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Jade Dragon Mountain / Elsa Hart.

Hart, Elsa, author. (Author).
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  • 12 of 13 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Greenwood Public Library - Greenwood HAR (Text) 36626103680781 Adult Fiction Available -
Hussey-Mayfield Memorial Branch FIC HART, ELSA "LI DU" BK.1 (Text) 33946003018335 Fiction . 2nd Floor Available -
Jefferson County Public Library - Madison M (Text) 39391006697682 Mystery Available -
Jennings County Public Library - North Vernon FIC HAR (Text) 30653001394717 Adult Fiction Checked out 12/08/2016
LaGrange County Public Library - LaGrange M HAR (Text) 30477100912140 Adult: Mystery Available -
Monon Town and Township Public Library - Monon FIC HAR (Text) 36825000834307 Fiction Available -
Mooresville Public Library - Mooresville FIC HAR (Text) 37323005202687 FICTION Available -
Morgan County Public Library - Martinsville FIC HAR (Text) 78551000522771 Fiction Available -
Perry County Public Library - Tell City F HAR (Text) 70621000210379 Adult - Fiction Available -
Plainfield-Guilford Township Public Library FIC Hart (Text) 31208911595306 fiction Available -
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Record details

  • ISBN: 9781250072320 :
  • ISBN: 1250072328 :
  • Physical Description: 321 pages ; 25 cm.
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Minotaur Books, 2015.

Content descriptions

General Note: Series numeration from NoveList.
Citation/References Note: Bklst 08/01/2015
LJ 08/01/2015
PW 07/20/2015
Kirkus 07/01/2015
Summary, etc.: "On the mountainous border of China and Tibet in 1708, a detective must learn what a killer already knows: that empires rise and fall on the strength of the stories they tell. Li Du was an imperial librarian. Now he is an exile. Arriving in Dayan, the last Chinese town before the Tibetan border, he is surprised to find it teeming with travelers, soldiers, and merchants. All have come for a spectacle unprecedented in this remote province: an eclipse of the sun commanded by the Emperor himself. When a Jesuit astronomer is found murdered in the home of the local magistrate, blame is hastily placed on Tibetan bandits. But Li Du suspects this was no random killing. Everyone has secrets: the ambitious magistrate, the powerful consort, the bitter servant, the irreproachable secretary, the East India Company merchant, the nervous missionary, and the traveling storyteller who can't keep his own story straight. Beyond the sloping roofs and festival banners, Li Du can see the mountain pass that will take him out of China forever. He must choose whether to leave, and embrace his exile, or to stay, and investigate a murder that the town of Dayan seems all too willing to forget"-- Provided by publisher.
Subject: Jesuits > Crimes against > Fiction.
Librarians > Fiction.
FICTION / Mystery & Detective / Historical.
China > History > Qing dynasty, 1644-1912 > Fiction.
Genre: Mystery fiction.

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