Resolution: Garnethill Trilogy, Book 3
Blending suspense, compassion, raw instinct, and grim wit, Denise Mina's Resolution completes her compelling Garnethill trilogy (which includes two New York Times Book Review Notable Books of the Year) that Val McDermid, author of A Place of Execution, calls "head and shoulders above much of contemporary crime fiction." In her gripping new crime novel, Mina returns once more to the seamier precincts of Glasgow and the untidy world of the hapless but resolute Maureen O'Donnell. Maureen's abusive father has shown up again in Glasgow; and Angus Farrell, the psychologist who so gruesomely murdered her therapist-boyfriend, is going on trial--with Maureen as the star witness. Meanwhile, she's embroiled in another hard-bitten family's feud when Ella McGee, an elderly stallholder at the flea market where Maureen sells illegally imported cigarettes, decides to take her son to small-claims court over unpaid wages and then turns up beaten brutally in Albert Hospital. Violence hovers in the most familiar precincts of Maureen's Garnethill, and Denise Mina once again proves herself to be an award-winning writer.
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|Grouping Author||mina denise|
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Irresistibly blending suspense, mystery, compassion, raw instinct, and grim wit, Resolution provides a wrenching conclusion to Denise Mina's universally acclaimed Garnethill trilogy.
Life has gotten no easier for Maureen O'Donnell since the events in Exile. Already deeply in debt and struggling with alchoholism, she now faces her most formidable challenges yet: testifying against her boyfriend's murderer and the return of her abusive father to Glasgow. As family matters deteriorate and violence hovers over the familiar neighborhoods of Garnethill, the world becomes a darker, more dangerous and even deadly place for Maureen.
A New York Times Notable Book of the Year
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|owning_library_catalog||Nashville Public Library|
|owning_location_catalog||Main Kids, Main Library|
|record_details||ils:CARL0000184330|Book|Books||English|Carroll & Graf Publishers,|2002, c2001.|366 p. ; 24 cm., overdrive:ca698847-7836-43f7-bfb2-e80c9ab9b19b|eBook|eBook||English|Little, Brown and Company|2007||
|series||Maureen O'Donnell novels|
|series_with_volume||Maureen O'Donnell novels|3|
|subject_facet||Detective and mystery stories, English, O'Donnell, Maureen (Fictitious character) -- Fiction|
|title_full||Resolution / Denise Mina, Resolution Garnethill Trilogy, Book 3|
|title_sub||Garnethill Trilogy, Book 3|
|topic_facet||Detective and mystery stories, English, Fiction, Mystery, O'Donnell, Maureen (Fictitious character), Thriller|