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Even the dead / Benjamin Black.

Black, Benjamin, 1945- author. (Author).
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  • 11 of 11 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Greenwood Public Library - Greenwood BLA (Text) 36626103709614 Adult Fiction Available -
Hussey-Mayfield Memorial Branch FIC BLACK, BENJAMIN "QUIRKE" BK.7 (Text) 33946003044471 Fiction . 2nd Floor Available -
Jefferson County Public Library - Madison M (Text) 39391006715955 Mystery Available -
Lebanon Public Library - Lebanon F BLA (Text) 34330513078825 Adult - General Fiction Available -
Monticello-Union Township Public Library - Monticello F BLACK (Text) 37743002155804 Adult Fiction Available -
North Madison County Elwood Public Library FIC BLA (Text) 30419101497507 Adult Fiction Available -
Perry County Public Library - Tell City F BLA (Text) 70621000210579 Adult - Fiction Available -
Plainfield-Guilford Township Public Library FIC Black (Text) 31208912440148 fiction Available -
Seymour Main Library MYSTERY FIC BLACK (Text) 37500004342818 Mystery Available -
South Whitley Community Public Library - South Whitley F BLA (Text) 30402004623379 FICTION Available -
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Record details

  • ISBN: 9781627790666 (hardcover)
  • ISBN: 1627790667 (hardcover)
  • Physical Description: 287 pages ; 25 cm.
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Henry Holt and Company, 2015.

Content descriptions

General Note: Series numeration from NoveList.
Summary, etc.: "Perhaps Quirke has been down among the dead too long. Lately the Irish pathologist has suffered hallucinations and blackouts, and he fears the cause is a brain tumor. A specialist diagnoses an old head injury caused by a savage beating; all that's needed, the doctor declares, is an extended rest. But Quirke, ever intent on finding his place among the living, is not about to retire. One night during a June heat wave, a car crashes into a tree in central Dublin and bursts into flames. The police assume the driver's death was either an accident or a suicide, but Quirke's examination of the body leads him to believe otherwise. Then his daughter Phoebe gets a mysterious visit from an acquaintance: the woman, who admits to being pregnant, says she fears for her life, though she won't say why. When the woman later disappears, Phoebe asks her father for help, and Quirke in turn seeks the assistance of his old friend Inspector Hackett. Before long the two men find themselves untangling a twisted string of events that takes them deep into a shadowy world where one of the city's most powerful men uses the cover of politics and religion to make obscene profits. In this enthralling book--his seventh novel featuring the endlessly fascinating Quirke--Benjamin Black has crafted a story of surpassing intensity and surprising beauty"--Publisher.
Subject: Pathologists > Fiction.
Murder > Investigation > Fiction.
Dublin (Ireland) > Fiction.
Genre: Mystery fiction.

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