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The Resource The golden tresses of the dead : a Flavia de Luce novel, Alan Bradley

The golden tresses of the dead : a Flavia de Luce novel, Alan Bradley

Label
The golden tresses of the dead : a Flavia de Luce novel
Title
The golden tresses of the dead
Title remainder
a Flavia de Luce novel
Statement of responsibility
Alan Bradley
Creator
Contributor
Author
Narrator
Subject
Genre
Language
en
Summary
"Although it is autumn in the small English town of Bishop's Lacey, the chapel is decked with exotic flowers. Yes, Flavia de Luce's sister Ophelia is at last getting hitched, like a mule to a wagon. "A church is a wonderful place for a wedding," muses Flavia, "surrounded as it is by the legions of the dead, whose listening bones bear silent witness to every promise made at the altar." Flavia is not your normal twelve-year-old girl. An expert in the chemical nature of poisons, she has solved many mysteries, which has sharpened her considerable detection skills to the point where she had little choice but to turn professional. So Flavia and dependable Dogger, estate gardener and sounding board extraordinaire, set up shop at the once-grand mansion of Buckshaw, eager to serve--not so simple an endeavor with her odious, little moon-faced cousin, Undine, constantly underfoot. But Flavia and Dogger persevere. Little does she know that their first case will be extremely close to home, beginning with an unwelcome discovery in Ophelia's wedding cake: a human finger"--
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Summary
Setting up shop to solve crimes, 12-year-old Flavia de Luce, aided by trusty gardener Dogger, investigates a grisly discovery in her older sister's wedding cake
Storyline
Writing style
Character
Audio
Assigning source
Provided by publisher
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10761941
Cataloging source
NjBwBT
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1938-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Bradley, C. Alan
Dewey number
813.6
Form of composition
not applicable
Format of music
not applicable
Literary text for sound recordings
fiction
Music parts
not applicable
PerformerNote
Read by Jayne Entwistle
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Entwistle, Jayne
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True
Series statement
Flavia de Luce
Series volume
[10]
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  • De Luce, Flavia
  • Weddings
  • Fingers
  • Child detectives
Target audience
adult
Transposition and arrangement
not applicable
Label
The golden tresses of the dead : a Flavia de Luce novel, Alan Bradley
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Publication
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Series numeration from NoveList
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier category code
sd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
21664555
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Edition
Unabraidged.
Extent
7 audio discs (9 hrs.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9780449807750
Isbn Type
(BOT)
Kind of cutting
unknown
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
mass produced
Kind of material
plastic with metal
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
s
Other physical details
CD audio, digital
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
The golden tresses of the dead : a Flavia de Luce novel, Alan Bradley
Publication
Note
Series numeration from NoveList
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier category code
sd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
21664555
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Edition
Unabraidged.
Extent
7 audio discs (9 hrs.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9780449807750
Isbn Type
(BOT)
Kind of cutting
unknown
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
mass produced
Kind of material
plastic with metal
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
s
Other physical details
CD audio, digital
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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