Death of an Artist: A Mystery

Book Cover
Average Rating
Publisher:
Varies, see individual formats and editions
Pub. Date:
2012
Language:
English
Description
A small Oregon town is rocked by a wheels-within-wheels case of art, fraud, and murder.
More Details
ISBN:
9781481590150
Also in this Series
More Like This
Reviews from GoodReads
Loading GoodReads Reviews.
Staff View

Grouping Information

Grouped Work ID 328a87e0-badf-e8b0-ee67-995d70f21c3c
full_title death of an artist
author wilhelm kate
grouping_category book
lastUpdate 2017-11-19 19:49:06PM

Solr Details

accelerated_reader_interest_level
accelerated_reader_point_value 0
accelerated_reader_reading_level 0
auth_author2 MacDuffie, Carrington, 1958-
author Wilhelm, Kate.
author2-role MacDuffie, Carrington,1958-|Narrator, hoopla digital.
author_display Wilhelm, Kate
detailed_location_arlington hoopla
display_description

In Kate Wilhelm's latest crime novel, a small Oregon town is rocked by a wheels-within-wheels case of art, fraud, and murder.

Silver Bay, Oregon, a small coastal resort town of under a thousand residents, is home to three generations of women: Marnie, the long-widowed owner of a small gift shop; Van, her granddaughter who is about to graduate from medical school; and Stef, mercurial and difficult, a brilliant artist who refuses to sell her work. When Stef discovers that Dale Oliver—the latest husband/paramour in a very long line—is trying to sell her work behind her back, she puts a stop to it and threatens to do the same to him. Shortly thereafter, Stef dies in an accident in her studio, and Dale shows up with a signed contract granting him the right to sell her work. Convinced that Stef was murdered to steal her artwork, Marie and Van, grandmother and granddaughter, decide to do whatever is necessary to see that Dale doesn't get away with any of it. This includes enlisting the help of the new stranger in town, Tony, a former New York City cop who might be the only one who can prove it was murder and bring the killer to justice.

format_arlington eAudio, eAudiobook
format_category_arlington Audio Books, eBook
id 328a87e0-badf-e8b0-ee67-995d70f21c3c
isbn 9781481590150
item_details external_econtent:ils:.b14910354||hoopla|Online|eAudio|Audio Books|1|false|true|hoopla||https://www.hoopladigital.com/title/10024244||Available Online||qafea||, overdrive:f254431f-1800-4b9d-b1ec-8758ba1e955b|-1|Online OverDrive Collection|Online OverDrive|eAudiobook|Audio Books|2|false|true|OverDrive|||OverDrive MP3 Audiobook,OverDrive Listen|Available Online||||
itype_arlington , eCollection
lexile_score -1
literary_form Fiction
literary_form_full Fiction
local_callnumber_arlington Online, Online OverDrive
owning_library_arlington Arlington Public Library Online, Aurora Hills Online, Central Online, Cherrydale Online, Columbia Pike Online, Connection Crystal City Online, Detention Center Online, Glencarlyn Online, Local History Online, Plaza Online, Shirlington Online, Westover Online
primary_isbn 9781481590150
publishDate 2012
record_details external_econtent:ils:.b14910354|eAudio|Audio Books|Unabridged.|English||2012|1 online resource (1 audio file (8hr., 01 min.)) : digital., overdrive:f254431f-1800-4b9d-b1ec-8758ba1e955b|eAudiobook|Audio Books||English|Blackstone Audio|2012|
recordtype grouped_work
scoping_details_arlington external_econtent:ils:.b14910354||Available Online|Available Online|false|true|false|false|false|true||||, overdrive:f254431f-1800-4b9d-b1ec-8758ba1e955b|-1|Available Online|Available Online|false|true|true|false|false|false||||
subject_facet Artists -- Crimes against -- Fiction, Murder -- Investigation -- Fiction, Oregon -- Fiction
title_display Death of an Artist
title_full Death of an Artist A Mystery, Death of an artist [electronic resource] / Kate Wilhelm
title_short Death of an Artist
title_sub A Mystery
topic_facet Fiction, Mystery