The Lighthouse (Adam Dalgliesh Series #13) by P. D. James, Paperback

The Lighthouse (Adam Dalgliesh Series #13) by P. D. James, Paperback

A subtle and powerful work of contemporary fiction. Combe Island off the Cornish coast has a bloodstained history of piracy and cruelty but now, privately...

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ISBN-13:9780307275738
Publisher:Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group
Publication date:10/10/2006
Series:Adam Dalgliesh Series , #13
Pages:400
Sales rank:354,042
Product dimensions: 5.19(w) x 7.92(h) x 0.81(d)
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The Lighthouse (Adam Dalgliesh Series #13) by P. D. James

A subtle and powerful work of contemporary fiction.

Combe Island off the Cornish coast has a bloodstained history of piracy and cruelty but now, privately owned, it offers respite to over-stressed men and women in positions of high authority who require privacy and guaranteed security. But the peace of Combe is violated when one of the distinguished visitors is bizarrely murdered.

Commander Adam Dalgliesh is called in to solve the mystery quickly and discreetly, but at a difficult time for him and his depleted team. Dalgliesh is uncertain about his future with Emma Lavenham, the woman he loves; Detective Inspector Kate Miskin has her own emotional problems…