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ISBN: 0333780639 / ISBN-13: 9780333780633

In a Dry Season

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During a blistering summer, drought has depleted Thornfield Reservoir, uncovering the remains of a small village called Hobb's End - hidden from view ... Show synopsis

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  • In a Dry Season (Macmillan) – Hardcover (2000)
    by Peter Robinson

    In a Dry Season

    Hardcover, Macmillan
    2000
    English
    464 pages

    ISBN: 0333780639
    ISBN-13: 9780333780633

    During a blistering summer, drought has depleted Thornfield Reservoir, uncovering the remains of a small village called Hobb's End - hidden from view for over 40 years. For a curious young boy, this resurfaced hamlet has become a magical playground ...until he unearths a human skeleton. Detective Chief Inspector Alan Banks is given the impossible task of identifying the victim - a woman who lived in a place that no longer exists, whose former residents are scattered to the winds. Anyone else might throw in the towel, but ... Show more

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Overall customer rating: 3.000
marshmallowmom

Interesting plot

by marshmallowmom on Mar 1, 2008

The plot was interesting and the mystery was done well. It wasn't a bad book for an afternoon read but something about the characters just didn't come off well. I can't quite put my finger on it but I couldn't get all the way in to it.

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