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All by myself, alone, Mary Higgins Clark

Label
All by myself, alone
Title
All by myself, alone
Statement of responsibility
Mary Higgins Clark
Title variation
All by myself, alone
Title variation remainder
a novel
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Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Fleeing a disastrous and humiliating arrest of her husband-to-be on the eve of their wedding, Celia Kilbride, a gems and jewelry expert, hopes to escape from public attention by lecturing on a brand-new cruise ship--the Queen Charlotte. On board she meets eighty-six-year-old Lady Emily Haywood, 'Lady Em,' as she is known throughout the world. Immensely wealthy, Lady Em is the owner of a priceless emerald necklace that she intends to leave to the Smithsonian after the cruise. Three days out to sea Lady Em is found dead--and the necklace is missing. Is it the work of her apparently devoted assistant, Brenda Martin, or her lawyer-executor, Roger Pearson, and his wife, Yvonne, both of whom she had invited to join them on the cruise? Or is it Professor Henry Longworth, an acclaimed Shakespeare scholar who is lecturing on board? Or Alan Davidson, a guest on the ship who is planning to spread his wife's ashes at sea? The list of suspects is large and growing. Celia, with the help of her new friends Willy and Alvirah Meehan, who are celebrating their forty-fifth wedding anniversary, sets out to find the killer, not realizing that she has put herself in mortal danger before the ship reaches its final destination. Never, in all her long career as a #1 bestselling suspense novelist, has Mary Higgins Clark been in better form"--
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Summary
Taking a cruise to escape the humiliation of her fiance's arrest, gems expert Celia Kilbride befriends octogenarian passenger Emily Haywood, who is found dead three days out to sea at the hands of someone who has stolen the victim's priceless emerald necklace
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http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10554892
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Clark, Mary Higgins
Dewey number
813/.6
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Alvirah and Willy
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Cruise ships
  • Ocean travel
  • Jewelry theft
  • Murder
  • Meehan, Willy (Fictitious character)
  • Meehan, Alvirah (Fictitious character)
Target audience
adult
Label
All by myself, alone, Mary Higgins Clark
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Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Series numeration from FantasticFiction
  • Includes an excerpt from Every breath you take
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
21556042
Dimensions
18 cm.
Edition
First Pocket Books paperback edition.
Extent
xii, 385 pages
Isbn
9781501131127
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)1029560988
  • 1114332
  • (OCoLC)on1029560988
  • 1114332
Label
All by myself, alone, Mary Higgins Clark
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Series numeration from FantasticFiction
  • Includes an excerpt from Every breath you take
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
21556042
Dimensions
18 cm.
Edition
First Pocket Books paperback edition.
Extent
xii, 385 pages
Isbn
9781501131127
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)1029560988
  • 1114332
  • (OCoLC)on1029560988
  • 1114332

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