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The crocodile bird

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IL: UG - BL: 5.7 - AR Pts: 18
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A mother and a daughter live quietly in the rustic gatehouse of Shrove House, an isolated British estate. Their life seems perfectly ordinary except that daughter Liza has been kept isolated from the outside world for all of her sixteen years. And that he has seen her beautiful mother commit murder... more than once. Now, as the police come searching for a missing man, Liza's sheltered, strange world begins to fall apart. Piece by piece she will reveal her mother's tale of betrayal, desire, and obsession. Step-by-step we discover how much like mother, like daughter she is. From the Paperback edition.
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9780440218654
9781453211038
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UG
Level 5.7, 18 Points
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Grouped Work ID 3c97dbe6-c820-2f92-7af2-f44225613591
Grouping Title crocodile bird
Grouping Author rendell ruth
Grouping Category book
Last Grouping Update 2018-05-02 04:21:37AM
Last Indexed 2018-07-21 04:16:38AM

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author Rendell, Ruth, 1930-2015.
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display_description A young woman, sheltered from the outside world, comes to terms with her deluded, murderous mother-and what she must do to survive When the police come to the door at the gatehouse of a remote British estate, sixteen-year-old Liza and her mother know that their lives are about to change forever. After all, Liza watched her mother kill a man-well, more than just one. Having lived as a virtual hermit on the estate, Liza knows nothing of the outside world, but she sets off to find her way with the help of a newly won lover. As she learns about those around her, she begins to discover herself-and just how alike she and her mother might be. Rendell carefully unravels this tale of an obsessive bond between mother and daughter and of hope for a new life in a strange land.
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publishDate 1994, 2010
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subject_facet Electronic books, Mothers and daughters -- Fiction, Mystery fiction, Psychological fiction
title_display The crocodile bird
title_full The crocodile bird / Ruth Rendell, The crocodile bird [electronic resource] / Ruth Rendell
title_short The crocodile bird
topic_facet Electronic books, Mothers and daughters