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The red horse : a Billy Boyle World War II mystery / James R. Benn.

Benn, James R., (author.).

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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Homer Library.

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Homer Public Library F BENN BOYLE V.15 000156841 Fiction Place on copy / volume Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781641291002
  • ISBN: 1641291001
  • Physical Description: 317 pages ; 24 cm.
  • Publisher: New York, NY : Soho Crime, [2020]

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Summary, etc.:
"Just days after the Liberation of Paris, Billy and Kaz are brought to Saint Albans Convalescent Hospital in the English countryside. Kaz has been diagnosed with a heart condition, and Billy is dealing with emotional exhaustion and his recent methamphetamine abuse. Meanwhile, Billy's love, Diana Seaton, has been taken to Ravensbruck, the Nazi concentration camp for women, and Kaz's sister, Angelika, who he recently learned was alive and working with the Polish Underground, has also been captured and transported to Ravensbruck. This news is brought by (retired) British Major Cosgrove, whose asks Billy for help, unofficially, in solving what he thinks was the murder of a British agent recuperating at Saint Albans. The convalescent hospital is really a secret installation for those in the world of clandestine warfare to recover from wounds, physical and emotional. Some are allowed to leave; others are deemed security risks and are kept in virtual imprisonment. When a second body is found, it is evident that a killer has found his or her way into this high-security enclave"--Provided by publisher.
Subject: Boyle, Billy (Fictitious character) > Fiction.
World War, 1939-1945 > Fiction.
Hospitals, Convalescent > England > Fiction.
Murder > Investigation > Fiction.
Boyle, Billy (Fictitious character)
Hospitals, Convalescent.
Murder > Investigation.
England > Fiction.
Genre: Detective and mystery fiction.
Historical fiction.
War fiction.
Mystery fiction.
Historical fiction.
Detective and mystery fiction.
War fiction.