Dead to me

by Mary McCoy

Written in English
Published: Pages: 297 Downloads: 685
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Subjects:

  • Sisters,
  • Mystery and detective stories,
  • Fiction,
  • History

About the Edition

In 1948 Hollywood, a treacherous world of tough-talking private eyes, psychopathic movie stars, and troubled starlets, sixteen-year-old Alice tries to find a young runaway who is the sole witness to a beating that put her sister, Annie, in a coma.

Edition Notes

StatementMary McCoy
The Physical Object
Pagination297 pages
Number of Pages297
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL27178096M
ISBN 101423187121
ISBN 109781423187127
LC Control Number2014034653
OCLC/WorldCa903594512

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I really like how we got past the anger and into other emotions before it ended. The last part of the book is all about the fall out and consequences, giving us the most closure/5.

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Created by Liz Feldman. With Christina Applegate, Linda Cardellini, Sam McCarthy, Luke Roessler. A series about a powerful friendship that blossoms between a tightly wound widow and a free spirit with a shocking secret/10(K).

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Dead to Me written by Cath Staincliffe is an excellent introduction to a wonderful series which has been made into a very popular television detective series namely Scott and Bailey - Series 1 [DVD. I loved the book as a reader I was able to get a more personal look into the lives of Janet Scott and Rachel Bailey, not forgetting Jill/5(80).

About the Author Lesley Pearse's novels have sold over ten million copies worldwide and include, most recently, The Woman in the Wood, Dead to Me, Without a Trace, Survivor, Forgive Me and The Promise.

Lesley lives in Devon and has three daughters and four grandchildren/5(). Dead to Me is the first book in the Detective Kate Matthews series, and I'm embarrassed to say that it's been sitting on my shelf for almost a year. In an effort to get my life in order, I picked the book up last night, and quickly devoured it!4/5.

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Jen is quick to dismiss this idea, but Judy isn’t sure it’s bogus. Author and psychic medium Laura Lynne Jackson would agree with Judy. Dead to Me is described as a film noir book and this description is fitting. For adults, it will bring to mind the Roscoe "Fatty" Arbuckle scandal, but teens without knowledge of Hollywood lore will think of this as a Boardwalk Empire meets Sopranos-esque tale.-Charla Hollingsworth.—Author: Mary Mccoy.

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While attending a grief support group, she meets Judy (Linda. r/deadtome: A subreddit for the Netflix dark comedy series Dead To Me.

Anybody is welcome to comment about anything related to the series. Press J to jump to the feed. Press question mark to learn the rest of the keyboard shortcuts. Dead To Me is a genuinely fun book with a fresh and firmly tongue-in-cheek take on the idea of paranormal police.

The laughs are frequent as are the wry smiles. I'm looking forward to seeing what he does next."/5(54). She is the award-winning author of eight novels including: Benched, Living Rough, On Cue, RoomCutter Boy, Dead to Me, and Epic Fail.

Locked Up is her latest book. She was a Pacific Northwest Bookseller's Association Book Award Nominee for On Cue. Cristy lives in Surrey, British : Cristy Watson. Dead to Me was perfect for a four and a half hour flight. For me it's not just about the story it's about how the narrator tells it.

When reading a book you picture the characters and their voices in your head but I have to say a massive shout out to Emma Newman who has done a brilliant job of narrating this and really brought this story to.

Dead to Me by Anton Strout his first entry into the fabtastic world of urban fantasy. It's a fun read full of quick wit and pithy quips. I couldn't put it down, though I didn't thoroughly get into the book til the third chapter. I love the characters, especially Simon whose sarcasm and dry humor keep me chuckling and the story rolling.5/5(5).

I loved Dead To Me. This book has it all. Humor, mystery, angst and best of all more Tennyson and Ronan. Michael Pauley does an outstanding job of giving voice to these amazing characters.

He truly adds so much depth to this story. Dead To Me is a beautifully written romantic suspense novel. I can't wait for more!!!. ''Dead to Me'' is definitely one of the better novels from Lesley Pearse. As usually, it was very well-written, atmospheric and original. Characters were far from stereotypes.

The book contained several storylines, which were all exciting, and after I closed it I was very satisfied with how they ended. I highly recommend this novel/5().

Despite being from totally different backgrounds the girls become friends for life, or at least until events cause one of them to utter the words “You’re dead to me.” This is a typical Lesley Pearse book as she weaves the story and the characters through the course of their lives taking us along on an emotional roller-coaster.

Dead to me is based on a different supernatural ability – psychometry, the ability to see the history of an object when it is touched.

This was refreshing. I am an urban fantasy enthusiast and it was a great change from vampires, zombies, fairies, werewolves, and sirens.

Get this from a library. Dead to me. [Lesley Pearse] -- When Ruby and Verity met as girls they came from different worlds. Verity was privately educated, living in a beautiful Hampstead home, while Ruby was being raised in extreme poverty.

Nevertheless. Get this from a library. Dead to me. [Anton Strout] -- Psychometry-the power to touch an object and divine information about its history has meant a life of petty crime for Simon Canderous, but now he's gone over to the good side.

At New York's. "Dark, hypnotic and immersive. Dead To Her is beautifully written and full of Pinborough’s trademark twists - sultry and seductive as its Savannah setting. I loved it." Harriet Tyce "Some writers you drop everything for. You wait for their books because, in the best possible way, you just don’t know what you’re going to : HarperCollins Publishers.About Dead To Me.

A new urban fantasy featuring a man working on the right side of law-with talents that come from left field. Psychometry-the power to touch an object and divine information about its history-has meant a life of petty crime for Simon .Dead to Me by Lesley Pearse (first published in by Penguin Random House) Dead to me, I’m now almost ashamed to admit, was my very first Lesley Pearse novel and I wish it wasn’t!

I was instantly drawn in by two vastly different characters who were equally interesting and likeable.