CONTACTO Twitter Catalonia Libros Facebook Catalonia Libros Catalonia Libros
linea_div
linea_div
linea_div
Seleccione Moneda:  
 
 

CATEGORÍAS

  Agendas | Pasatiempos
  Antropología | Historia
  Arte | Arquitectura | Diseño
  Astronomía
  Autoconocimiento | Autoayuda
  Autores | Temas Nacionales
  Biografías | Testimonios->
  Centenario Violeta Parra
  Ciencias Sociales | Política
  Ciencias | Tecnología
  Cocina
  Crónicas | Periodismo
  Deporte | Vida Sana
  Diccionarios | Enciclopedias
  E-Books
  Economía | Negocios
  Ensayo | Investigación
  Espiritualidad | Esoterismo
  Familia | Maternidad
  Filosofía | Estudios Literarios
  Humor Gráfico | Ilustración
  Infantil->
  Juvenil
  Libros en Inglés
  Música | Cine
  Narrativa->
  Novedades de distribución
  Novela adulto
  Novela CienciaFicción | Fantasía
  Novela Erótica
  Novela Gráfica | Comic
  Novela Negra
  Novela Romántica
  Obras Completas
  Poesía
  Psicología | Educación
  Recomendados Catalonia
  Religión
  Sagas->
  Salud | Terapias Alternativas
  Salvador Allende
  Sexualidad
  Sociología
  Teatro
  Viajes | Turismo
 

Just one evil act

 
Just one evil act
 
Autor: Elizabeth George
Año Edición: 2014
Editorial:
ISBN: 9780451469977
Páginas: 767
Dimensión: 10,6 x 17 cm
Peso: 240.00
 
$8.900
 
Comprar
 
linea_div
 
 
 

Barbara is at a loss: The daughter of her friend Taymullah Azhar has been taken by her mother, and Barbara can'’t really help —Azhar as he had never married Angelina, and his name isn'’t on Hadiyyah’s, their daughter's’ birth certificate. He has no legal claim. Azhar and Barbara hire a private detective, but the trail goes cold. Azhar is just beginning to accept his soul-crushing loss when Angelina reappears with shocking news: Hadiyyah is missing, kidnapped from an Italian marketplace. The Italian police are investigating, and the Yard won’t get involved, until Barbara takes matters into her own hands — at the risk of her own career. As both Barbara and her partner, Inspector Thomas Lynley, soon discover, the case is far more complex than a typical kidnapping, revealing secrets that could have far-reaching effects outside of the investigation. With both her job and the life of a little girl on the line, Barbara must decide what matters most, and how far she’s willing to go to protect it

About the author

Elizabeth George was born Susan Elizabeth George in Warren, Ohio. 

She is a graduate of University of California in Riverside. She also attended California State University at Fullerton, where she was awarded a master's degree in Counseling/Psychology and an honorary doctorate of humane letters


Professionally, she started out as a teacher. She was employed at Mater Dei High School in Santa Ana initially, but there she gave in to her bent for organized labor and was summarily fired along with ten other teachers for union activity. She moved on to El Toro High School in El Toro, California (now called Lake Forest, California), where she remained for the rest of her career as high school English teacher. While employed there, she was selected Orange County Teacher of the Year, a tribute in part to the work she'd done with remedial students for nearly a decade. She left education after thirteen and a half years when she sold her first novel, A Great Deliverance, to her longtime publisher Bantam Books. 

She has won the Anthony Award, the Agatha Award, and France's Le Grand Prix de Literature Policiere for her novel A Great Deliverance, for which she was also nominated for the Edgar and the Macavity Awards. She has also been awarded Germany's MIMI for her novel Well-Schooled in Murder. 

Most of her novels have been filmed by for television by the BBC and have been broadcast in the US on PBS's MYSTERY. Visit her website at www.elizabethgeorgeonline.com

 
 
 
 
linea_div