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A dark-adapted eye [electronic resource] / Barbara Vine.

Vine, Barbara, 1930-2015 (Author). hoopla digital. (Added Author).
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  • ISBN: 9781453214848 (electronic bk.)
  • ISBN: 1453214844 (electronic bk.)
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource
  • Publisher: [United States] : Open Road Media Mystery & Thriller : 2011.

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Restrictions on Access Note: Digital content provided by hoopla.
Summary, etc.: In the Edgar Award-winning classic, a niece investigates the shocking secrets that condemned her once proud family Faith Severn has never understood why the willful matriarch of her high-society family, aunt Vera Hillyard, snapped and murdered her own beloved sister. But long after Vera is condemned to hang, a journalist's startling discoveries allow Faith to perceive her family's story in a new light. Set in post-World War II Britain, A Dark-Adapted Eye is both a gripping mystery and a harrowing psychological portrait of a complex woman at the head of a troubled family.
System Details Note: Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Subject: Families > England > Fiction.
Electronic books.
Genre: Mystery fiction.

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