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Taken

Taken by  Inger Ash Wolfe - from Better World Books  (SKU: 306495-75)
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Taken

by Wolfe, Inger Ash

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ISBN 10
0151013535
ISBN 13
9780151013531
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Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Used - Good. Former Library book. Shows some signs of wear, and may have some markings on the inside.

Synopsis

Detective Inspector Hazel Micallef is having a bad year. After major back surgery, she has no real option but to move into her ex-husband’s basement and suffer the humiliation of his new wife bringing her meals down on a tray. As if that weren’t enough, Hazel’s octogenarian mother secretly flushes Hazel’s stash of painkillers down the toilet.   It’s almost a relief when Hazel gets a call about a body fished up by tourists in one of the lakes near Port Dundas. But what raises the hair on the back of Micallef ’s neck is that the local paper has just published the first installment of a serialized story featuring such a scenario. Even before they head out to the lake with divers to recover the body, she and DC James Wingate, leading the police detachment in Micallef ’s absence, know they are being played. But it’s not clear who is pulling their strings and why, nor is what they find at the lake at all what they expected. It’s Micallef herself who is snared, caught up in a cryptic game devised by someone who knows how to taunt her into opening a cold case, someone who knows that nothing will stop her investigation.   The second novel featuring Hazel Micallef, “a compelling, unlikely hero” ( Entertainment Weekly ), is a stunning and suspenseful exploration of the obsessive far reaches of love, confirming Inger Ash Wolfe as one of the best mystery writers today.

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Bookseller
Better World Books US (US)
Bookseller Inventory #
306495-75
Title
Taken
Author
Wolfe, Inger Ash
Book condition
Used - Good
Quantity available
2
Binding
Trade Cloth
ISBN 10
0151013535
ISBN 13
9780151013531
Publisher
Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company
Place of Publication
New York
This edition first published
2010-07-15

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