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A Great Deliverance

George, Elizabeth (Book - 2007 )
Average Rating: 4 stars out of 5.
A Great Deliverance


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"To this day, the low, thin wail of an infant can be heard in Keldale's lush green valleys. Three hundred years ago, as legend goes, the frightened Yorkshire villagers smothered a crying babe in Keldale Abbey, where they'd hidden to escape the ravages of Cornwell's raiders. Now into Keldale's pastoral web of old houses and older secrets comes Scotland Yard Inspector Thomas Lynley...."--Cover p. [4].
Authors: George, Elizabeth, 1949-
Title: A great deliverance
Publisher: New York :, Bantam Books,, 2007, c1988
Characteristics: 413 p. ;,21 cm
Statement of Responsibility: Elizabeth George
Summary: "To this day, the low, thin wail of an infant can be heard in Keldale's lush green valleys. Three hundred years ago, as legend goes, the frightened Yorkshire villagers smothered a crying babe in Keldale Abbey, where they'd hidden to escape the ravages of Cornwell's raiders. Now into Keldale's pastoral web of old houses and older secrets comes Scotland Yard Inspector Thomas Lynley...."--Cover p. [4].
ISBN: 0553384791
9780553384796
Branch Call Number: MYSTERY GEORGE 2007
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Report This Nov 18, 2010
  • SusannahElf rated this: 5 stars out of 5.

If you are a fan of intelligent mystery writing, this series is definitely for you. Elizabeth George writes wonderful characters and almost never hits a false note with any of them. This is true of both the transient characters who appear as part of each story and of the on-going ones. The interplay between the two main detectives and the people in their lives is particularly well done. I would recommend that the series be read in order as much as possible because of the evolving storylines in their personal lives. There are surprises twists and turns which are spoiled if you already know how things turn out.

Report This Jun 28, 2010
  • c_anderson rated this: 3.5 stars out of 5.

I enjoyed the establishing of the main characters more than the plot, and am looking forward to other books in the series.

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