5 edition of Broken ground found in the catalog.
|Series||Perennial fiction library|
|LC Classifications||PS3561.E3 B7 1989|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||336 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||336|
|LC Control Number||88045616|
Jun 05, · Fourth in Joe Clifford's Jay Porter Series Jay Porter is a flawed handyman struggling to keep his life together while standing up to forces he perceives as evil The author is a former homeless heroin addict—now the father of 3/5(4). Oct 07, · I could have just done without them. Secondly, you know the murderer with % of the book to go (the rest of the book is the lawyers and police getting the case together), and that felt too long, n this book at least. Finally, the epilogue tied up too many loose ends. I think the book could have been better with a few more unanswered questions/5().
Dec 05, · In Broken Ground, Val McDermid returns to one of my favourite characters of hers, detective chief inspector Karen Pirie, of the Historic Cases Unit The DCI – 'a dumpy wee woman with bad hair and terrible dress sense' who can pull out 'the kind of smile that makes small children whimper and cling to their mother’s legs' – is as intuitive, courageous and grumpy as ever, and McDermid’s 3/4(13). Oct 16, · Every woman loves a man who's good with his hands. Clay McGavran was way beyond good. At building, demolition, and other activities that worked up a sweat. But he was far from perfect. He'd made mistakes. Some of which had almost cost him everything. And he was abo /5(2).
Dec 14, · "BROKEN GROUND is another terrific thriller from Val McDermid and a fine entry in her engrossing series." We then move forward to modern-day Edinburgh, Scotland, where Karen is still stinging from the death of her lover and fellow police officer, Phil . Sep 04, · Broken Ground (Book): McDermid, Val: When a body is discovered in the remote depths of the Highlands, DCI Karen Pirie finds herself in the right place at the right time. Unearthed with someone's long-buried inheritance, the victim seems to belong to the distant past - until new evidence suggests otherwise, and Karen is called in to unravel a case where nothing is as it seems. It's not long.
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Broken Ground is the fifth book in the Inspector Karen Pirie series. Detective Chief Inspector Pirie heads the Historic Crime Unit for Police I used to have a policy not to jump into a series midstream but, since joining NetGalley, that has fallen by the wayside as I /5.
Dec 06, · Broken Ground is another smart procedural from an expert of the form.”―Kristen Lepionka, author of the Roxane Weary mystery series “There’s a reason readers around the world look forward to a new book by the ‘queen of crime’ and Val McDermid’s legions of fans will not be disappointed with this one McDermid never puts a foot wrong/5().
Broken Ground is a riveting exploration of the dark, brooding presence of the First World War in the lives of the inhabitants of a “soldier’s settlement” on Vancouver Island. From out of a stubborn, desolate landscape studded with tree stumps, the settlers of Portuguese Creek have built a /5.
Dec 22, · Broken Ground (Spirit Animals: Fall of the Beasts, Book 2) [Victoria Schwab] on thuoctrigiatruyenbaphuong.com *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. A new threat faces the world of Erdas in this continuation of the New York Times bestselling series.
Something ancient and evil has awoken from beneath the world of Erdas. Shrouded in shadow and older than memory/5(71). May 14, · Broken Ground is the fourth novel in his Jay Porter series.
In all his Jay Porter novels, Clifford uses the backdrop of drug abuse to shine a light on the misunderstood and marginalized, while weaving personal tragedies into narratives that compel and transcend as well as entertain.4/5(5). A Gripping and Atmospheric Thriller Broken Ground is a police procedural set in Scotland and the fifth book in the Karen Pirie series.
Despite being the fifth book of the series, readers will not have any problem picking up on the main characters or understanding the story/5(17). Nov 30, · Almost in passing, “Broken Ground” is revelatory in that regard.
Richard Lipez writes the Don Strachey private eye novels under the name Richard Stevenson. BROKEN GROUNDAuthor: Richard Lipez. Broken Ground. By Victoria Schwab.
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Aug 23, · Broken Ground. Synopsis: As Karen gets closer to the several truths, it becomes clear that not everyone shares her desire for justice. Or even the idea of what justice is. Alice Somerville’s inheritance lies six feet under in a Highland peat bog – a pair of valuable vintage motorbikes buried by her grandfather at the end of World War II.
Oct 07, · Broken Ground (Karen Pirie) Hardcover – 23 Aug by Val McDermid (Author)/5(). Broken Ground by Val McDermid From internationally bestselling crime author Val McDermid comes a shocking new Karen Pirie novel about a mysterious corpse and a fight for the truth.
Dec 01, · Book reviews. Broken Ground Val McDermid Review by Bruce Tierney. December It’sthe closing days of World War II. Two men dig feverishly in a peat bog in Scotland to create a hole large enough to accommodate a pair of American motorcycles.
Fast-forward to current day, when the granddaughter of one of the men decides to unearth the. Broken Ground is the second book in the Fall of the Beasts series. It is written by Victoria Schwab.
Uraza, Essix, and three Redcloaks are depicted on the cover. Something ancient and evil has awoken from beneath the world of Erdas. Shrouded in shadow and older than memory, just a sliver of its. BROKEN GROUND. by Val McDermid.
BUY NOW FROM. AMAZON takes over the book just as the plot about the body buried in the bog is gearing up. One of the best things about this series is the details of Karen's working life, the obstacles as well as the satisfactions, and the.
Sep 04, · Broken Ground (Book): McDermid, Val: Six feet under in a Highland peat bog lies Alice Somerville's inheritance, buried by her grandfather at the end of World War II. But when Alice finally uncovers it, she finds an unwanted surprise--a body with a bullet hole between the eyes.
Meanwhile, DCI Pirie is called in to unravel a case where nothing is quite as it seems. And as she gets closer to. Aug 26, · This is another great book in this consistently reliable and entertaining series though it does mean I know there’ll be a wait until we meet DCI Pirie again and I’m not good with delayed gratification.
Broken Ground by Val McDermid will be published in Australia by Hachette and available in paperback from 28 August /5. In Broken Ground, though, these random appearances halt the pacing of the book. Conversely, the stable characters are people in whom the reader wants to invest.
Karen Pirie may be a bit like a hundred other detectives, but she is interesting regardless. "A masterfully written historical novel …Broken Ground is not to be missed." "The characters remind the reader that while the world is full of broken people, promises and ground, there is hope.
Ruth is an encouraging character who finds herself after losing everything."/5(7). Broken Ground (Book): McDermid, Val: 'Somebody has been here before us.
And he's still here' When a body is discovered in the remote depths of the Highlands, DCI Karen Pirie finds herself in the right place at the right time. Unearthed with someone's long-buried inheritance, the victim seems to belong to the distant past - until new evidence suggests otherwise, and Karen is called in.
Broken Ground by Lawrence J McAndrews Book Resume: Throughout United States history, and particularly from the s through the s, education was a sensitive political issue which preoccupied Congresses, Presidents and interest groups. Broken Ground (Book): Keeble, John: Univ of Washington Pr Outstanding Title, University Press Books for Public and Secondary School LibrariesBroken Ground employs a construction project in the Oregon desert as the basis for a story with far-reaching political and moral implications.
Hank Lafleur has been sent to supervise the project, which is a prison-for-profit financed by a.Sep 04, · Broken Ground (Book): McDermid, Val: Internationally bestselling author Val McDermid is one of our finest crime writers, and her gripping, masterfully plotted novels have garnered millions of readers from around the globe.
In Broken Ground, cold case detective Karen Pirie faces her hardest challenge yet. Six feet under in a Highland peat bog lies Alice Somerville's inheritance, buried .Broken Ground (Book): McDermid, Val: When a body is discovered in the remote depths of the Highlands, DCI Karen Pirie finds herself in the right place at the right time.
Unearthed with someone's long-buried inheritance, the victim seems to belong to the distant past - until new evidence suggests otherwise, and Karen is called in to unravel a case where nothing is as it seems. It's not long.