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These Shallow Graves

These Shallow Graves (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

By Donnelly, Jennifer

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[STAR] Action-packed chapters propel this compelling mystery . . . [and] the injustices Donnelly highlights remain all too relevant. Publishers Weekly, Starred From Jennifer Donnelly, the critically acclaimed New York Times bestselling author of A Northern Light and Revolution, c...omes a mystery about dark secrets, dirty truths, and the lengths to which people will go for love and revenge. For fans of Elizabeth George and Libba Bray, These Shallow Graves is the story of how much a young woman is willing to risk and lose in order to find the truth. Jo Montfort is beautiful and rich, and soon like all the girls in her class she ll graduate from finishing school and be married off to a wealthy bachelor. Which is the last thing she wants. Jo dreams of becoming a writer a newspaper reporter. Wild aspirations aside, Jo s life seems perfect until tragedy strikes: her father is found dead. The story is that Charles Montfort shot himself while cleaning his revolver, but the more Jo hears about her father s death, the more something feels wrong. And then she meets Eddie a young, smart, infuriatingly handsome reporter at her father s newspaper and it becomes all too clear how much she stands to lose if she keeps searching for the truth. But now it might be too late to stop. The past never stays buried forever. Life is dirtier than Jo Montfort could ever have imagined, and this time the truth is the dirtiest part of all. Praise for These Shallow Graves L ovely prose, historical intrigue, unique characters and setting. I devoured this book! Ruta Sepetys, New York Times bestselling author of Between Shades of Gray and Out of the Easy A splendidly hair-raising tour of the brightest and darkest corners of Victorian New York. Elizabeth Wein, New York Times bestselling author of Code Name Verity and Black Dove, White Raven A fast-paced Gilded Age crime thriller. Julie Berry, award-winning author of All the Truth That s In Me
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ISBN 9780385737661
Released NZ 25 Oct 2016
Publisher Ember
Format Trade Paperback/Paperback
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ISBN-13 9780385737661
Stock Available
Status Internationally sourced; ships 6-12 working days
Publisher Ember
Imprint Ember
Released 25 Oct 2016
Publication Country United States United States
Format Trade Paperback/Paperback
Author(s) By Donnelly, Jennifer
Category Fiction (Child / Teen)
Personal Family, Relationship & Social Issues
Number of Pages 512
Dimensions Width: 137mm
Height: 206mm
Spine: 33mm
Dewey Code FIC
Weight 386g
Interest Age Children / Young Adults
Reading Age Children / Young Adults
Library of Congress Sex role, Death, History, Historical fiction, Fathers and daughters
NBS Text Young Adult Fiction
ONIX Text Young adult