A Banquet of Consequences
Score: 4
From 29 Ratings

A Banquet of Consequences


  • Author : Elizabeth George
  • Publisher : Penguin
  • Release Date : 2015-10-27
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780698186163


A Banquet of Consequences Book Description :

“George’s mystery unfolds with great psychological depth, finely drawn characters and gorgeous portraits of the English countryside. . . . [George] is an essential writer of popular fiction today.” —The Washington Post The #1 New York Times bestselling author’s award-winning series returns with another stunning crime drama featuring Scotland Yard members Detective Inspector Thomas Lynley and Detective Sergeant Barbara Havers. The unspoken secrets and buried lies of one family rise to the surface in Elizabeth George’s newest novel of crime, passion, and tragic history. As Inspector Thomas Lynley investigates the London angle of an ever more darkly disturbing case, his partner, Barbara Havers, is looking behind the peaceful façade of count...

A Banquet of Consequences

A Banquet of Consequences


  • Author : Jake Rohrer
  • Publisher :
  • Release Date : 2014-09-15
  • Genre: Biography & Autobiography
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 162901138X


A Banquet of Consequences Book Description :

On A Banquet of Consequences: "A moving story full of entertaining characters, experiences, conflicts and triumphs. Offered in a decidedly unpretentious and conversational style, the stories go well beyond the author's association with a famous rock & roll band." William Greenleaf, Greenleaf Literary Services, Inc. On the author's association with Creedence Clearwater Revival: "No one has told the Creedence story as eloquently." Russ Gary, CCR recording engineer, independent TV producer (Los Angeles area) On the business of drugs: ..". [This is] beyond good. I've never read a clearer, more graphic account of the mechanics of the dope trade." Bruce Anderson, Editor/Publisher The Anderson Valley Advertiser On Federal prison: "Colorful characters loom l...

A Banquet of Consequences

A Banquet of Consequences


  • Author : Satyajit Das
  • Publisher : Pearson UK
  • Release Date : 2016-03-03
  • Genre: Business & Economics
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781292123783


A Banquet of Consequences Book Description :

“The current environment of zero-cost money, concentrated bank power, and anaemic productive growth has coalesced not by accident or economic cycle but by wilful choice. Das warns that without significant change, the only possible future holds dire consequences for all but an elite few. His tone is as urgent as the problem. All central bankers, politicians, and citizens should heed his words.” Nomi Prins, author of Other People’s Money and All the Presidents’ Bankers “Written with passion and insight, and laden with facts, the book provides a clear explanation of the economic, social, and political issues that lie ahead, and the difficulty in solving them.” Jon Markman, Forbes columnist and president and publisher of Markman Capital Insig...

Mastering the Process

Mastering the Process


  • Author : Elizabeth George
  • Publisher : Penguin
  • Release Date : 2020-04-07
  • Genre: Language Arts & Disciplines
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781984878328


Mastering the Process Book Description :

As the author of twenty-four novels, Elizabeth George is one of the most successful--and prolific--novelists today. In Mastering the Process, George offers readers a master class in the art and science of crafting a novel. This is a subject she knows well, having taught creative writing both nationally and internationally for over thirty years. "I have never before read a book about writing that is so thorough, thoughtful, and most of all, helpful." --Lisa See, New York Times bestselling author of The Island of Sea Women For many writers, the biggest challenge is figuring out how to take that earliest glimmer of inspiration and shape it into a full-length novel. How do you even begin to transform a single idea into a complete book? In these pages, aw...

The Punishment She Deserves
Score: 4
From 17 Ratings

The Punishment She Deserves


  • Author : Elizabeth George
  • Publisher : Hachette UK
  • Release Date : 2018-03-20
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781444786637


The Punishment She Deserves Book Description :

A perfect Mother's Day gift for mums who love great crime fiction. Award-winning author Elizabeth George delivers another masterpiece of suspense in her Inspector Lynley series. When a Member of Parliament shows up at New Scotland Yard requesting an investigation into the suicide of the son of one of his constituents in the beautiful town of Ludlow, the Assistant Commissioner sees two opportunities in this request: the first is to have an MP owing him a favour, and the second is to get rid of Detective Sergeant Barbara Havers, whose career at the Met has been hanging by a thread for quite some time. So he assigns Havers to the case and for good measure partners her with the one person who shares his wish to see the back of her, Detective Chief Superi...

A Banquet of Consequences

A Banquet of Consequences


  • Author : Satyajit Das
  • Publisher : Pearson UK
  • Release Date : 2016-03-03
  • Genre: Business & Economics
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781292123783


A Banquet of Consequences Book Description :

“The current environment of zero-cost money, concentrated bank power, and anaemic productive growth has coalesced not by accident or economic cycle but by wilful choice. Das warns that without significant change, the only possible future holds dire consequences for all but an elite few. His tone is as urgent as the problem. All central bankers, politicians, and citizens should heed his words.” Nomi Prins, author of Other People’s Money and All the Presidents’ Bankers “Written with passion and insight, and laden with facts, the book provides a clear explanation of the economic, social, and political issues that lie ahead, and the difficulty in solving them.” Jon Markman, Forbes columnist and president and publisher of Markman Capital Insig...

A Banquet of Consequences

A Banquet of Consequences


  • Author : Elizabeth George
  • Publisher : Hachette UK
  • Release Date : 2015-10-27
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781444786583


A Banquet of Consequences Book Description :

Inspector Lynley investigates the London end of an ever more darkly disturbing case, with Barbara Havers and Winston Nkata looking behind the peaceful façade of country life to discover a twisted world of desire and deceit. The suicide of William Goldacre is devastating to those left behind. But what was the cause of his tragedy and how far might the consequences reach? Is there a link between the young man's leap from a Dorset cliff and a horrific poisoning in Cambridge? Following various career-threatening misdemeanours, Detective Sergeant Barbara Havers is desperate to redeem herself. So when a past encounter with bestselling feminist writer Clare Abbott and her pushy personal assistant Caroline Goldacre gives her a connection to the Cambridge mu...

A Banquet of Consequences

A Banquet of Consequences


  • Author : Nancy Walters Smith
  • Publisher :
  • Release Date : 2010-03
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 1432747789


A Banquet of Consequences Book Description :

Nancy Walters Smith lives in Wausau, Wisconsin. A Banquet of Consequences is a work of biographical fiction, the story of the author's parents -- Back cover....

Just One Evil Act
Score: 3.5
From 30 Ratings

Just One Evil Act


  • Author : Elizabeth George
  • Publisher : Penguin
  • Release Date : 2014-08-05
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780451467843


Just One Evil Act Book Description :

Supporting a friend who has lost custody of his young daughter, Barbara and her partner, Inspector Thomas Lynley, are further shocked when the girl's mother reports that the child has been kidnapped as part of a plot that risks Barbara's career....

Well schooled in Murder
Score: 5
From 1 Ratings

Well schooled in Murder


  • Author : Elizabeth George
  • Publisher : Bantam
  • Release Date : 2007
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780553384819


Well schooled in Murder Book Description :

Scotland Yard Inspector Thomas Lynley and Sergeant Barbara Havers attempt to find out who tortured and then murdered a gifted young student in the churchyard of an exclusive boys' prep school. Reprint....