Death of a celebrity
(Book)

Book Cover
Average Rating
5 star
 
(1)
4 star
 
(0)
3 star
 
(1)
2 star
 
(0)
1 star
 
(0)
Series:
Published:
New York : Mysterious Press, 2002.
Format:
Book
Physical Desc:
259 pages ; 22 cm.
Status:
Annex - Adult Fiction
Fiction Beaton
Hermitage - Adult Fiction
Fiction Beaton
Richland Park - Adult Fiction
Fiction Beaton
Description
"Access to Lochdubh is along a single, twisting, one-track road, but even its isolation can't keep Crystal French of Strathbane Television from dragging her crew and cameras into town. There to do a new show focusing on village life, Crystal quickly earns the outrage of the local folks when she rakes up old scandals and intimate secrets - tactics that promptly get her high ratings. Soon, even the local astrology column is hinting that Crystal had better watch her step. And no one, least of all Constable Hamish Macbeth, is surprised when she is killed." "Glum with the news that his former fiancee, the incomparable Priscilla, has found a new love interest, Macbeth fails to notice that the writer of the astrology column, a pretty lady named Elspeth Grant, has taken a fancy to him. He spends his time with his dog Lugs, all the while bucking the police brass with his own theories about who murdered Crystal." "Warned off the case by his Strathbane superiors, Macbeth is left to question a troupe of gypsies about quarters stolen from the Lochdubh Laundromat. But when violence again disrupts the placid Highland air, Macbeth finds his theories evaporating. With a new threat appearing on the horizon - one that would forever tear him away from his beloved Lochdubh - everything is unclear in Macbeth's world, except for his own haunting suspicion that the killer is someone he knows all to well ..."--BOOK JACKET.Title Summary field provided by Blackwell North America, Inc. All Rights Reserved
Also in This Series
Copies
Location
Call Number
Status
Annex - Adult Fiction
Fiction Beaton
On Shelf
Hermitage - Adult Fiction
Fiction Beaton
On Shelf
Richland Park - Adult Fiction
Fiction Beaton
On Shelf
More Like This
Other Editions and Formats
More Details
Language:
English
ISBN:
0892966769, 0446612049 (pbk.)
Reviews from GoodReads
Loading GoodReads Reviews.
Citations
APA Citation (style guide)

Beaton, M. C. (2002). Death of a celebrity. New York: Mysterious Press.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Beaton, M. C. 2002. Death of a Celebrity. New York: Mysterious Press.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Beaton, M. C, Death of a Celebrity. New York: Mysterious Press, 2002.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Beaton, M. C. Death of a Celebrity. New York: Mysterious Press, 2002. Print.

Note! Citation formats are based on standards as of July 2010. Citations contain only title, author, edition, publisher, and year published. Citations should be used as a guideline and should be double checked for accuracy.
Staff View
Grouped Work ID:
9ef1ca86-2bcc-7a6c-66b1-fd9eb2e0d4bd
Go To GroupedWorkView in Staff Client
Last File Modification TimeAug 02, 2019 11:24:30 PM
Last Grouped Work Modification TimeOct 22, 2019 10:53:45 PM

MARC Record

LEADER01389nam a2200361 a 4500
001ocm46937576
003OCoLC
00520011228084334.0
008010427s2001    nyu           000 1 eng  
010 |a 2001032679
020 |a 0892966769
020 |a 0446612049 (pbk.)
040 |a DLC|c DLC|d TNN
043 |a e-uk-st
049 |a TNNA
099 |a Fiction|a Beaton
1001 |a Beaton, M. C.
24510|a Death of a celebrity /|c M.C. Beaton.
260 |a New York :|b Mysterious Press,|c 2002.
300 |a 259 p. ;|c 22 cm.
650 0|a Detective and mystery stories, Scottish.
650 0|a MacBeth, Hamish (Fictitious character)|v Fiction.
650 0|a Police|z Scotland|z Highlands|v Fiction.
651 0|a Highlands (Scotland)|v Fiction.
898 |a qBook
898 |a qEnglish
907 |a .b15076246|b 08-05-16|c 12-28-01
910 |a CARL0000175437
949 |b 35192027597859|c Fiction Beaton|h AX|j AX|l AFIC|m BK|s S|p 23.95|w 71|x 20020212|t 20190130|q CNV|r CNV|v 1|y 20190122|z 0
949 |b 35192030218311|c Fiction Beaton|h HM|j HM|l AFIC|m BK|s S|p 23.95|w 69|x 20030613|t 20190606|q CNV|r CNV|v 8|y 20180504|z 3
949 |b 35192027597875|c Fiction Beaton|h RP|j RP|l AFIC|m BK|s S|p 23.95|w 80|x 20020212|t 20190508|q CNV|r CNV|v 4|y 20180525|z 0
991 |a ax|a ep|a hm|a oh|a rp|b 02-11-02|c m|d a|e @|f eng|g nyu|h 0|i 6
998 4|a LDR0905 20170610084522 NPUB |b LDR0905 20170610084522 NPUB