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The Silkworm


  • Author: Robert Galbraith
  • Release Date : 2014-06-19
  • Genre: Mysteries & Thrillers
  • File Size: 3730678 Bytes


In this "wonderfully entertaining" mystery (Harlan Coben, The New York Times Book Review), private investigator Cormoran Strike must track down a missing writer -- and a sinister killer bent on destruction. When novelist Owen Quine goes missing, his wife calls in private detective Cormoran Strike. At first, Mrs. Quine just thinks her husband 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, he discovers that Quine's disappearance is no coincidence. 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 -- meaning that almost everyone in his life would hav...

Thread Of The Silkworm


  • Author: Iris Chang
  • Release Date : 2008-08-06
  • Genre: Biology
  • File Size: 13933257 Bytes


The definitive biography of Tsien Hsue-Shen, the pioneer of the American space age who was mysteriously accused of being a communist, deported, and became -- to America's continuing chagrin -- the father of the Chinese missile program....

The Silkworm  two chapter extract
Score: 3.5
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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...

Thread Of The Silkworm
Score: 5
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Thread Of The Silkworm


  • Author : Iris Chang
  • Publisher : Basic Books
  • Release Date : 2008-08-06
  • Genre: Science
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 0786725656


Thread Of The Silkworm Book Description :

The definitive biography of Tsien Hsue-Shen, the pioneer of the American space age who was mysteriously accused of being a communist, deported, and became—to America’s continuing chagrin—the father of the Chinese missile program....

The Silkworm
Score: 3.5
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The Silkworm


  • Author : Robert Galbraith
  • Publisher : Mulholland Books
  • Release Date : 2014-06-19
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780316206914


The Silkworm Book Description :

Private investigator Cormoran Strike returns in a new mystery from Robert Galbraith, author of the #1 international bestseller The Cuckoo's Calling. When novelist Owen Quine goes missing, his wife calls in private detective Cormoran Strike. At first, Mrs. Quine just thinks her husband 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 realizes. The novelist has just completed a manuscript featuring poisonous pen-portraits of almost everyone he knows. If the novel were to be published, it would ruin lives--meaning that there are a lot of people who might want him silenced. When Quine is...

Thread Of The Silkworm
Score: 5
From 2 Ratings

Thread Of The Silkworm


  • Author : Iris Chang
  • Publisher : Basic Books
  • Release Date : 2008-08-06
  • Genre: Science
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 0786725656


Thread Of The Silkworm Book Description :

The definitive biography of Tsien Hsue-Shen, the pioneer of the American space age who was mysteriously accused of being a communist, deported, and became—to America’s continuing chagrin—the father of the Chinese missile program....

The Silkworm

The Silkworm


  • Author : Winsted Silk Co., Chicago
  • Publisher :
  • Release Date : 1915
  • Genre: Silk
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : CHI:087310062


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The Silkworm

The Silkworm


  • Author : Charles Valentine Riley
  • Publisher :
  • Release Date : 1879
  • Genre: Sericulture
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : HARVARD:32044107238495


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The Silkworm

The Silkworm


  • Author : Marco Girolamo Vida
  • Publisher :
  • Release Date : 1750
  • Genre: Latin, Neo-Latin poetry
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : NYPL:33433075863047


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Sophie the Silkworm

Sophie the Silkworm


  • Author : Rebecca Johnson
  • Publisher : The Rosen Publishing Group, Inc
  • Release Date : 2015-07-15
  • Genre: Juvenile Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781477755440


Sophie the Silkworm Book Description :

Readers will follow Sophie the silkworm as she spins the story of her magnificent metamorphosis. Sophie’s character is at once whimsical and relatable, sparking readers’ interest about her life cycle and role in her ecosystem. Information-rich text and accessible language introduce readers to a silkworm’s life stages, as corresponding photographs help readers visualize the process. Readers will delight in Sophie’s story of trying to prove how important her silk really is, while learning important facts about a silkworm’s habitat, anatomy, and uses. This volume supports elementary life science curricula in a fun and fascinating way....

The Silkworm   101 Amazing Facts You Didn t Know

The Silkworm 101 Amazing Facts You Didn t Know


  • Author : G Whiz
  • Publisher : GWhizBooks.com
  • Release Date : 2014-07-06
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  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781501404283


The Silkworm 101 Amazing Facts You Didn t Know Book Description :

What are the amazing facts of The Silkworm 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 Experience • Enter "G Whiz" after your favorite title to see if publication exists! ie) The Silkworm G Whiz • Enter "G Whiz 101" to search for entire catalogue! • Tell us what title you want next! • Combine your favorite titles to receive bundle coupons! • Submit a review and hop on the Wall of Contributors! “Get ready for f...