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Cemetery Road : a novel / Greg Iles.

Iles, Greg, (author.).

Available copies

  • 6 of 127 copies available at NC Cardinal.

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169 current holds with 127 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Albert Carlton - Cashiers Community Library F ILES (Text) 39493108434871 Adult New Fiction Checked out 03/27/2019
Alexander Main Library F Iles (Text) 34269001234054 Adult Fiction In process -
Alleghany Public Library F ILES (Text) 30664100292876 Adult New Fiction Checked out 03/27/2019
Ashe County Public Library F ILE (Text) 50503300436286 Adult New Fiction Checked out 04/04/2019
Bethlehem Branch F Iles (Text) 34269000196577 Adult Fiction In process -
Black Mountain Library F ILE (Text) 0020512151539 Adult New Fiction On holds shelf -
Braswell Memorial Main Library FIC Iles (Text) 37807000009107 Adult Fiction In transit -
Broadway Branch FIC ILES (Text) 33262003258402 New Materials-Books Checked out 03/28/2019
Bunn Branch F/Iles (Text) 20272152 Adult New Fiction Checked out 03/25/2019
Canton Library F Iles (Text) 33115007666656 Adult New Fiction Checked out 03/25/2019
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Record details

  • ISBN: 9780062824615
  • ISBN: 0062824619
  • ISBN: 9780062824622
  • ISBN: 0062824627
  • Physical Description: 590 pages ; 24 cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York : William Morrow, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers, [2019]

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Summary, etc.:
When Marshall McEwan left his hometown at age eighteen, he vowed never to return. The trauma that drove him away ultimately spurred him to become one of the most successful journalists in Washington D.C. But just as the political chaos in the nation's capital lifts him to new heights, Marshall is forced to return home in spite of his boyhood vow. His father is dying, his mother is struggling to keep the family newspaper from failing, and the town is in the midst of an economic rebirth that might be built upon crimes that reach into the state capitol--and perhaps even to Washington. More disturbing still, Marshall's high school sweetheart, Jet, has married into the family of Max Matheson, patriarch of one of the families that rule Bienville through a shadow organization called the Bienville Poker Club. When archeologist Buck McKibben is murdered at a construction site, Bienville is thrown into chaos. The ensuing homicide investigation is soon derailed by a second crime that rocks the community to its core. Power broker Max Matheson's wife has been shot dead in her own bed, and the only other person in it at the time was her husband, Max. Stranger still, Max demands that his daughter-on-law, Jet, defend him in court. As a journalist, Marshall knows all too well how the corrosive power of money and politics can sabotage investigations. Without telling a soul, he joins forces with Jet, who has lived for fifteen years at the heart of Max Matheson's family, and begins digging into both murders. With Jet walking the dangerous road of an inside informer, they soon uncover a web of criminal schemes that undergird the town's recent success. But these crimes pale in comparison to the secret at the heart of the Matheson family. When those who have remained silent for years dare to speak to Marshall, pressure begins to build like water against a crumbling dam. Marshall loses friends, family members, and finally even Jet, for no one in Bienville seems willing to endure the reckoning that the Poker Club has long deserved. And by the time Marshall grasps the long-buried truth, he would give almost anything not to have to face it.
Subject: Journalists > Fiction.
Murder > Investigation > Fiction.
Criminal investigation > Fiction.
Corruption > Fiction.
Secrecy > Fiction.
Homecoming > Fiction.
Mississippi > Fiction.
Genre: Thrillers (Fiction)
Suspense fiction.

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