The word is murder. bk. 1 [large print] : Daniel Hawthorne series
The word is murder. bk. 1 [large print] : Daniel Hawthorne series

Horowitz, Anthony, 1955- author.


First HarperLuxe edition.

Physical Description
460 pages (large print) ; 23 cm

Daniel Hawthorne ; bk. 1.

General Note
"Originally published in Great Britain in 2017 by Penguin Random House UK"--Title page verso.

When a wealthy woman is found murdered after planning her own funeral service, disgraced police detective Daniel Hawthorne and his sidekick, author Anthony Horowitz, investigate.
London. Diana Cowper, wealthy mother of a famous actor, goes to a funeral parlor to plan her own service. Six hours later she is found dead, strangled with a curtain cord in her own home. Disgraced police detective Daniel Hawthorne, a brilliant, eccentric investigator, is assigned to the case. Hawthorne decides he needs a ghost writer to document his life; a Watson to his Holmes. He chooses Anthony Horowitz. Drawn in against his will, Horowitz soon finds himself a the center of a story he cannot control.

Murder -- Investigation -- Fiction.
Private investigators -- Fiction.
Authors -- Fiction.
Secrecy -- Fiction.
Large type books.
Ghostwriters -- Fiction.
Detective and mystery fiction.
Thrillers (Fiction).
Mystery fiction.

Geographic Term
London (England) -- Fiction.

LibraryCollectionMaterial TypeCall NumberStatus
Santa Clara BranchLarge Print - FictionLarge Print - FictionF HorowitzChecked In