The Silkworm

📒The Silkworm by Robert Galbraith

Book Title : The Silkworm
Author : Robert Galbraith
Publisher : Hachette UK
Release Date : 2014-06-19
Pages : 464
ISBN : 9781405514972
Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

The Silkworm Summary : 'Teems with sly humour, witty asides and intelligence ... A pleasure to read' TIMES ----- Now a major BBC drama: The Strike series When novelist Owen Quine goes missing, his wife calls in private detective Cormoran Strike. At first, she just thinks he has gone off by himself for a few days - as he has done before - and she wants Strike to find him and bring him home. But as Strike investigates, it becomes clear that there is more to Quine's disappearance than his wife realises. The novelist has just completed a manuscript featuring poisonous pen-portraits of almost everyone he knows. If the novel were published it would ruin lives - so there are a lot of people who might want to silence him. And when Quine is found brutally murdered in bizarre circumstances, it becomes a race against time to understand the motivation of a ruthless killer, a killer unlike any he has encountered before . . . A compulsively readable crime novel with twists at every turn, The Silkworm is the second in the highly acclaimed series featuring Cormoran Strike and his determined young assistant Robin Ellacott. *** The latest book in the thrilling Strike series, LETHAL WHITE is out now! *** ----- PRAISE FOR THE STRIKE SERIES: 'One of the most unique and compelling detectives I've come across in years' MARK BILLINGHAM 'The work of a master storyteller' DAILY TELEGRAPH 'Unputdownable. . . Irresistible' SUNDAY TIMES 'Will keep you up all night' OBSERVER 'A thoroughly enjoyable classic' PETER JAMES, SUNDAY EXPRESS

Book Title : The Silkworm two chapter extract
Author : Robert Galbraith
Publisher : Hachette UK
Release Date : 2014-06-05
Pages : 32
ISBN : 9780751558609
Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

The Silkworm two chapter extract Summary : When novelist Owen Quine goes missing, his wife calls in private detective Cormoran Strike. At first, she just thinks he has gone off by himself for a few days - as he has done before - and she wants Strike to find him and bring him home. But as Strike investigates, it becomes clear that there is more to Quine's disappearance than his wife realises. The novelist has just completed a manuscript featuring poisonous pen-portraits of almost everyone he knows. If the novel were published it would ruin lives - so there are a lot of people who might want to silence him. And when Quine is found brutally murdered in bizarre circumstances, it becomes a race against time to understand the motivation of a ruthless killer, a killer unlike any he has encountered before . . . A compulsively readable crime novel with twists at every turn, The Silkworm is the second in the highly acclaimed series featuring Cormoran Strike and his determined young assistant Robin Ellacott.

📒The Silkworm by Robert Galbraith

Book Title : The Silkworm
Author : Robert Galbraith
Publisher : Mulholland Books
Release Date : 2014-06-19
Pages : 464
ISBN : 9780316206914
Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

The Silkworm Summary : Private investigator Cormoran Strike returns in a new mystery from Robert Galbraith, author of the #1 international bestseller The Cuckoo's Calling. When novelist Owen Quine goes missing, his wife calls in private detective Cormoran Strike. At first, Mrs. Quine just thinks her husband has gone off by himself for a few days--as he has done before--and she wants Strike to find him and bring him home. But as Strike investigates, it becomes clear that there is more to Quine's disappearance than his wife realizes. The novelist has just completed a manuscript featuring poisonous pen-portraits of almost everyone he knows. If the novel were to be published, it would ruin lives--meaning that there are a lot of people who might want him silenced. When Quine is found brutally murdered under bizarre circumstances, it becomes a race against time to understand the motivation of a ruthless killer, a killer unlike any Strike has encountered before... A compulsively readable crime novel with twists at every turn, THE SILKWORM is the second in the highly acclaimed series featuring Cormoran Strike and his determined young assistant, Robin Ellacott.

Book Title : Thread Of The Silkworm
Author : Iris Chang
Publisher : Basic Books
Release Date : 2008-08-06
Pages : 352
ISBN : 0786725656
Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

Thread Of The Silkworm Summary : The definitive biography of Tsien Hsue-Shen, the pioneer of the American space age who was mysteriously accused of being a communist, deported, and became—to America’s continuing chagrin—the father of the Chinese missile program.

📒Career Of Evil by Robert Galbraith

Book Title : Career of Evil
Author : Robert Galbraith
Publisher : Mulholland Books
Release Date : 2015-10-20
Pages : 464
ISBN : 9780316349925
Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

Career of Evil Summary : When a mysterious package is delivered to Robin Ellacott, she is horrified to discover that it contains a woman's severed leg. Her boss, private detective Cormoran Strike, is less surprised but no less alarmed. There are four people from his past who he thinks could be responsible--and Strike knows that any one of them is capable of sustained and unspeakable brutality. With the police focusing on the one suspect Strike is increasingly sure is not the perpetrator, he and Robin take matters into their own hands, and delve into the dark and twisted worlds of the other three men. But as more horrendous acts occur, time is running out for the two of them... Career of Evil is the third in the highly acclaimed series featuring private detective Cormoran Strike and his assistant Robin Ellacott. A fiendishly clever mystery with unexpected twists around every corner, it is also a gripping story of a man and a woman at a crossroads in their personal and professional lives.

Book Title : The Empress and the Silkworm
Author : Lily Toy Hong
Publisher : Albert Whitman and Company
Release Date : 1995-01-01
Pages : 32
ISBN : 0807520098
Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

The Empress and the Silkworm Summary : Recounts the Chinese legend of how the first silk cloth was made when the young Chinese empress Si Ling-Chi learns through a dream that the shining strands from a cocoon can be woven into fabric.

Book Title : The Noble Spanish Soldier
Author : Thomas Dekker
Publisher : tredition
Release Date : 2012-02-07
Pages : 121
ISBN : 9783847206927
Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

The Noble Spanish Soldier Summary : This book is part of the TREDITION CLASSICS series. The creators of this series are united by passion for literature and driven by the intention of making all public domain books available in printed format again - worldwide. At tredition we believe that a great book never goes out of style. Several mostly non-profit literature projects provide content to tredition. To support their good work, tredition donates a portion of the proceeds from each sold copy. As a reader of a TREDITION CLASSICS book, you support our mission to save many of the amazing works of world literature from oblivion.

📒The Cuckoo S Calling by Robert Galbraith

Book Title : The Cuckoo s Calling
Author : Robert Galbraith
Publisher : Mulholland Books
Release Date : 2018-05-29
Pages : 480
ISBN : 031648637X
Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

The Cuckoo s Calling Summary : The #1 international bestseller, soon to be a major TV series for HBO "One of the best books of the year." - USA Today "Robert Galbraith has written a highly entertaining book... Strike and his now-permanent assistant Robin... have become a team--a team whose further adventures the reader cannot help eagerly awaiting." - Michiko Kakutani, New York Times After losing his leg to a land mine in Afghanistan, Cormoran Strike is barely scraping by as a private investigator. He's down to one client, and risks losing even his office--where, after breaking up with his longtime girlfriend, he's currently living. Then John Bristow walks through his door with an amazing story. His sister, the legendary supermodel Lula Landry, known to her friends as the Cuckoo, famously fell to her death a few months earlier in a seeming suicide. The case plunges Strike into the world of multimillionaire beauties, rock-star boyfriends, and desperate designers, and introduces him to every variety of pleasure, enticement, seduction, and delusion known to man. Introducing Cormoran Strike, The Cuckoo's Calling is the acclaimed first crime novel by J.K. Rowling writing under the pseudonym Robert Galbraith, soon to be a major TV series for HBO.

📒J K Rowling by Jennifer Hunsicker

Book Title : J K Rowling
Author : Jennifer Hunsicker
Publisher : Capstone
Release Date : 2016-08
Pages : 32
ISBN : 9781515713289
Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

J K Rowling Summary : Discusses the life and work of author J.K. Rowling.

📒Silkworm by Ron Fridell

Book Title : Silkworm
Author : Ron Fridell
Publisher : Heinemann-Raintree Library
Release Date : 2009
Pages : 32
ISBN : 1432925288
Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

Silkworm Summary : Simple text and illustrations describe the growth, behavior, and predators of silkworms, and explain each stage of their development.