We look forward to seeing you on your next visit to the library. Find a location near you.

A great deliverance
(Book)

Book Cover
Your Rating: 0 stars
Star rating for

Average user rating: 4 stars
User ratings:
5 star
 
(0)
4 star
 
(3)
3 star
 
(0)
2 star
 
(0)
1 star
 
(0)
NoveList Series:
Published:
New York : Bantam Books, 2007, c1988.
Physical Desc:
413 pages ; 21 cm
Status:
Arcade
MYSTERY George, E.
Fair Oaks
MYSTERY George, E.
Franklin
MYSTERY George, E.

Description

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 Cromwell's raiders.
Now into Keldale's pastoral web of old houses and older secrets comes Scotland Yard Inspector Thomas Lynley, the eighth earl of Asherton. Along with the redoubtable Detective Sergeant Barbara Havers, Lynley has been sent to solve a savage murder that has stunned the peaceful countryside. For fat, unlovely Roberta Teys has been found in her best dress, an axe in her lap, seated in the old stone barn beside her father's headless corpse. Her first and last words were "I did it. And I'm not sorry."
Yet as Lynley and Havers wind their way through Keldale's dark labyrinth of secret scandals and appalling crimes, they uncover a shattering series of revelations that will reverberate through this tranquil English valley—and in their own lives as well.

Also in This Series

Copies

Location
Call Number
Status
Arcade
MYSTERY George, E.
On Shelf
Carmichael
MYSTERY George, E.
Due Jul 6, 2024
Fair Oaks
MYSTERY George, E.
On Shelf
Franklin
MYSTERY George, E.
On Shelf
Pocket-Greenhaven
MYSTERY George, E.
On Shelf
South Natomas
MYSTERY George, E.
On Shelf
Sylvan Oaks
MYSTERY George, E.
On Shelf

More Like This

Other Editions and Formats

More Copies In LINK+

Loading LINK+ Copies...

More Details

Format:
Book
Language:
English
ISBN:
9780553384796, 0553384791

Reviews from GoodReads

Loading GoodReads Reviews.

Citations

APA Citation (style guide)

George, E. (20071988). A great deliverance. New York, Bantam Books.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

George, Elizabeth, 1949-. 20071988. A Great Deliverance. New York, Bantam Books.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

George, Elizabeth, 1949-, A Great Deliverance. New York, Bantam Books, 20071988.

MLA Citation (style guide)

George, Elizabeth. A Great Deliverance. New York, Bantam Books, 20071988.

Note! Citation formats are based on standards as of July 2022. Citations contain only title, author, edition, publisher, and year published. Citations should be used as a guideline and should be double checked for accuracy.

Staff View

Grouped Work ID:
e2526fda-320e-7edd-1827-42ea14b2e92c
Go To Grouped Work

Record Information

Last Sierra Extract TimeJun 15, 2024 03:18:06 PM
Last File Modification TimeJun 15, 2024 03:19:49 PM
Last Grouped Work Modification TimeJun 15, 2024 03:18:13 PM

MARC Record

LEADER01667cam 2200397Ka 4500
001ocn123907620
003OCoLC
00520151114094504.0
008070501t20071988nyu           000 1 eng d
010 |a 87047906
020 |a 9780553384796
020 |a 0553384791
040 |a KKM |b eng |c KKM |d KKM |d BAKER |d YDXCP |d BTCTA |d HCO
049 |a JRSA
1001 |a George, Elizabeth, |d 1949-
24512 |a A great deliverance / |c Elizabeth George.
260 |a New York : |b Bantam Books, |c 2007, c1988.
300 |a 413 p. ; |c 21 cm
60010 |a Lynley, Thomas |v Fiction.
6500 |a Havers, Barbara (Fictitious character) |v Fiction.
6500 |a Police |z England |z Yorkshire |v Fiction.
6500 |a Parricide |v Fiction.
6510 |a England |v Fiction.
6557 |a Mystery fiction. |2 gsafd
907 |a .b19797485
932 |a MYSTERY George, E.
945 |y .i72977383 |i 33029100547553 |l carag |s $ |k  |u 17 |x 0 |w 0 |v 1 |t 0 |z 11-30-15 |o -
945 |y .i72977474 |i 33029100547645 |l pocag |s - |k  |u 17 |x 2 |w 0 |v 7 |t 0 |z 11-30-15 |o -
945 |y .i72977486 |i 33029100547652 |l ardag |s $ |k  |u 6 |x 0 |w 0 |v 2 |t 0 |z 11-30-15 |o -
945 |y .i72977498 |i 33029100547660 |l carag |s - |k 07-06-24 |u 20 |x 4 |w 5 |v 17 |t 0 |z 11-30-15 |o -
945 |y .i72977541 |i 33029100547710 |l arcag |s - |k  |u 21 |x 3 |w 3 |v 5 |t 0 |z 11-30-15 |o -
945 |y .i72977577 |i 33029100547744 |l fraag |s - |k  |u 23 |x 2 |w 2 |v 20 |t 0 |z 11-30-15 |o -
945 |y .i72977589 |i 33029100547751 |l sylag |s - |k  |u 22 |x 0 |w 2 |v 2 |t 0 |z 11-30-15 |o -
945 |y .i72977620 |i 33029100547793 |l natag |s - |k  |u 26 |x 2 |w 2 |v 16 |t 0 |z 11-30-15 |o -
945 |y .i72977656 |i 33029100547827 |l faiag |s - |k  |u 24 |x 3 |w 2 |v 9 |t 0 |z 11-30-15 |o -
998 |e - |d a  |f eng |a arc |a ard |a car |a fai |a fra |a poc |a nat |a syl