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The cuckoo's calling [electronic resource] : Cormoran Strike Series, Book 1. Robert Galbraith.

Galbraith, Robert. (Author).
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  • ISBN: 9780316216111 (electronic bk)
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource
  • Date Published: 2013.

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Summary, etc.: A brilliant debut mystery in a classic vein: Detective Cormoran Strike investigates a supermodel's suicide.After losing his leg to a land mine in Afghanistan, Cormoran Strike is barely scraping by as a private investigator. Strike is down to one client, and creditors are calling. He has also just broken up with his longtime girlfriend and is living in his office.Then John Bristow walks through his door with an amazing story: His sister, thelegendary supermodel Lula Landry, known to her friends as the Cuckoo, famously fell to her death a few months earlier. The police ruled it a suicide, but John refuses to believe that. The case plunges Strike into the world of multimillionaire beauties, rock-star boyfriends, and desperate designers, and it introduces him to every variety of pleasure, enticement, seduction, and delusion known to man.You may think you know detectives, but you've never met one quite like Strike. You may think you know about the wealthy and...
Target Audience Note: Text Difficulty 5
UG/Upper grades (9th-12)
6.7 ATOS Level
Reproduction Note: Electronic reproduction. New York : Mulholland Books, 2013. Requires OverDrive Read (file size: N/A KB) or Adobe Digital Editions (file size: 1089 KB) or Amazon Kindle (file size: N/A KB).
Subject: Fiction.
Mystery.
Genre: Electronic books.

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