The Resource Gold digger, Frances Fyfield

Gold digger, Frances Fyfield

Label
Gold digger
Title
Gold digger
Statement of responsibility
Frances Fyfield
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The warmth of him, the glorious warmth, was fading by the minute. In a huge old school house by the sea, full of precious paintings, Thomas Porteous is dying. His much younger wife Di holds him and mourns. She knows that soon, despite her being his sole inheritor, Thomas's relatives will descend on the collection that was the passion of both of their lives. And descend they do
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Cataloging source
UKMGB
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
Series statement
Diana Porteous series
Series volume
1
Target audience
adult
Gold digger, Frances Fyfield
Label
Gold digger, Frances Fyfield
Publication
Note
Followed by: Casting the first stone
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Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
"Winner of the CWA Duncan Lawrie Gold Dagger" award -- jacket. -The warmth of him, the glorious warmth, was fading by the minute. In a huge old school house by the sea, full of precious paintings, Thomas Porteous is dying. His much younger wife Di holds him and mourns. She knows that soon, despite her being his sole inheritor, Thomas's relatives will descend on the collection that was the passion of both of their lives. And descend they do. The two needy daughters, who were poisoned against their father by their defecting mother, are now poison themselves. The family regard Thomas's wealth as theirs by right, with the exception of young Patrick, who adored his grandfather and is torn between his parents and Di, the interloper. The family know Di's weaknesses, and she has to learn theirs. After all, she met Thomas when she came to his house to rob him. With the help of an unlikely collection of loners and eccentrics, she sets a trap to hoist the family members on their own greed. And on the night they are lured to the house, Di will be ready. Or will she?
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24 cm.
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Extent
309 pages
Form of item
regular print reproduction
Isbn
9780751549669
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) HAS244554
  • (OCoLC)821039313
  • (AuCNLKIN)000050227801
  • (OCoLC)801601178

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