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The house across the street / by Lesley Pearse.

The house across the street / by Lesley Pearse.
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Adult Fiction   Laurieton . On Loan, Reserved . 26 Oct 2018
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Record Number 582857
ISBN 9780718189259
9780718189242
Author Pearse, Lesley
Title The house across the street / by Lesley Pearse.
Publication details London : Michael Joseph, an imprint of Penguin Books, 2018.
Pagination etc. 337 pages ; 24 cm.
Summary Note Twenty-three year old Katy Speed is fascinated by the house across the street. The woman who lives there, Gloria, is the most glamorous neighbour on the avenue, owning a fashionable dress shop in Bexhill-on-Sea. But who is the woman who arrives in the black car most Saturdays while Gloria is at work? Sometimes she brings women to the house, other times they have children. Hilda, Katy's mother, disapproves of Gloria. She wonders if these mysterious visitors have just been released from prison. Is Gloria secretly bringing criminals, or worse, into the heart of the community? Then one night, the house burns down. In the wreckage, the bodies of Gloria and her daughter are found. Katy is sure the unexplained visitors must be responsible until her father is arrested and charged with murder. Have the police arrested the correct person? Are the rest of the street safe? Can Katy find the truth before it's too late?
Subject Detective and mystery fiction
Reservations Queue 13
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