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The Lighthouse (Adam Dalgliesh, Bk 13)
The Lighthouse - Adam Dalgliesh, Bk 13
Author: 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 distingui...  more »
ISBN-13: 9780770430009
ISBN-10: 0770430007
Publication Date: 11/28/2006
Pages: 560
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  • Currently 3.3/5 Stars.
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3.3 stars, based on 2 ratings
Publisher: Seal Books
Book Type: Mass Market Paperback
Other Versions: Hardcover, Audio Cassette, Audio CD
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reviewed The Lighthouse (Adam Dalgliesh, Bk 13) on + 67 more book reviews
Helpful Score: 3
I've read other Dalgleish mysteries, and I think this one is the best of all. I loved the setting (a secluded island with a lot of class), I loved the many characters, and I loved the mystery.
reviewed The Lighthouse (Adam Dalgliesh, Bk 13) on + 8 more book reviews
Helpful Score: 2
Suspenseful murder mystery ... a bit reminiscent of Agatha Christie in that all the suspects are isolated on an island together.
reviewed The Lighthouse (Adam Dalgliesh, Bk 13) on + 6 more book reviews
Helpful Score: 2
My boss's wife gave this one to me. She enjoys murder mysteries like this one, but I do not. I read it anyway because she asked me to. I wish the author did more to develop the main characters, but it was still a decent read.
reviewed The Lighthouse (Adam Dalgliesh, Bk 13) on + 56 more book reviews
Helpful Score: 1
fast moving - easy read
reviewed The Lighthouse (Adam Dalgliesh, Bk 13) on + 8 more book reviews
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a very pleasing read although not her best...less focus on Dalgliesh and more on his team members
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