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Where the bodies lie [electronic resource] / Mark Lisac.

Lisac, Mark, 1947- (author.). hoopla digital. (Added Author).

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  • ISBN: 9781926455518 (electronic bk.)
  • ISBN: 1926455517 (electronic bk.)
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource
  • Publisher: [United States]: NeWest Press , 2016.
  • Distributor: Made available through hoopla

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Restrictions on Access Note: Digital content provided by hoopla.
Summary, etc.: A finalist for the Best First Novel Award at the Arthur Ellis Awards. "Sins don't destroy people here. Dreams do." Enter the premier's old friend Harry Asher-lawyer, former hockey star, self-styled intellectual, and recent divorc-̌who is hired to dig into the incident. And it isn't long before Asher's investigation threatens to expose a chain of corruption that implicates many of the province's most powerful citizens-including the province's legendary now-senile ex-premier-as well as its most cherished founding myths. In Where the Bodies Lie, Mark Lisac (author of Alberta Politics Uncovered and The Klein Revolution) draws upon his decades of experience as a reporter at Alberta's provincial legislature to craft an absorbing debut novel-part political thriller, part fable-that opens up timeless themes of friendship, love, the inescapability of grief, the weight of history, and the nature of truth.
System Details Note: Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Subject: Political corruption > Fiction.
Premiers (Canada) > Fiction.
Electronic books.

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