Winter house: Kathleen Mallory Series, Book 8
Carol O'Connell's last novel, Dead Famous, made multiple best-of-year lists and won critical acclaim nationwide. "O'Connell brings a hard edge of greatness to the crime thriller," wrote the San Jose Mercury News. "A tough and brilliant action-, wit-, and surprise-packed novel." But never has Mallory faced as many surprises as in the case before her now. It seems cut-and-dried at first: a burglar has been caught in the act and killed by an ice pick-wielding home owner. Except that the home owner turns out to be the most famous lost child in NYPD history, missing for almost sixty years, thought to have been kidnapped following the massacre of her family: five siblings, father, stepmother, nanny, and housekeeper -nearly the entire household wiped out . . . with an ice pick. Filled with the intricate plotting and extraordinary characterization that are O'Connell's hallmarks, Winter Houseis her most powerful-and most astonishing-novel yet.
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|Grouping Title||winter house|
|Grouping Author||oconnell carol|
|Last Grouping Update||2018-07-17 22:54:22PM|
|Last Indexed||2018-07-17 23:26:33PM|
|available_at_catalog||Bellevue, Bellevue Kids, Main Kids, Main Library|
|detailed_location_catalog||Bellevue - Adult Fiction, Main Library - Adult Fiction|
In this riveting thriller from New York Times bestselling author Carol O'Connell, New York City officer Kathleen Mallory purges a woman of her mysterious past—and the flesh-and-blood ghosts of a violent family legacy.
At first, NYPD detective Kathleen Mallory thinks the case is simple: a burglar caught in the act and stabbed with an ice pick by a vulnerable homeowner. Except that the dead man was not a burglar, but a hired killer. And the homeowner is the most famous missing child in NYPD history, believed kidnapped more than sixty years ago after the massacre of her entire family...by an ice pick. As Mallory investigates, an astonishing story emerges, one of murderous greed and family horror, abandonment and loss, revenge and twisted love—and a terrifying secret that has yet to claim its final victim.
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|isbn||9780399152115, 9781440679445, 9781593163143|
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|owning_library_catalog||Nashville Public Library|
|owning_location_catalog||Bellevue, Bellevue Kids, Main Kids, Main Library|
|record_details||ils:CARL0000226281|Book|Books||English|G.P. Putnam's Sons,|2004.|306 p. ; 24 cm., overdrive:b8f3af76-d889-4d35-8c77-1deee70a1c92|eBook|eBook||English|Penguin Publishing Group|2005|, overdrive:df8aed9e-2379-4992-8674-ac941a0f8591|eAudiobook|Audio Books||English|Listen & Live Audio, Inc.|||
|series||Kathleen Mallory mysteries|
|series_with_volume||Kathleen Mallory mysteries|8|
|subject_facet||Mallory, Kathleen (Fictitious character) -- Fiction, New York (N.Y.) -- Fiction, Police -- New York (State) -- New York -- Fiction, Policewomen -- Fiction|
|title_full||Winter House Kathleen Mallory Series, Book 8, Winter house / Carol O'Connell|
|title_sub||Kathleen Mallory Series, Book 8|
|topic_facet||Fiction, Mallory, Kathleen (Fictitious character), Mystery, Police, Policewomen, Thriller|