Score: 4
From 6,106 Ratings

The Cuckoo's Calling


  • Author: Robert Galbraith
  • Release Date : 2013-04-30
  • Genre: Mysteries & Thrillers
  • File Size: 3760088 Bytes


Published under a pseudonym, J. K. Rowling's brilliant debut mystery introduces Detective Cormoran Strike as he investigates a supermodel's suicide in "one of the best books of the year" (USA Today).After losing his leg to a land mine in Afghanistan, Cormoran Strike is barely scraping by as a private investigator. Strike is down to one client, creditors are calling, and after a breakup with his longtime girlfriend, he's living in his office.Then John Bristow walks through his door with a shocking story: His sister, the legendary supermodel Lula Landry -- known to her friends as the Cuckoo -- famously fell to her death a few months earlier. The police ruled it a suicide, but John refuses to believe that. The case plunges Strike into the world of multi...

The Cuckoo's Calling: A Cormoran Strike Novel by Robert Galbraith (Trivia-On-Books)


  • Author: Trivia-On-Books
  • Release Date : 2018-07-06
  • Genre: Study Aids
  • File Size: 727998 Bytes


Don’t miss this edition of The Cuckoo's Calling by Robert Galbraith (Trivia-On-Books) You may have read the book, but not have liked it. You may have liked the book, but not be a fan. You may call yourself a fan, but few truly are. Features You'll Find Inside: • 30 Multiple choice questions on the book, plots, characters and author • Insightful commentary to answer every question • Complementary quiz material for yourself or your reading group • Results provided with scores to determine "status" Trivia-on-Books is an independent resource designed to supplement readers with guides to some of today’s best books for readers, students, and fans alike. Whether you're preparing for book groups or would like to take a trivia challenge and share ...

The Cuckoo s Calling
Score: 4
From 10 Ratings

The Cuckoo s Calling


  • Author : Robert Galbraith
  • Publisher : Mulholland Books
  • Release Date : 2013-04-30
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780316206860


The Cuckoo s Calling Book Description :

A brilliant debut mystery in a classic vein: Detective Cormoran Strike investigates a supermodel's suicide. After losing his leg to a land mine in Afghanistan, Cormoran Strike is barely scraping by as a private investigator. Strike is down to one client, and creditors are calling. He has also just broken up with his longtime girlfriend and is living in his office. Then John Bristow walks through his door with an amazing story: His sister, thelegendary supermodel Lula Landry, known to her friends as the Cuckoo, famously fell to her death a few months earlier. The police ruled it a suicide, but John refuses to believe that. The case plunges Strike into the world of multimillionaire beauties, rock-star boyfriends, and desperate designers, and it introdu...

Career of Evil
Score: 4
From 3,012 Ratings

Career of Evil


  • Author : Robert Galbraith
  • Publisher : Mulholland Books
  • Release Date : 2015-10-20
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780316349925


Career of Evil Book Description :

When a mysterious package is delivered to Robin Ellacott, she is horrified to discover that it contains a woman's severed leg. Her boss, private detective Cormoran Strike, is less surprised but no less alarmed. There are four people from his past who he thinks could be responsible--and Strike knows that any one of them is capable of sustained and unspeakable brutality. With the police focusing on the one suspect Strike is increasingly sure is not the perpetrator, he and Robin take matters into their own hands, and delve into the dark and twisted worlds of the other three men. But as more horrendous acts occur, time is running out for the two of them... Career of Evil is the third in the highly acclaimed series featuring private detective Cormoran Str...

The Cuckoo s Calling   101 Amazingly True Facts You Didn t Know

The Cuckoo s Calling 101 Amazingly True Facts You Didn t Know


  • Author : G Whiz
  • Publisher : 101BookFacts.com (pub-5999650418488591)
  • Release Date : 2014-02-01
  • Genre:
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781311226501


The Cuckoo s Calling 101 Amazingly True Facts You Didn t Know Book Description :

Did you know as a child, J.K Rowling wanted to change her name to ‘Ella Galbraith’, and thats where she took the surname of Galbraith from? Or, did you know after the indentity of the author was revealed, The Cuckoo's Calling shot to No 1 in the UK hardback fiction charts, selling 17,662 copies in seven days? What are the amazingly true facts behind The Cuckoo's Calling by Robert Galbraith? Do you want to know the golden nuggets of facts readers love? If you've enjoyed the book, then this will be a must read delight for you! Collected for readers everywhere are 101 book facts about the book & author that are fun, down-to-earth, and amazingly true to keep you laughing and learning as you read through the book! Tips & Tricks to Enhance Reading Expe...

The Darkest Evening
Score: 4
From 5 Ratings

The Darkest Evening


  • Author : Ann Cleeves
  • Publisher : Pan Macmillan
  • Release Date : 2020-09-03
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781509889532


The Darkest Evening Book Description :

DCI Vera Stanhope returns in The Darkest Evening, the ninth novel in Sunday Times bestseller Ann Cleeves' enduringly popular series. Driving home during a swirling blizzard, Vera Stanhope's only thought is to get there quickly. But the snow is so heavy, she becomes disoriented and loses her way. Ploughing on, she sees a car slewed off the road ahead of her. With the driver's door open, Vera assumes the driver has sought shelter but when she inspects the car she is shocked to find a young toddler strapped in the back seat. Afraid they will freeze, Vera takes the child and drives on, arriving at Brockburn, a run-down stately home she immediately recognizes as the house her father Hector grew up in. Inside Brockburn a party is in full swing, with music ...

The Hardest Path

The Hardest Path


  • Author : Matt Jardine
  • Publisher : Balboa Press
  • Release Date : 2016-12-22
  • Genre: Biography & Autobiography
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781504372206


The Hardest Path Book Description :

On the Japanese island of Shikoku, amidst mountains, coasts, and bamboo forests, lies one of the worlds most sacred trailsthe eighty-eight-temple pilgrimage. Inspired by Paulo Coelho (author of the Alchemist) and driven by dissatisfaction with the day-to-day grind, Matt Jardine embarks on a journey in search of answers to lifes great questions, mysteries that confound us all. Heartfelt, accessible, humorous, and profound, what he discovers is that the hardest path is rarely the one we walk outside, but the one we walk within....

The Cuckoo s Calling   True or False

The Cuckoo s Calling True or False


  • Author : G Whiz
  • Publisher : 101BookFacts.com (pub-5999650418488591)
  • Release Date : 2014-04-25
  • Genre:
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781498939317


The Cuckoo s Calling True or False Book Description :

Take the sample quiz below: True or False? Rowling chose K as the second initial of her pen name in honor of her paternal grandmother. True or False? Signed first edition copies of The Cuckoo's Calling are being sold on Amazon.com. True or False? Robert F. Kennedy is Rowling's hero, this is why she coined the name Robert. Do you know the answers to the questions above? Are you a fan of The Cuckoo's Calling by Robert Galbraith and J. K. Rowling? Would you like to have hours of entertainment and enjoyment about the book you love? If you've answered yes to any question above, get ready for a hip-new series that bring you FUN and EDUCATION at the same time! Gather around with family and friends and challenge one another with a series of questions ranging...

Troubled Blood

Troubled Blood


  • Author : Robert Galbraith
  • Publisher : Mulholland Books
  • Release Date : 2020-09-29
  • Genre:
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 0316498939


Troubled Blood Book Description :

TROUBLED BLOOD is the next thrilling instalment in the highly acclaimed, international bestselling series featuring Cormoran Strike and Robin Ellacott, written by J.K. Rowling under the pseudonym Robert Galbraith. Praise for the Strike series: "The work of a master storyteller" Daily Telegraph "A blistering piece of crime writing" Sunday Times "Unputdownable" Daily Express "Highly inventive storytelling" Guardian "Superb...an ingenious whodunnit" Sunday Mirror "Come for the twists and turns and stay for the beautifully drawn central relationship" Independent "Outrageously entertaining" Financial Times...

Lethal White
Score: 4
From 59 Ratings

Lethal White


  • Author : Robert Galbraith
  • Publisher : Little, Brown and Company
  • Release Date : 2018-09-18
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780316422741


Lethal White Book Description :

"Rowling's wizardry as a writer is on fulsome display" (USA Today) in this #1 New York Times bestseller from the international bestselling author Robert Galbraith. When Billy, a troubled young man, comes to private eye Cormoran Strike's office to ask for his help investigating a crime he thinks he witnessed as a child, Strike is left deeply unsettled. While Billy is obviously mentally distressed, and cannot remember many concrete details, there is something sincere about him and his story. But before Strike can question him further, Billy bolts from his office in a panic. Trying to get to the bottom of Billy's story, Strike and Robin Ellacott-once his assistant, now a partner in the agency-set off on a twisting trail that leads them through the backs...

The Silkworm  two chapter extract
Score: 3.5
From 3,290 Ratings

The Silkworm two chapter extract


  • Author : Robert Galbraith
  • Publisher : Hachette UK
  • Release Date : 2014-06-05
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780751558609


The Silkworm two chapter extract Book Description :

When novelist Owen Quine goes missing, his wife calls in private detective Cormoran Strike. At first, she just thinks he has gone off by himself for a few days - as he has done before - and she wants Strike to find him and bring him home. But as Strike investigates, it becomes clear that there is more to Quine's disappearance than his wife realises. The novelist has just completed a manuscript featuring poisonous pen-portraits of almost everyone he knows. If the novel were published it would ruin lives - so there are a lot of people who might want to silence him. And when Quine is found brutally murdered in bizarre circumstances, it becomes a race against time to understand the motivation of a ruthless killer, a killer unlike any he has encountered b...

The Cuckoo s Calling   101 Amazing Facts   Trivia King

The Cuckoo s Calling 101 Amazing Facts Trivia King


  • Author : G Whiz
  • Publisher : GWhizBooks.com
  • Release Date : 2014-05-23
  • Genre:
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  • ISBN 10 : 9781498913485


The Cuckoo s Calling 101 Amazing Facts Trivia King Book Description :

Get the bundle package of your favorite G Whiz titles and save! Did you know as a child, J.K Rowling wanted to change her name to ‘Ella Galbraith’, and thats where she took the surname of Galbraith from? Or, did you know after the indentity of the author was revealed, The Cuckoo's Calling shot to No 1 in the UK hardback fiction charts, selling 17,662 copies in seven days? What are the amazing facts of The Cuckoo's Calling by Robert Galbraith? Do you know the answers to the questions above? Laugh and learn with 101 Amazing Facts and take the True or False? or Trivia King Quiz Game Books to challenge yourself to a round of trivia ! For the first time, G Whiz Books is now available in bundle packages, bringing you FUN and EDUCATION simultaneously th...