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Tears of the dragon [text (large print)] / Paula Gosling.

By: Gosling, Paula.
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookPublisher: Leicester : Charnwood, 2005Edition: Large print edition.Description: 404 pages (large print) ; 24 cm.Content type: text Media type: unmediated Carrier type: volumeISBN: 1843959089 (hbk.) :.Subject(s): Mafia -- Illinois -- Chicago -- Fiction | Mafia -- Fiction | Large type books | Chicago (Ill.) -- History -- 1875- -- FictionGenre/Form: Detective and mystery fiction. | Large type books.DDC classification: Large Print Subject: Imagine your worst fear. A fear that eats away at you - fear of death, of illness, of needles, of fire. Even of feelings. The people who live in Roxton know what it's like to live like that. But they have no choice. Emma Tate had lived with her fear of losing everything for more than two years. Her job is in jeopardy, her parents have been killed in a car crash, her life is collapsing around her. She, her husband and two friends attempt to seek peace in a luxury house in the countryside close to Roxton for two weeks. But the village of Roxton likes fear - it has a force within it which needs fear to sustain it and help it grow. And Emma and her companions cannot avoid becoming fearful.
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Elodie Brown overhears something disturbing when she is working late. Aware she is in the wrong place at the wrong time she flees. This is Prohibition-era Chicago, after all. The next day she discovers that a small-time importer has been killed. What if the killer saw Elodie?

Originally published: London: Allison & Busby, 2004.

Imagine your worst fear. A fear that eats away at you - fear of death, of illness, of needles, of fire. Even of feelings. The people who live in Roxton know what it's like to live like that. But they have no choice. Emma Tate had lived with her fear of losing everything for more than two years. Her job is in jeopardy, her parents have been killed in a car crash, her life is collapsing around her. She, her husband and two friends attempt to seek peace in a luxury house in the countryside close to Roxton for two weeks. But the village of Roxton likes fear - it has a force within it which needs fear to sustain it and help it grow. And Emma and her companions cannot avoid becoming fearful.

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