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The Serpent papers, Jessica Cornwell

Label
The Serpent papers
Title
The Serpent papers
Statement of responsibility
Jessica Cornwell
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Contributor
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Barcelona, Summer 2003. Three women are sacrificed to an unknown purpose, skin carved with a cryptic alphabet, tongues cut from their mouths. Sent beautiful, sinister letters (clues, or confessions?) Inspector Fabregat cannot decipher the warnings within. As Barcelona explodes in revelry on the Festival of St Joan, Natalia Hernandez, flower of the National Theatre and Catalan idol, lies broken on the steps of the Cathedral. The city bays for blood, Fabregat chases a shadow-like suspect and signs that whisper of secrets beyond his grasp. Barcelona, Winter 2014. Anna Verco, academic, book thief, savant, unearths letters hidden for centuries from a lightning-struck chapel in Mallorca. What they reveal compels her and Fabregat to reignite the Hernandez investigation. Every page she turns conceals a coded message; every street she treads leads her deeper into the labyrinth. As Fabregat baits her with suspects, and threats darken her steps, Anna hunts her own prey, the book that began it all, a medieval revelation written in the language of witches and alchemists: The Serpent Papers. Anna believes this book will unlock the mystery. She does not yet know she is the key
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Cataloging source
UKMGB
Dewey number
813.6
Illustrations
maps
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
Series statement
The Serpent Papers trilogy
Series volume
1
Target audience
adult
The Serpent papers, Jessica Cornwell
Label
The Serpent papers, Jessica Cornwell
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volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
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Content type code
  • txt
  • cri
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
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Contents
Read by Lauren Saunders. -Barcelona, Summer 2003. Three women are sacrificed to an unknown purpose, skin carved with a cryptic alphabet, tongues cut from their mouths. Sent beautiful, sinister letters (clues, or confessions?) Inspector Fabregat cannot decipher the warnings within. As Barcelona explodes in revelry on the Festival of St Joan, Natalia Hernandez, flower of the National Theatre and Catalan idol, lies broken on the steps of the Cathedral. The city bays for blood, Fabregat chases a shadow-like suspect and signs that whisper of secrets beyond his grasp. Barcelona, Winter 2014. Anna Verco, academic, book thief, savant, unearths letters hidden for centuries from a lightning-struck chapel in Mallorca. What they reveal compels her and Fabregat to reignite the Hernandez investigation. Every page she turns conceals a coded message; every street she treads leads her deeper into the labyrinth. As Fabregat baits her with suspects, and threats darken her steps, Anna hunts her own prey, the book that began it all, a medieval revelation written in the language of witches and alchemists: The Serpent Papers. Anna believes this book will unlock the mystery. She does not yet know she is the key
Control code
15791720
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Dimensions
24 cm.
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Extent
479 pages
Form of item
regular print reproduction
Isbn
9781848666733
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
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Other physical details
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System control number
  • (Sirsi) a2416042
  • (AuCNLKIN)000054044844
  • (OCoLC)897448276
  • (Nz)15791720

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