Green Hills Branch Library is closed Nov 19-24 for parking lot maintenance. Get details.

Tell us what you think! Take our Facilities Satisfaction Survey.

The Curse of the House of Foskett: Gower Street Detective Series, Book 2

Book Cover
Average Rating
5 star
 
(0)
4 star
 
(0)
3 star
 
(1)
2 star
 
(0)
1 star
 
(0)
Series:
Publisher:
Varies, see individual formats and editions
Pub. Date:
2015.
Language:
English
Description
125 Gower Street, 1882.Sidney Grice once had a reputation as London's most perspicacious personal detective. But since his last case led an innocent man to the gallows, business has been light. Listless and depressed, Grice has taken to lying in the bath for hours, emerging in the evenings for a little dry toast and a lot of tea. Usually a voracious reader, he will pick up neither book nor newspaper. He has not even gathered the strength to re-insert his glass eye. His ward, March Middleton, has been left to dine alone.Then an eccentric member of a Final Death Society has the temerity to die on his study floor. Finally, Sidney and March have an investigation to mount -- an investigation that will draw them to an eerie house in Kew, and the mysterious Baroness Foskett...
Also in This Series
More Like This
More Details
ISBN:
9781605986692
9781605987361
Reviews from GoodReads
Loading GoodReads Reviews.
Staff View

Grouping Information

Grouped Work ID 2daca670-9042-0121-a5bc-82e927526d86
Grouping Title curse of the house of foskett
Grouping Author kasasian m r c
Grouping Category book
Last Grouping Update 2018-11-14 04:50:20AM
Last Indexed 2018-11-14 04:52:23AM

Solr Details

accelerated_reader_interest_level
accelerated_reader_point_value 0
accelerated_reader_reading_level 0
author M. R. C. Kasasian
author_display Kasasian, M. R. C
available_at_catalog Edmondson Pike, Edmondson Pike Kids, Goodlettsville
collection_catalog Fiction
detailed_location_catalog Edmondson Pike - Adult Fiction, Goodlettsville - Adult Fiction
display_description "125 Gower Street, 1882: Sidney Grice once had a reputation as London's most perspicacious personal detective. But since his last case led an innocent men to the gallows, business has been light. Listless and depressed, Grice has taken to lying in the bath for hours, emerging in the evenings for a little dry toast and a lot of tea. Usually a voracious reader, he will pick up neither book nor newspaper. He has not even gathered the strength to re-insert his glass eye. His ward, March Middleton, has been left to dine alone. Then an eccentric member of a Final Death Society has the temerity to die on his study floor. Finally Sidney and March have an investigation to mount--an investigation that will draw them to an eerie house in Kew, and the mysterious Baroness Foskett ..."-- From dust jacket flap.
format_catalog Book, eBook
format_category_catalog Books, eBook
id 2daca670-9042-0121-a5bc-82e927526d86
isbn 9781605986692, 9781605987361
item_details ils:CARL0000453407|35192046920520|Edmondson Pike - Adult Fiction|Fiction Kasasia|||1|false|false|||||On Shelf||EP||, ils:CARL0000453407|35192046920538|Goodlettsville - Adult Fiction|Fiction Kasasia|||1|false|false|||||On Shelf||GO||, overdrive:503fcd5f-7584-4310-beba-1eb8b3eceaf6|-1|Online OverDrive Collection|Online OverDrive|eBook|eBook|1|false|true|OverDrive|||Adobe EPUB eBook,Kindle Book,OverDrive Read|Checked Out||||
itype_catalog , Book
last_indexed 2018-11-14T10:52:23.61Z
lexile_score -1
literary_form Fiction
literary_form_full Fiction, Novels
local_callnumber_catalog Fiction Kasasia
owning_library_catalog Nashville Public Library
owning_location_catalog Edmondson Pike, Edmondson Pike Kids, Goodlettsville
primary_isbn 9781605986692
publishDate 2015
record_details ils:CARL0000453407|Book|Books|First Pegasus Books hardcover edition.|English|Pegasus Crime,|2015.|408 pages ; 24 cm., overdrive:503fcd5f-7584-4310-beba-1eb8b3eceaf6|eBook|eBook||English|Pegasus Books|2015|
recordtype grouped_work
scoping_details_catalog
Bib IdItem IdGrouped StatusStatusLocally OwnedAvailableHoldableBookableIn Library Use OnlyLibrary OwnedHoldable PTypesBookable PTypesLocal Url
overdrive:503fcd5f-7584-4310-beba-1eb8b3eceaf6 -1 Checked Out Checked Out false false true false false false
ils:CARL0000453407 35192046920538 On Shelf On Shelf false true true false false true
ils:CARL0000453407 35192046920520 On Shelf On Shelf false true true false false true
series Gower Street detectives
series_with_volume Gower Street detectives|2
subject_facet Detective and mystery stories, English, England -- Social life and customs -- 19th century -- Fiction, Historical fiction, English, Private investigators -- England -- London -- Fiction
title_display The Curse of the House of Foskett
title_full The Curse of the House of Foskett / M.R.C. Kasasian, The Curse of the House of Foskett Gower Street Detective Series, Book 2
title_short The Curse of the House of Foskett
title_sub Gower Street Detective Series, Book 2
topic_facet Detective and mystery stories, English, Fiction, Historical fiction, English, Mystery, Private investigators, Social life and customs