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The very dead of winter.

Mary Hocking

The very dead of winter.

by Mary Hocking

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Published by Virago in London .
Written in English


The Physical Object
Pagination183p.
Number of Pages183
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17324282M
ISBN 101853817341
OCLC/WorldCa59848414

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The Very Dead of Winter by Mary Hocking A very appropriate title for this book; The Very Dead of Winter. Konrad is dying. His wife Florence wants to take him and have their two children, Nicholas & Anita, meet them at her sister, Sophia's home deep in the wood.4/5(2).

Mary Hocking has been a rather delightful discovery this year and The Very Dead of Winter is the fourth novel I have read. She is the kind of writer that will be appreciated by fans of Elizabeth Taylor and Barbara Pym, although she isnt exactly like either of them there are traits however her canvases are small, and her observations of people and family life acute/5.

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Print book: Fiction: EnglishView all editions and formats Summary: Old Konrad is dying at Christmas time, surrounded by his family, their deceptions and delusions.

The Dead of Winter is what Id call a real thriller mystery. The author has you quickly wrapped into the plot as you try to figure out who stole the baby. Characters are introduced, all interweaved and complex, adding to the mystery and making this book very hard to put down as the plot continues to unveil.4/5.

The Dead of Winter is horrorlicious. It's a scary book that actually scared me. Priestley does a great job of giving his novel a classic Gothic feel. A few times I had to remind myself that this book wasn't written in the 19th century.

The prose is classic and well-written. I loved it. The horror/5. The Dead of Winter by Rennie Airth is the 3rd book of the John Madden mystery series, set in WWII England. It's been 10 years since the events of the 2nd book, The Blood-Dimmed Tide.

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Parrish, does an incredible job of keeping the reader in complete and utter suspense. The book is set in Loon Lake, Michigan, at the beginning of December, /5(5). "The Dead of Winter," by Rennie Airth, focuses on a series of grisly murders that take place in different countries across the span of many years.

Following a prologue set in Paris just before the German occupation, Airth jumps to a bitterly cold London in The British hope that the "Luftwaffe had finally shot its bolt."Cited by: 2. Decemberand storm clouds hover once again over Europe. Josephine Tey and Archie Penrose gather with friends for a Cornish Christmas, but two strange and brutal deaths on St Michael's Mount - and the unexpected arrival of a world famous film star, in need of sanctuary - interrupt the festivities.

In the very dead of winter they assemble at a remote country cottage enveloped in snow. Mary Hocking has also written "Good Daughters, Indifferent Heroes", "Welcome Strangers" and "An Irrelevant Women". “The Dead of Winter is an interesting first book from an author who shows lots of promise and is the first in a series that looks to be very entertaining.” – Mieneke van der Salm, A Fantastical Librarian “This book was so good – a mix of the action I love, interesting characters, and a few kicks to the emotional gut.”.

In the very dead of winter they assemble at a remote country cottage enveloped by snow. Ostensibly they are celebrating Christmas, but festivities are marred by the presence of Konrad, who is dying. Florence, his manipulative wife, views Konrad's imminent death with annoyance; their two grown-up children bear the scars of this imperfect : Pan Macmillan.

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