartment is burgled. Curiously, the only item stolen is a decorative goblet of little value. But on learning that two people who were connected to the goblet have been murdered, Victor becomes convinced of its secret significance. He launches himself into the investigation, which takes him through the underbelly of Paris, in hot pursuit of the goblet as it is thrown in the garbage, picked up by a rag collector, and resold by several antique merchants, all the while leaving more dead bodies in its wake"--From publisher's description.
Subject Legris, Victor (Fictitious character) -- Fiction.
Murder -- France -- Paris -- Fiction.
Booksellers and bookselling -- France -- Paris -- Fiction.
Paris (France) -- History -- 1870-1940 -- Fiction.
Genre/Form Mystery fiction.
Added Author Garcia, Lorenza.
Reid, Isabel.
Added Title Secret des Enfants-Rouges. English.
ISBN 9780312662158 : $25.99
0312662157

 
    
Available items only