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The Resource A specter of justice : a Sam Blackman mystery, Mark de Castrique

A specter of justice : a Sam Blackman mystery, Mark de Castrique

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A specter of justice : a Sam Blackman mystery
Title
A specter of justice
Title remainder
a Sam Blackman mystery
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Mark de Castrique
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Language
eng
Summary
"When private detective Sam Blackman agrees to help his partner and lover, Nakayla Robertson, conduct a fundraiser for orphaned twin boys, he does so to ease his conscience. The boys' parents were killed in a courtroom shootout where Sam was the key witness against the twins' father. The charity event, a nighttime ghost tour of the legendary haunted sites of Asheville, North Carolina, seems harmless enough. Sam only has to tell the story of a grief-stricken woman who hanged herself from an old, arched stone bridge. "Helen, come forth, " he cries. Sam and his tour-goers expect the actress playing Helen's ghost to walk toward them from the bridge's dark recesses. Instead, her body tumbles from overhead and dangles at the end of a noose. Someone has reenacted the legend with deadly authenticity. When a second murder mimics another old ghost tale, the police fear a macabre serial killer is on the prowl. But the case isn't Sam's to solve. Then, a tidal wave of evidence begins to point to one man--Sam's friend, defense attorney Hewitt Donaldson. Sam and Nakayla, firmly believing in Donaldson's innocence, must not only prove it, but halt a murderer seemingly bent on retribution. Does the killer's motivation rise from the present, or is Team Donaldson dealing with some specter from the past?" --
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De Castrique, Mark
Dewey number
813.6
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
Series statement
A Sam Blackman mystery
Series volume
[5]
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  • Private investigators
  • Murder
Target audience
adult
Label
A specter of justice : a Sam Blackman mystery, Mark de Castrique
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volume
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  • nc
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rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
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rdacontent
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
242 pages
Isbn
9781464204722
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn917933974
  • (Sirsi) o917933974
  • (OCoLC)917933974
Label
A specter of justice : a Sam Blackman mystery, Mark de Castrique
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
242 pages
Isbn
9781464204722
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn917933974
  • (Sirsi) o917933974
  • (OCoLC)917933974

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