The Likeness (Dublin Murder Squad #2)

Author: Tana French
Homepage 9780340924792

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General Fields

  • : $19.99(AUD)
  • : 9780340924792
  • : Hodder & Stoughton
  • : Hodder & Stoughton Ltd
  • : 0.504
  • : April 2009
  • : 197mm X 130mm
  • : 14.99
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  • : books

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  • : Dublin Murder Squad
  • : Paperback
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  • : 704
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Barcode 9780340924792
9780340924792

Description

New York Times bestselling author Tana French: "has become required reading for anyone who appreciates tough, unflinching intelligence and ingenious plotting" (The New York Times) "is the most interesting, most important crime novelist to emerge in the past 10 years" (The Washington Post), "inspires cultic devotion in readers...most crime fiction is diverting; French's is consuming." (The New Yorker) Look out for Tana French's newest novel, The Trespasser, available now In the "compelling" and "pitch perfect" follow up to Tana French's runaway bestseller In the Woods, it's six months later and Cassie Maddox has transferred out of the Dublin Murder squad. But an urgent telephone call beckons Cassie to a grisly crime scene. The victim looks exactly like Cassie and carries ID identifying herself as Alexandra Madison, an alias Cassie once used as an undercover cop. Suddenly, Cassie must discover not only who killed this girl, but, more importantly, who is this girl?

Author description

Tana French grew up in Ireland, Italy, the US and Malawi, and has lived in Dublin since 1990. She trained as a professional actress at Trinity College, Dublin. Her first novel, In the Woods, won the Clarion award in 2007 for First Fiction, and the Edgar in the USA in 2008 for best first novel. She works in theatre, film and voiceover and is a member of PurpleHeart Theatre Company.