The silkworm [electronic resource] : Cormoran Strike Series, Book 2. Robert Galbraith.
- ISBN: 9780316366168 (electronic bk)
- Physical Description: 1 online resource
- Date Published: 2014.
|Summary, etc.:|| Private investigator Cormoran Strike returns in a new mystery from Robert Galbraith, author of the #1 international bestseller The Cuckoo's Calling.When novelist Owen Quine goes missing, his wife calls in private detective Cormoran Strike. At first, Mrs. Quine just thinks her husband has gone off by himself for a few days—as he has done before—and she wants Strike to find him and bring him home.But as Strike investigates, it becomes clear that there is more to Quine's disappearance than his wife realizes. The novelist has just completed a manuscript featuring poisonous pen-portraits of almost everyone he knows. If the novel were to be published, it would ruin lives—meaning that there are a lot of people who might want him silenced.When Quine is found brutally murdered under bizarre circumstances, it becomes a race against time to understand the motivation of a ruthless killer, a killer unlike any Strike has encountered...
|Target Audience Note:|| Text Difficulty 5
UG/Upper grades (9th-12)
6.9 ATOS Level
|Reproduction Note:|| Electronic reproduction. New York : Mulholland Books, 2014. Requires OverDrive Read (file size: N/A KB) or Adobe Digital Editions (file size: 2002 KB) or Amazon Kindle (file size: N/A KB).
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