Heat Wave

March 30, 2019|
Heat Wave by Maureen Jennings
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It's July 1936 and Toronto is under a record-breaking heat wave. Charlotte Frayne is the junior associate in a two-person private investigation firm, owned by T. Gilmore. Two events set the book’s plot in motion: an anti-Semitic hate letter is delivered to Gilmore, who up to now has not acknowledged his religion, and Hilliard Taylor, a veteran of the First World War requests the firm’s assistance in uncovering what he believes is systematic embezzlement of the Paradise Café, which he owns and operates with three other men, all of whom were prisoners of war. The two events, although seemingly completely unrelated, come together in this wonderful novel that brings to life characters who are as real to the reader as those of the Murdoch series.
Maureen Jennings was born in the UK and now lives in Toronto. Best known for the Detective Murdoch books, which have been adapted into the long-running television series, Murdoch Mysteries, she is also the author of the Tom Tyler and Christine Morris books. Her books have been translated into other languages, including Polish, Korean, ...
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Title:Heat Wave
Format:Paperback
Product dimensions:336 pages, 8.5 X 5.5 X 1 in
Shipping dimensions:336 pages, 8.5 X 5.5 X 1 in
Published:March 30, 2019
Publisher:Cormorant Books Inc.
Language:English
Appropriate for ages:All ages
ISBN - 13:9781770865426

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