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The Resource Whispers in the reading room : a Chicago World's Fair mystery, Shelley Gray

Whispers in the reading room : a Chicago World's Fair mystery, Shelley Gray

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Whispers in the reading room : a Chicago World's Fair mystery
Title
Whispers in the reading room
Title remainder
a Chicago World's Fair mystery
Statement of responsibility
Shelley Gray
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Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Just months after the closure of the Chicago World's Fair, librarian Lydia Bancroft finds herself fascinated by a mysterious dark-haired and dark-eyed patron. He has never given her his name; he actually never speaks to a single person. All she knows about him is that he loves books as much as she does ... Lydia and Sebastian form a fragile friendship, but when she discovers that Mr. Marks isn't merely a very wealthy gentleman, but also the proprietor of an infamous saloon and gambling club, she is shocked"--Page 4 of cover
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Gray, Shelley Shepard
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
Series statement
The Chicago World's Fair mysteries
Series volume
3
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Librarians
  • Man-woman relationships
  • Murder
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Whispers in the reading room : a Chicago World's Fair mystery, Shelley Gray
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"Lydia's job at the library is her world-until a mysterious patron catches her eye ... and perhaps her heart. Just months after the closure of the Chicago World's Fair, librarian Lydia Bancroft finds herself fascinated by a mysterious dark-haired and dark-eyed patron. He has never given her his name; he actually never speaks to a single person. All she knows about him is that he loves books as much as she does.Only when he rescues her in the lobby of the Hartman Hotel does she discover that his name is Sebastian Marks. She also discovers that he lives at the top of the prestigious hotel and that most everyone in Chicago is intrigued by him. Lydia and Sebastian form a fragile friendship, but when she discovers that Mr. Marks isn't merely a very wealthy gentleman but also the proprietor of an infamous saloon and gambling club, she is shocked. Lydia insists on visiting the club one fateful night and is suddenly a suspect in a murder. She must determine who she can trust, who is innocent, and if Sebastian-the man so many people fear-is actually everything her heart believes him to be"--publisher
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volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn907181409
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
344 pages
Isbn
9780310338499
Lccn
2015020309
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780310338499
  • (OCoLC)907181409
  • (Sirsi) b13663409
Label
Whispers in the reading room : a Chicago World's Fair mystery, Shelley Gray
Publication
Copyright
Note
"Lydia's job at the library is her world-until a mysterious patron catches her eye ... and perhaps her heart. Just months after the closure of the Chicago World's Fair, librarian Lydia Bancroft finds herself fascinated by a mysterious dark-haired and dark-eyed patron. He has never given her his name; he actually never speaks to a single person. All she knows about him is that he loves books as much as she does.Only when he rescues her in the lobby of the Hartman Hotel does she discover that his name is Sebastian Marks. She also discovers that he lives at the top of the prestigious hotel and that most everyone in Chicago is intrigued by him. Lydia and Sebastian form a fragile friendship, but when she discovers that Mr. Marks isn't merely a very wealthy gentleman but also the proprietor of an infamous saloon and gambling club, she is shocked. Lydia insists on visiting the club one fateful night and is suddenly a suspect in a murder. She must determine who she can trust, who is innocent, and if Sebastian-the man so many people fear-is actually everything her heart believes him to be"--publisher
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn907181409
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
344 pages
Isbn
9780310338499
Lccn
2015020309
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780310338499
  • (OCoLC)907181409
  • (Sirsi) b13663409

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